Tag Archives: swim

Wendy Boglioli: The Alignment Kickboard

Wendy Boglioli: The Alignment Kickboard

If you like gear that makes things easier, then the FINIS Alignment Kickboard might not be right for you. But if you’re the type who craves improvement and knows it doesn’t come easy, then this piece of equipment will become your … Continue reading

Posted in Athletes, Drills, Fun, Helpful Product Info, Interviews, Swim Tips, Wendy Boglioli, Workouts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Laurie Hug: Positive Drive Fins (PDF)

Laurie Hug: Positive Drive Fins (PDF)

“Those are the oddest looking fins I have ever seen!” said one of my training partners when I pulled the Positive Drive Fins (PDFs) out of my equipment bag. Yeah, I guess they do look kind of funny compared to … Continue reading

Posted in Athletes, Laurie Hug | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FINIS Partners With Under Armour to Offer Technical Products to Sponsored Teams

FINIS Partners With Under Armour to Offer Technical Products to Sponsored Teams

Livermore, CA – (July 31, 2013) FINIS, a world leader in technical swimming products announces a partnership with Under Armour Inc., an innovative performance brand specializing in apparel, footwear and accessories across numerous sports.  Moving forward, all FINIS teams will be able to utilize the full range … Continue reading

Posted in Athletes, Company News, Events, Helpful Product Info, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gold Medalist, Wendy Boglioli and the Swimmer’s Snorkel

Gold Medalist, Wendy Boglioli and the Swimmer's Snorkel

I recently had the great pleasure of meeting the crew at the FINIS HQ and testing out their gear. I knew they were innovative, but it didn’t hit me exactly how revolutionary their equipment is until I started using it … Continue reading

Posted in Athletes, Helpful Product Info, Swimmer's Snorkel, Wendy Boglioli | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

SWIMMING WORLD TAKES YOU THROUGH THE MAKING OF THE FINIS MONOFIN

SWIMMING WORLD TAKES YOU THROUGH THE MAKING OF THE FINIS MONOFIN

Story from Swimming World: http://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/lane9/news/industry/34793.asp   LIVERMORE, California, June 24. RECENTLY, Swimming World’s Tiffany Elias spent the day at FINIS headquarters to get an inside look at how the company manufactures some of the top swimming aides in the world. … Continue reading

Posted in Company News, Fun, Helpful Product Info, Interviews, Swim Tips, Tim's Tips, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

FINIS Installs Endless Pool® Elite at HQ for New Product Testing and Video Analysis

FINIS Installs Endless Pool® Elite at HQ for New Product Testing and Video Analysis

Livermore, CA — FINIS, a world leader in technical swimming products that maximize fitness potential and technique, announces the addition of an Endless Pool Elite onsite at the FINIS office in California. For over 25 years, Endless Pools has been … Continue reading

Posted in Company News, Events, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Race Club: Nuances of an Elite Sprinter

The Race Club: Nuances of an Elite Sprinter

The Quest to Hydroplane: Nuances of an Elite Sprinter Watching fast swimmers do freestyle is a thing of beauty. It looks easy but it is not. Hard and sustained training is an integral part of that formula but there are … Continue reading

Posted in Athletes, Hydrospeed Racing Dome Cap, Interviews, Swim Tips, Tim's Tips, Uncategorized, Workouts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

VIDEO: Craig Dietz swims Sharkfest

VIDEO: Craig Dietz swims Sharkfest

  Craig Dietz swims from Alcatraz Island into Aquatic Park, through the San Francisco Bay. About: “Dietz was born without limbs, but embodies effort and positivity. In a message that hits every naysayer and individual with a negative outlook on … Continue reading

Posted in Athletes, Company News, Craig Dietz, Events, Fun, Interviews, open-water, Triathlon, Workouts | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Craig Dietz swims Sharkfest 2013

Craig Dietz swims Sharkfest 2013

“The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph.” -Thomas Paine CLICK FOR VIDEO Craig Deitz is an extraordinary athlete. His story is unique in that he does not share the same loping swimming stroke pattern as many of his … Continue reading

Posted in Athletes, Company News, Events, Fun, Interviews, Triathlon | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Athletes, Company News, Events, Helpful Product Info, Interviews, Pedro Oliveira, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment