Category Archives: Helpful Product Info

FINIS Releases the Neptune MP3

FINIS Releases the Neptune MP3

FINIS Neptune provides the highest quality sound in the water without the use of earbuds. Livermore, CA – (May 21, 2013) FINIS, a world leader in technical swimming products that maximize your fitness potential and technique, announces the immediate availability … Continue reading

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VIDEO: First look at the new Neptune!

VIDEO: First look at the new Neptune!

Enhance your swim with incredible sound quality with the new Neptune MP3 Player! The next generation of the SwiMP3 player uses revolutionary Bone Conduction technology to transmit crystal clear audio through the cheekbone and directly into the inner ear. Stay … Continue reading

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FINIS Sponsors Olympic Champion, Anthony Ervin

FINIS Sponsors Olympic Champion, Anthony Ervin

Livermore, CA – (May 9, 2013) FINIS, a world leader in technical swimming products that maximize your swimming potential and technique, announces the sponsorship of Olympic Gold Medalist, Anthony Ervin. Ervin’s story is a remarkable one, in that his last … Continue reading

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FINIS Sponsors Olympian Pedro Oliveira

FINIS Sponsors Olympian Pedro Oliveira

Livermore, CA – (May 9, 2013) FINIS, a world leader in technical swimming products that maximize your swimming potential and technique, announces the sponsorship of Olympic athlete, Pedro Oliveira of Portugal. Oliveira is a backstroke and butterfly specialist who enters … Continue reading

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How to: FINIS Hand Paddles

How to: FINIS Hand Paddles

Most swimmers and coaches find a use for their paddles almost every day. Until recently, there were fewer variations of style one could choose when purchasing their equipment. FINIS has released a number of hand paddles that have challenged all … Continue reading

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2013 Red Dot Award, FINIS Agility Paddles

2013 Red Dot Award, FINIS Agility Paddles

Livermore, CA – (April 3, 2013) The innovative swim company, FINIS, impressed a 37-member jury of design experts with their new strapless Agility Paddles to receive the “red dot award: product design 2013”. The “red dot” is a coveted recognition … Continue reading

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Laurie Hug: FINIS Agility Paddles

Laurie Hug: FINIS Agility Paddles

Last summer at USMS Nationals I had hoped to try out the new FINIS Agility Paddles but ran out of time.  Fortunately, one of the masters swimmers who swims for my club bought a pair and let me test them … Continue reading

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Kristi Johnson: Training for Open Water

Kristi Johnson: Training for Open Water

For any triathlete, the open water swim can be somewhat scary. There is no black line to follow at the bottom of the lake or the ocean. The water is not crystal clear but rather dark and ominous. More often … Continue reading

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Gary Hall: Swimming Myths Debunked (9)

Gary Hall: Swimming Myths Debunked (9)

Ten Swimming Myths Busted Myth #9: All swimming drills are good for you. I am a big believer in doing drills. In fact, if more swimmers spent a little more time doing drills and not worry so much about squeezing in another minute … Continue reading

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Laurie Hug: FINIS Tempo Trainer Pro

Laurie Hug: FINIS Tempo Trainer Pro

About four years ago, I purchased a FINIS Tempo Trainer and immediately loved the product. I started using it during solo training sessions where I found I was able to stay more focused and keep up with more difficult intervals. Setting … Continue reading

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