Speedo LZR Racer

Japanese swimmers clear to use Speedo LZR Racer swimsuits

After Kosuke Kitajima’s world record breaking swim in the Speedo LZR swimsuit, the Japan Swimming federation has decided to allow Japanese swimmers to wear the high-tech swimsuit from Speedo.
Japanese swimmers were previously only allowed to wear swimsuits from Japanese manufacturers: Mizuno, Asics and Descente. Shares in those companies have been down since the news [...]

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Many swimming records are likely to be re-written at the 2008 Beijing Olympics with FINA ruling the new Speedo LZR Racers suits are legal.
The LZR Racer swimsuits have been used for 18 of the 19 world records that have been set since the suit was introduced in February.
“There is no scientific proof that it helps [...]