Tri Suit Vs Wetsuit - Which Is Fastest? | GTN Does Science

Published on June 4th 2018

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Heather and Mark investigate which is fastest for the swimming leg of triathlon - wetsuit or no wetsuit? Subscribe to GTN: http://gtn.io/SubscribetoGTN Check out the GTN Shop: http://gtn.io/ar Wetsuits can help add buoyancy and potentially improve your swimming technique. Many believe that you are faster with a wetsuit so we try to find out! However, changing out of a wetsuit is not always easy and can add a delay. For our experiment, Heather and Mark swim 400m in both of the suits and add the time it takes taking off their wetsuit. We extrapolated these results to give a more accurate representation of a longer swim. The presenters then get their science glasses on to analyse the data! Do you prefer swimming in a wetsuit? 👇 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link 👍 http://gtn.io/aq Watch more on GTN... 📹 GTN Top 5 T1 Tips http://gtn.io/T1Tips 📹 Remove Your Wetsuit Quickly http://gtn.io/WetsuitRemoval Music: Epidemic Sound Summer Trip - Felix Johansson Carne Pink And Blue - Oomiee Dazed Summer - Molife Photos: © Triathlon / Getty Images