While the summer swim season sees more
options, those in need of athletic swimwear
generally swim or play water sports all year.
The following resources are available for all
twelve months of the year.
Home of basic, good
quality tank and maillot swimwear, some with
racer or butterfly backs and more modest leg
has added harder to find styles such as rash guards
for water sports such as surfing and jet skiing in recent
years. Sizing here is some of the most
diverse with some swimsuits available in long
torso, in addition to women's size 2 to 26W.
has also been adding sporty styles in recent
years, including rash guards, swim tees, and
long leg swim bottoms for size 14 to 28W.
carries styles all year for a variety of water
activities in sizes up to 24W. Meanwhile,
Kohl's is a sure bet for Speedo
and other racing and competitive swimsuit labels
in extended sizes up to 24W.
Those looking for extended plus sizes will have
the best luck at
for size 12 to 30W, and
in size 16 to 34W. Lap suits and
chlorine resistant styles are harder to come by,
although both offer swimwear all year.