Equipment Checklist

2017-2018 Raider Equipment Checklist

Note: National Team swimmers who qualify for free or discounted equipment can learn about their benefits in our contract with TYR found HERE

If you need Equipment from our team vendor, Swimville, anytime throughout the year, simply create an account using the instructions on the following form:  Swimville Create Raider Account Instructions

Mark every equipment item with your swimmers name on it.  Coaches find equipment left on deck after practice regularly. Swimville USA is the official vendor for Dayton Raiders and provides all equipment at discounted prices. Swimville USA will be at our pool during Equipment Day that will be announced to all members and scheduled on a day in September. For purchases after equipment day and throughout the year, order directly at SwimVille USA or by phone at 1-800-595-1153.  We are under contract with TYR.  Please let them know you are with the Dayton Raiders for special pricing.

Short course personalized cap ordering is always on Equipment Day and Long Course personalized cap orders are in April.  Contact your Group Contact to purchase plain, not personalized, latex ($5) or silicone caps ($12) during any time of the year.  Plain caps are always available for purchase, even at meets, your group contacts will always have them on hand.

R - Required
O - Optional
blank - not applicable

Item SRE SRS JR SRC SRN Gld Blk Slvr Grn Brz Notes and Brand Recommendations
Competition Suit (non Tech) R R R R O O O O O O TYR ("Alliance" for 12&un)
2 pair goggles R R R R R R R R R R any type
DR practice caps R R R R R R R R R R boys optional
Short Fins R R R R O           DMC or Arena
Long Fins     12u O O R R R R R TYR Flex Fin
Kickboard R R R R O R O R O O TYR
Front Mount Snorkel R R R R O R R R     TYR
Hand Paddles R R R O R O       STROKEMAKER or TYR
Standard Buoy R R R R O R O R     TYR Pull Float (Jr version for 12&un)
Axis Buoy R R R R O           Finis AXIS buoy
Nose Clip O O O O O O         Metal nose clip (backstrokers)
Drag Suit O O O O O O         Wears on top of regular suit
Aquasox R R R R O           AquaVolo Dragsox
Ankle Strap R R R R O R         TYR Training Pull Strap
Mesh Bag R R R R R R R R R R TYR Mesh Equipment bag or similar
Water bottle R R R R R R R R R R filled each day
Team Travel Bag R R R R O O O O O O Speedo Pro backpack
Personalized Cap O O O O O O O O O O For swimmers competing at meets
Meet Tshirts O O O O O O O O O O Ordered through Raider Team