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Speedo Lzr Racer

How Modern Technology Ruined My Favorite Spectator Sport

Karin Tanabe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Karin Tanabe

It's called the Speedo LZR Racer. Credited with dozens of world records, it's not sewn but welded together, was engineered by NASA, produces 38% less ...

The Commercial Games: How Commercialism is Overrunning the Olympics and Why It Matters

Robert Weissman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robert Weissman

Sports, of course, remain centerstage, but commercialism has overwhelmed whatever other values the Olympics hope to embody.

I Want One of Those Suits!

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Roger I. Abrams

As the world prepares to meet in Beijing for our quadrennial festival of sport, it seems clear that years of training and clean living will mean nothing without one of those terrific mega-swimsuits.

Speedo's High-Tech Suit That Is Dividing The Swim World

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A revolutionary bodysuit has divided the world of swimming into the haves and the have nots just weeks before the Beijing Olympics, testing relationsh...

Speedo LZR Racer Making A Splash

Huffington Post | Verena von Pfetten | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Speedo recently released a new super-speedy swimsuit, the LZR Racer, that has Olympic athletes, officials, and sponsers in a bit of a tizzy. Co-design...