This blueseventy Helix Wetsuit 2014 is no longer available although you may find similar or newer versions below:
|Black / Blue / Orange||Extra Large|
|Black / Blue / Orange||Extra Small|
|Black / Blue / Orange||Large|
|Black / Blue / Orange||Medium|
|Black / Blue / Orange||Medium / Large (ML)|
|Black / Blue / Orange||Medium / Tall (MT)|
|Black / Blue / Orange||Small|
|Black / Blue / Orange||Small / Tall (SMT)|
In 2012, Blueseventy have further enhanced their flagship Helix wetsuit with subtle pattern refinements and considerable material improvements.
|Wetsuit Type:||Full Sleeve|
This year their Helix suit is designed to further impress with unparalled flexibility while strategic materials and panels maximise buyancy throughout the suit.
Read the Wiggle Blog Review of the blueseventy Helix Wetsuit
Fitting your wetsuit is of great importance and should be done with care and attention. Please refer to our Guide – How to put on a wetsuit – for further information or watch the brands video guide, if available, on the video tab above.
Modern triathlon wetsuits were invented by Dan Empfield in 1987 and are customized to the needs of triathletes, they generally incorporate the following key features which differentiates them from a normal wetsuit. 1, Thinner and/or more pliable rubber near the shoulders. 2, Long zippers to facilitate quick removal during transition. In addition, tri wetsuits have a very smooth, but often fragile, surface. This slick surface helps to reduce water friction and allows a faster swim. Another advantage of a tri wetsuit is the added buoyancy that the wetsuit provides, this can provide triathletes with a considerable speed and energy saving advantage over swimming without a suit.
Since 1993, we’ve designed, tested, refined and crafted wetsuits and swimskins that transcend the confines of what is possible. In the process, we’ve carried world-class athletes to victory and instilled confidence in beginners. We make products that empower swimmers to achieve their personal bests. We are swimming. We are blueseventy.
|X Small||147 - 160cm||4′ 10″ - 5′ 3″||55 - 65kg||121lb 4oz - 143lb 5oz|
|Small||160 - 170cm||5′ 3″ - 5′ 7″||64 - 75kg||141lb 2oz - 165lb 6oz|
|Tall||168 - 182cm||5′ 6″ - 5′ 12″||68 - 78kg||149lb 15oz - 171lb 15oz|
|Medium||172 - 184cm||5′ 8″ - 6′ 0″||72 - 85kg||158lb 12oz - 187lb 6oz|
|Tall||180 - 188cm||5′ 11″ - 6′ 2″||73 - 86kg||160lb 15oz - 189lb 10oz|
|Large||182 - 190cm||5′ 12″ - 6′ 3″||80 - 90kg||176lb 6oz - 198lb 7oz|
|Large||184 - 194cm||6′ 0″ - 6′ 4″||87 - 100kg||191lb 13oz - 220lb 7oz|
|Extra Large||185 - 200cm||6′ 1″ - 6′ 7″||95kg+||209lb 7oz+|
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The BlueSeventy Helix has been something of a Gold standard in the triathlon wetsuit market for many years now. The 2012 version of the suit is definitely worth consideration if race performance is more important to you than budget.
As with the 2011 suit, the newest incarnation of the Helix retains the thinner forearm panels to increase feel for the water (crucial for setting up a powerfull stroke) and a reverse zipper for fast transitions. Flexibility around the shoulders is unrivalled and the buoyancy is adequate, if not as high as in some of the thicker suits like the TYR.
The fact that the Helix is often seen coming out in the front pack at varoius races, from ITU level to Ironman, tells you most of what you need to know about the market it's aimed at. However, whatever your level, it's not a suit that'll slow you down
A suit that continues to set the standard in terms of flexibility.
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