Team Gear Partner

Our Team Gear Partner, B and R Swim Shop South can help you with these items.  Fittings can be arranged, if necessary.  Find them online here:  B&R Swim Shop   NOTE:  use code:  bandrteam for team discount

Required Equipment

The following is a list of required equipment needed for each swim group.  Click on the item to view picture. 

Equipment

SHR

MAR

BAR

DOL

STR

MINNOWS/PIRANHAS

Kick Board

O/P

Speedo Switchblade Fins or TYR Crossblade Fins

O/P

Snorkel

n/a

n/a

Strokemaster Paddles

O

n/a

n/a

Pull Bouy

O/P

n/a

Equipment Bag

O

Water Bottle

O

Training Suit

O

Competition Suit

n/a

Goggles

O

Team Cap

n/a

Training Cap

O

O

O

O

O

O

 

- Required, O - Optional, O/P - Provided by the Club (Optional), n/a - Not Applicable

Equipment Defined

For Equipment recommendations, please contact our VP of Facilities and Equipment, Kendra Snyder at kendra@mlacswimming.com.

Equipment Bag: mesh type, any color.   

Water Bottle: plastic, any type.  Recommended at all practices for all groups. We will be working hard some nights. 

Training Suit: any color or style appropriate for training, MUST be one piece.

Competition Suit: selected each year by club, required for competition. 

Goggles: competition type, as recommended by the coaching staff required for all practices. 

Team Cap: required for competition.

Training Cap: any color or style, as approved by the coaching staff.  Required in practice for anyone with Long Hair

Kick Board:  Any kick board will do.

Fins: Please buy Speedo Optimus Fins as these are the best for the training techniques we use at MLAC

Snorkel: Finis Snorkels are the popular option although any front facing snorkel will work. Junior Sizes also available. 

Paddles: Only Barracudas Marlins and Sharks will use Paddles for training to keep young shoulders healthy It is recommended to start with the smallest size and work your way up through the sizes as you get older and stronger

Pull Buoy: Any Pull Buoy will work. Smaller ones are usually easier and can be used by larger swimmers also.

TEAM SUITS AND MEET GEAR

Team Gear Partner

B&R Swim Shop - South
MLAC members, use code: bandrteam

Fittings can be arranged with Jennifer if needed.  Many items are available for embroidery.

B&R Swim Shop - South, Jennifer Michaels
466 Castle Shannon Boulevard, Suite 202
Mt. Lebanon, PA  15234
(PH) 412-561-7665, (FAX) 412-561-7664
jen@bandrpools.com

Swim Parkas

Swim Bags

Speedo Sonic
Team Warm-ups

Team Suits*