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WE’RE STILL OPEN Due to the Government Level 4 Lock down we currently not able to process any products from our warehouse and our stores are closed too. You’re most welcome to keep shopping from our website and as soon as we are out of lockdown we will send your orders out. Until then, please enjoy our special lockdown pricing…. Keep safe New Zealand, Kia kaha.

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Why are my goggles leaking – they used to be perfect!

Why are my goggles leaking – they used to be perfect!

  Goggles are a consumable item (albeit they can last for months of use with care).  However, overtime the clarity degrades with exposure to the wo...
Taking care of our big blue backyard... We can all make a difference!

Taking care of our big blue backyard... We can all make a difference!

Swimming in the Ocean and Lakes is an incredible privilege, and one we don’t take for granted.  The team at blueseventy are passionate about treadi...
Open Water Anxiety – how do you conquer your fear! (and embrace the 70% of blue playground)

Open Water Anxiety – how do you conquer your fear! (and embrace the 70% of blue playground)

Heading out beyond the breakers can be a scary thing to get your head around for many…but putting the irrational fears into perspective, getting some friends on board and embracing the adventure and challenge is full of rich rewards.  Open water swimming takes us to new places and new adventures, and with a few simple things, those childhood movie fears will dissipate and be replaced with a new world – one the makes up 70% of the earths surface (and is most blue). So what are you waiting for, grab your blueseventy wetsuit and goggles and head out for some fun!

Why wear a swim wetsuit

Why wear a swim wetsuit

Why wear a swim wetsuit…not just so you look like a stealth mammal, but to keep warm, glide effortlessly through the water and take the free speed from the additional buoyancy.  With 25 years of innovation, blueseventy has all the insider information on what makes and great suit and what to look for (and they are not all the same).

Make the most of the start…don’t get left behind.

Make the most of the start…don’t get left behind.

A good warmup is key to a great swim so don’t skimp.  Even if it looks a tad uninviting, make the most of the pre-start to get your body and mind ready for racing!

 

It’s a great chance to:

Ensure that your blueseventy wetsuit is fitted well and comfortable and you’ve got everything you need.

Your arms, legs and breathing apparatus are warmed up;

When the starters gun goes, you can focus on getting out across the waves with the power of the pack (and in the right direction with no angst about where you’re heading!)

Packing your swim bag for Open Water swimming!  Season kicks off now...

Packing your swim bag for Open Water swimming! Season kicks off now...

With the season kicking off, now is the time to ensure you are getting in some swim fitness in the pool (a squad is a great option for that if ther...