Forget stinging eyes, sagging swimsuits and painfully tight hats

Forget stinging eyes, sagging swimsuits and painfully tight hats. Modern swimming technology has gone further. Here we select five of the best new products

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Sutton Swimwear Mirror OPT1200 safety glasses

£ 24, prescription- swimming- glasses.nl

Not being able to wear your contact lenses while swimming has always been a disadvantage for people with less than perfect vision. These googles, which you order online, and which fill in the details of your recipe, are comfortable and stylish.

EXPERT VERDICT: “Swimming in contact lenses is dangerous because it significantly increases the risk of eye infection,” says Sheraz Daya, medical director of the Center for Sight in London. & # 39; These inexpensive glasses are a very useful option. & # 39;

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Not being able to wear your contact lenses while swimming has always been a disadvantage for people with less than perfect vision

Not being able to wear your contact lenses while swimming has always been a disadvantage for people with less than perfect vision

MP by Michael Phelps Kuta women's swimsuit

£ 35.99, wiggle.co.uk

Ordinary swimmers will be familiar with & # 39; saggy costume syndrome & # 39 ;, when chlorine and constant washing combine to weaken fabric products, making the costume transparent when stretched. The fast-drying, 100 percent polyester range from Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps promises to withstand more than 200 hours in chlorinated water.

EXPERT VERDICT: Claire Harrison, a swimming instructor and founder of Swimming Rocks swimming school says: & # 39; This swimsuit ticks all the boxes. It would work well for the recreational swimmer up to those who undertake a triathlon. "

Regular swimmers will be familiar with false costume syndrome when chlorine and constant washing come together to weaken tissue types, making the costume transparent when stretched

Regular swimmers will be familiar with false costume syndrome when chlorine and constant washing come together to weaken tissue types, making the costume transparent when stretched

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Ordinary swimmers will be familiar with & # 39; saggy costume syndrome & # 39 ;, when chlorine and constant washing combine to weaken tissue tags, making the costume transparent when stretched

Snugpak head-to-toe travel towel

£ 19.95, snugpak.com

Made from super-absorbent, quick-drying microfiber (a polyester and Lycra blend), this soft towel is incredibly light, despite being about the size of a bath towel. An antibacterial treatment means that it does not smell – even if it cannot be washed.

EXPERT VERDICT: Claire Harrison says: & # 39; There are other quick-drying towels out there, but these stand out due to the use of intelligent antibacterial properties that really work. & # 39;

Made from super-absorbent, quick-drying microfiber (a polyester and Lycra blend) this soft towel is incredibly light, despite being about the size of a bath towel
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Made from super-absorbent, quick-drying microfiber (a polyester and Lycra blend) this soft towel is incredibly light, despite being about the size of a bath towel

Made from super-absorbent, quick-drying microfiber (a polyester and Lycra blend) this soft towel is incredibly light, despite being about the size of a bath towel

NABAIJI Silicone 500 Mesh swim cap

£ 5.99, decathlon.co.uk

Using a mix of polyester and Lycra covered with waterproof silicone, this is meant to be easier to blend in and keep the hair dry.

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EXPERT VERDICT: & # 39; This cap ensures less pulling and rubbing of the hair, especially around the delicate hairline, so that the hair is not broken or damaged & # 39 ;, says Robert Eaton, a trichologist from Russell Eaton Hair Salons.

Using a mix of polyester and Lycra covered with waterproof silicone, this is meant to be easier to blend in and keep the hair dry

Using a mix of polyester and Lycra covered with waterproof silicone, this is meant to be easier to blend in and keep the hair dry

Using a mix of polyester and Lycra covered with waterproof silicone, this is meant to be easier to blend in and keep the hair dry

Sony NW-WS413 waterproof all-in-one mp3 player

£ 59.99, amazon.co.uk

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Earplugs go straight into the ear and form a watertight seal.

EXPERT VERDICT: Claire Harrison says: & # 39; Listening to music while training has been a game changer. This offers an excellent fit and is also lightweight. & # 39;

These can be purchased for £ 59.99 through Amazon.co.uk. Earplugs go straight into the ear and form a watertight seal

These can be purchased for £ 59.99 through Amazon.co.uk. Earplugs go straight into the ear and form a watertight seal

These can be purchased for £ 59.99 through Amazon.co.uk. Earplugs go straight into the ear and form a watertight seal

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