Suiting Up: 4 Women’s-Specific Wetsuits

  • By Erin Beresini
  • Published Jul 30, 2012
  • Updated Dec 17, 2012 at 4:01 PM UTC

Rocket Science Carbon

Testers liked this suit most for its silky smooth liner and lightweight feel. “It’s so comfortable I’d sleep in it,” one said. Good swimmers will appreciate the subtle lift in the hips, but those who need help keeping their hips high may want more buoyancy there. Wrist and ankle seals do a great job of keeping water out but can be tough to get off. And the vortex generators? One tester noticed bubbles coming off them, but was unsure if they increase catch grip.

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