What is a technical suit?
I'm glad you asked.
The answer is...I have no idea.
How helpful am I?
If I had to guess
The coach emailed me a link to a site that carried "reasonably priced" suits.
Ever since Michael Phelps won all those lil gold medals at the summer Olympics a really big deal was made about the Lzr suit. Apparently, there are no seams in the suit, so there is less drag in the water. A whole bunch of world records were broken by swimmers who had the good fortune of being gifted a suit.
Well, my son, who is not like Michael Phelps,
So, I clicked on the little linky in the email that the coach sent, just to check the prices of the Lzr suits.
That's when I fell out of my chair in shock.
What in the heck could possible justify spending that kind of
I informed my son that he would swim in his tighty whitey undies before I forked over that kind of dough on a suit.
I was mildly surprised to find about a dozen different styles of the Lzr suit and one that was in Joseph's size. The opening bid on this particular suit wasn't the equivalent of an arm and a leg
Several days passed and I
Until, much to my
After I cleaned off the protein shake that has erupted out of my nose and onto the keyboard, I did what any self-respecting ebayer would do.
A week or so later the suit arrived. It was not at all what I had expected.
I had assumed that there must be threads of gold woven throughout the suit to justify the price tag or that you would lay a gold brick after putting the suit on. Unfortunately, that was not the case. It felt like a really thin rain jacket. Thin as in fragile. I have nine kids. Nothing fragile survives here. So, it was with great reluctance that I even let the kids
All I know is that he better swim faster than Aquaman with those puppies on.
Guess I should