Suitable for Competition

Photography Mikael Jansson

Published November 21, 2008


In Beijing’s big Olympic pool, world records fell like leaves. Even bronze winners broke them. Was it the athletes or was it a new breed of high-tech swimsuits? Then the resort collections featured another generation of fast-forward waterwear. These suits might not lower your lap times, but their fierce Grace Jones vs. Bruce Lee attitude will beat any look on the beach or by the pool