O'Neill Wetsuit + Free Wetsuit BagFrom €32.59
O'Neill Psycho Tech 5/4+ Chest Zip Wetsuit€469.95 €399.95
O'Neill Epic 5mm Back Zip Wetsuit€244.95 €229.95
O'Neill Epic 6mm Hooded Chest Zip Womens Wetsuit€299.95 €229.95
O'Neill Epic 6mm Chest Zip Wetsuit€299.95 €279.95
Mystic Wetsuit + Free Dry BagFrom €45.47
Manera Wetsuit PackageFrom €116.42
O'Neill Epic 5mm Back Zip Womens Wetsuit€244.95 €219.95
O'Neill Reactor 2mm Back Zip Kids Wetsuit€59.95 €42.95
O'Neill Reactor II 1.5mm Short€57.95 €43.95
O'Neill Reactor 3mm Back Zip Kids Wetsuit€89.95 €69.95
O'Neill Psycho Tech 21/22 Hooded 6mm Chest Zip Wetsuit€499.95 €419.95
O'Neill Reactor 3mm Back Zip Wetsuit€119.95 €86.95
O'Neill Hyperfreak Hooded 5mm Chest Zip Womens Wetsuit€399.95 €369.95
Wetsuit PackageFrom €36.62
Dakine Mission Hooded 6mm Chest Zip Wetsuit€429.95 €289.95
Mystic Star 5mm Back Zip Wetsuit€279.95 €179.95
Manera Magma Meteor 6mm 2023 Hooded Chest Zip Wetsuit€629.95
Dakine Mission Hooded 6mm Chest Zip Womens Wetsuit€399.95 €279.95
O'Neill Hyperfreak 5mm Chest Zip Wetsuit€379.95 €309.95
O'Neill Ninja 5mm Chest Zip Womens Wetsuit€229.95 €194.95
O'Neill Hyperfreak 3/2+ Chest Zip Womens Wetsuit€359.95 €319.95
Rip Curl Flashbomb Fusion 5mm Hooded Zipless Wetsuit€629.95
O'Neill Thermo-X Longsleeve Top€59.95 €51.95
Mystic Star 5mm Back Zip Womens Wetsuit€279.95 €164.95
Manera X10D Neo Top 2mm Wetsuit€159.95 €99.95
O'Neill Psycho Tech 5mm Chest Zip Womens Wetsuit€469.95 €299.95
Dakine Cyclone Hooded 6mm Zipless Wetsuit€499.95 €349.95
Manera X10D Meteor 3mm Chest Zip Wetsuit€419.95 €399.95
O'Neill Hyperfreak Hooded 4mm Chest Zip Wetsuit€359.95 €289.95
O'Neill Thermo-X Long Sleeve Youth Wetsuit Top€42.95
O'Neill Youth Epic 5/4 Back Zip Full Wetsuit€164.95 €149.95
O'Neill Reactor II Shorty 2mm Back Zip Kids Wetsuit€64.95 €41.95
O'Neill Hyperfreak 4mm Chest Zip Wetsuit€369.95 €319.95
Manera X10D Meteor 5mm 2023 Chest Zip Wetsuit€439.95
Manera X10D Meteor 5mm 2021 Chest Zip Wetsuit€349.95 €219.95
O'Neill Ninja Youth 5mm Chest Zip Kids Wetsuit€199.95 €164.95
Manera Seafarer 4mm 2021 Back Zip Wetsuit€259.95 €169.95
O'Neill Psycho Tech Hooded 6mm Chest Zip Womens Wetsuit€499.95
Dakine Quantum Hooded 5mm Chest Zip Womens Wetsuit€289.95 €199.95
Mystic Voltt 5/4/3mm Chest Zip Wetsuit€559.95 €459.95
O'Neill Thermo-X Short Sleeve Wetsuit Top€49.95 €48.95
O'Neill Ninja 4mm Chest Zip Womens Wetsuit€269.95 €189.95
Rip Curl Dawn Patrol 5mm Hooded Chest Zip Wetsuit€379.95 €249.95
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Wetsuits - What to Know
Wetsuits are tight-fitting garments made from a stretchy rubber material called neoprene. They are specifically constructed to provide protection against the effects of water. However, wetsuits also offer sun protection and shield skin from scratches and abrasion.
How does a wetsuit work? Contrary to popular belief, wetsuits are actually not waterproof. Instead, they just allow a thin layer of water inside the suit, which is then warmed by your body. This provides insulation against the water and air temperature. The neoprene thickness and quality are also important factors determining the warmness of the wetsuit.
Wetsuits come in many styles with varying sleeve lengths, zips, and seaming. Furthermore, you can find women’s wetsuits, men’s wetsuits as well as kids’ wetsuits that take the different body types into account.
How Do I Choose a Wetsuit?
The most important factors when choosing a wetsuit are the sport you will use the wetsuit for, the water temperature, and the zip placement. Both the wetsuit type and thickness depend on the water temperature and the water sport. If you are into different wind sports or planning to perform water sports in cold temperatures, choose a cold water wetsuit with a thickness of 4 mm or more. You should also favour fullsuits or hooded full-body wetsuits in these cases.
For warmer water conditions, pick a wetsuit with short sleeves, like a springsuit or a pure shorty, or a Long John if you need to constantly use your arms. As for the zipper placement, choose chest zips for colder water temperatures and the highest performance demands. This is because they typically let in less water than back or front zippers. The only negative is that it is a bit trickier to get into the suit. But once you are used to it, you’ll never turn back. And, remember to also pick a wetsuit according to your gender, height, and age - the latter especially if buying a kids’ wetsuit.
Take Good Care of Your Wetsuit
If you take good care of your wetsuit, you can use it for many years. There are some easy tips on how to prolong the lifespan of your suit. One of the simplest ways is to be extra careful when getting in and taking off your wetsuit. If you pull your wetsuit too hard, mesh, lining or seams can get torn.
Storing is another important aspect that can increase the durability of your wetsuit. Remember to always store the suit away from direct sunlight and high temperatures. To make sure that the suit dries correctly, do it in two stages. First, hang it on a plastic or non-metal hanger inside out and then after, do the same but right-side-out.
You can find more information on how to pick a wetsuit from our extensive Buying a Wetsuit Guide.