The key: Wide peripheral view and glare reduction are great bonus features, but a strong and reliable seal is paramount. Pick them for “function over form,” recommends super-swimmer and pro triathlete Sara McLarty.
Find yours: Try them on. Goggle comfort and performance is all about fit, and there’s no way to find your perfect match browsing a website. Go to a store and press the gaskets against your face. If they seal without wrapping the band around your head, they’re likely to keep water out.