ULI Board
Product Reviews

Blue Journey Prone Inflatable Paddleboard Review

September 17, 2018 0

Prone paddleboarding is less well known than its upright counterpart, but the sport that used to only be practiced by surfers and professional ocean lifeguards is perhaps the ideal activity for anyone hitting the open […]

Ocean Safe Lifeguards
Water

OceanWise/OceanSafe Series Part 2

September 8, 2018 0

From Knowledge to Wisdom for Safety and Performance Hang around an ocean athlete or lifeguard and you will hear them tell others that before you show up at the beach you need to ‘Know before […]

Finis ISO Paddles
Product Reviews

Finis ISO Paddles Review

July 22, 2018 0

FINIS Iso Paddles – Ultimate Stroke Awareness and Technique Improvement on Either Hand FINIS has been an innovator in the swimming world since their earliest beginnings, and over the last few years, they have redefined […]

Sure Rescue
Water

OceanWise/OceanSafe Series Part 1

July 11, 2018 0

Building Safer, Stronger, Wiser and Faster “Dynamic Open Water” Athletes Swimming is an intellectual pursuit, and of all the disciplines ocean swimming rewards those who can take a vast amount of knowledge, an intimate awareness […]

GU Roctane
Product Reviews

GU Energy Labs Roctane Capsules

December 13, 2017 0

The Electrolyte Bridge for Endurance Performance Across the Water and Earth I am a former ultra-distance runner and now a long-distance ocean athlete whose stomach does not always agree with an environment that moves in […]

Stand Up Paddling
Water

I Think You Are Going to Need a Bigger Bag

November 16, 2017 0

So referencing a shark movie may not be the best way to introduce a perspective switch on open water; however if you change what you pack and how you approach the water beyond the pool […]

Trislide
Product Reviews

Trislide: Aerosol Wetsuit and Skin Lubricant

November 3, 2017 0

In sprint races, seconds count. In long races comfort is key. TRISLIDE ($16.20 / 4 oz. container) from SBR Sports, Inc is a silicone-based, aerosol lubricant that will get you in and out of a […]

foggles
Product Reviews

FOGGLE: Anti-fog Towelettes

September 5, 2017 0

No matter how great you are at “sighting” in open water, you cannot swim towards what you cannot see. FOGGLE wipes make sure the only things keeping you from zeroing in on that turn buoy […]

open water swimming
Water

Barefoot 10Ks

August 2, 2017 0

To a pure pool swimmer a middle distance event is over in about five minutes, yet to a triathlete a sprint event is going to last for at least an hour. As the number of […]