Archive For The “Swim Fin Reviews” Category

Speedo Fins Review: Short Blade vs. Biofuse Fins

By | November 7, 2013

Speedo Fins Review: What’s the Difference Between Speedo Short Blade and Speedo Biofuse? Speedo fins are among the highest quality swim fins available. They’re also some of the most sought-after training tools. Because of their incredible ubiquity, I thought that a comparison of the two most popular Speedo swim training fins would be helpful for […]

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Zoomers Fit Fins: Cardio Endurance & Upper Leg Work

By | February 26, 2013

Great For Conditioning Made from durable, stiff rubber, the Finis Zoomers Fit Swim Fins can help you achieve your water-based fitness goals. Their hard, short blades use the patented Zoomers technology to work both your upper leg muscles and cardiovascular system. They were designed to easily generate forward propulsion, while still heavily engaging the quads, […]

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Aqua Sphere Zip Fins (Split-blade)

By | August 9, 2012

Made by Aqua Sphere – a brand which targets triathletes and fitness swimmers – the Zip Fin performs like an athlete itself. It’s blade features an interesting, non-traditional design which allows for more intense lower body workouts without over-extending your ankles. The foot pockets are made from rubber which allows for the most comfortable fit. […]

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Finis Zoomers Fit Swim Fins

By | June 27, 2012

Finis Zoomers Fit Swim Fins are made from a lightweight, comfortable material called surflex rubber. Surflex is a mixture of recycled and new rubber granules combined with high-tech resins. The surflex material makes this swim fin more rigid than a pure rubber or foam fin. While most traditional training fins are meant for swimmers focusing […]

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Speedo Short Blade Fin (New model – 2013)

By | June 27, 2012

One of the newest additions to the Speedo family is the Speedo Short Blade Fin. This model is actually a new product due to debut in the 2013 Speedo catalog; however, it can be purchased now from select swim shops. The Short Blade fin by Speedo is a small, compact fin designed for the strength- […]

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Finis Positive Drive Swim Fins

By | June 27, 2012

By the makers of the popular Zoomers swim fins, Finis Positive Drive Fins are unique in that they are designed to be compatible with all strokes: freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly. Because of the short, ellipsoidal blades, the Positive Drive Fins (PDF’s) are a very interesting additive to laps of any style. The PDF’s incorporate […]

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Speedo Optimus Swim Fins

By | June 27, 2012

Speedo, long-regarded as a forerunner in aquatic fitness products, boasts some of the best swim fins on the market. The Speedo Optimus fin is a prime example of Speedo’s commitment to quality and effectiveness in all of their products. Made from natural rubber and designed with your feet in mind, the Optimus swim training fin […]

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Speedo Biofuse Swim Fins

By | June 13, 2012

Once again, Speedo hit the mark with their Speedo Biofuse Fins. These zippy, silicone fins are likely one of the best strength training fins on the market. The name “Biofuse” reflects Speedo’s melding of both soft and hard silicones into one cohesive design. Because of this unique use of materials, the Speedo Biofuse swim training […]

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Aqua Sphere Alpha Fins Review

By | October 25, 2010

Aqua Sphere Alpha Fins are unique in that they are constructed entirely of EVA foam. EVA is soft and pliable, and there’s a lot of flexibility to the fin when compared to traditional fins made of semi-hard rubbers or plastics. The EVA foam makes Alpha Fins positively buoyant, which means they float when placed in […]

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