Polyurethane set for big successes at swimming World championship

08 May 2009

Polyurethane swim suits are set to take the swimming world by storm. The swim suits, which were officially approved on 22 June by the International Swimming Federation (FINA), are set to play a central role at the upcoming World Championships in Rome (17 July – 2 August)

FINA published a list of authorised swimsuits, including adidas’ Hydrofoil and Arena’s X-Glide, two all-polyurethane suits used by world class swimmers such as Alain Bernard and Fr