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OWS 900 Men's 5/2 mm Cold Water Neoprene Shorty Swimming Wetsuit

Ref :
8491643
Key feature
Swimming suit designed with 3 mm neoprene on the torso, 5 mm on the legs and 2 mm on the shoulders, for excellent buoyancy and freedom of movement.
Users reviews
2.7 / 5 10 ratings
from
£119.99£79.99*

Products benefits

Freedom of movement
2 mm neoprene shoulders enabling free shoulder rotation
Optimum temperature
3 mm neoprene on the torso for swimming in water between 14°C and 17°C
Buoyancy
5 mm / 3 mm / 2 mm neoprene for optimal buoyancy
Pockets
2 non-watertight inner pockets for small items
Easy opening / closing
Front zip opening.
Hydrodynamics
Full Glide-Skin neoprene: to minimise water drag

Features

COMPOSITION
Main fabric : 80.0% Rubber - Chloropren (CR) - Neopren, Main fabric : 20.0% Polyester (PES)
Designed to
for swimmers who practice outdoors in water between 14°C and 17°C and who practice swim and run.
Guarantee
2 years

Advice

Storage Tips
Store swim suit in a dry place.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Recommendations for use:
To avoid rubbing at the neck and other areas, apply Vaseline or a mixture of 50% Vaseline and 50% Lanolin.
Fitting advice:
The Glide-Skin fabric used in this suit is very soft and stretchy, but also more fragile. When putting it on, do not use your nails and do not stretch too violently, put your arms and legs in gradually.
ECO DESIGN
LIMESTONE NEOPRENE Neoprene produced from limestone extracted from the earth to replace petrochemicals. ECO CARBON BLACK CARBON BLACK, one of the key ingredients of neoprene, can now be obtained by pyrolysis of used tyres. This reduces energy consumption and CO2 emissions by 72%. RECYCLED POLYESTER The fabric inside is woven with polyester thread made from recycled plastic bottles. 1 wetsuit = 45 plastic bottles

Users reviews

2.7 / 5 10 ratings
4 users recommended this product
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  • 15 June 2018
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    Did Not Fit

    I don't have experience with wetsuits and this one had a very reasonable price. The wetsuit itself was OK and the rubber on the thighs was really good.

    Unfortunately the size chart on the website did not match me and I had to return it. I'm currently waiting for a larger one.

  • Man
    40-49 years old
    29 October 2018
    Use since 2 to 8 weeks
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    Sehr Gut

    Sehr gut brauchbarer Schwimmneo, hält totz kurzer Beine gut warm und behindert selbst beim Brustschwimmen nur minimal, kann ich wirklich nur empfehlen und benutze ich bis jetzt ( Mitte Okt./ bei 14/15Grad Wasser) selbst...

  • Man
    30-39 years old
    24 October 2018
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    Très bon rapport qualité/prix, chaude mais rigide

    Le guide de taille me conseillait plutôt une taille 36. J'ai opté pour la 38 qui était adaptée. La 40 aurait pu être adaptée pour une pratique Swimrun (rangement ventral ravitaillement, confort accrue sur les parties course à pied avec une taille plus grande...).

    Positif : Produit que j'ai trouvé d'un très bon rapport qualité/prix. Acheté pour ne pas avoir froid et je n'ai pas eu froid lors d'un swimrun long (nage entrecoupée pour un total de 8 km pendant 3h dans une eau à 17-18°C). Pas d'irritation ressentie (légère au niveau du col mais faible).

    Point négatif : le tissu néoprène utilisé est rigide. Ce qui accentue la fatigue musculaire lors des longues natations. La coupe des manches au niveau des avants bras est large. Peu de poches et petites. Difficile à retirer et enfiler, des manches amovibles permettrait peut-être de faciliter cela.

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