Category Archives: prescription swim goggles

What Traits Should I Look For in Prescription Swim Goggles?

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Taking off your glasses to swim is one of the great compromises in life. You want to play in the water and see when you swim but conventional glasses just aren’t up to the three-dimensional movement. Even a had strap isn’t sufficient because there’s still visual clarity and chlorine to consider. And let’s face it:…

7 Things Not to Do With Your Prescription Swim Goggles

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Prescription swim goggles are among the best things that have ever happened to the glasses-wearing community. If you love to swim, visit the pool, go on lake-side camping trips or take sunny beach vacations, needing prescription lenses can be a major hassle. Everyone finds themselves, at one point or another, making the compromise bewteen¬†keeping their…

Should you Wear Prescription Scuba Mask, Swim Goggles, or Contacts?

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If you wear glasses, then you already know how much of a pain participating in water sports and activities can be. Even if they’re your favorite thing in the world, there’s always that crucial decision at your towel. Wear your glasses and be unable to swim or take them off and be unable to see?…

6 Places You Can Enjoy Your Prescription Swim Goggles

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Wearing prescription glasses is a widely accepted part of modern life. With nearly half the population needing some kind of vision correction, it’s no surprise that there are millions who don’t prefer contacts and tend to wear glasses nearly 100% of the time. Despite the fact that the glasses-wearing community is so large, there are…

How to Take Care of Your Prescription Swim Goggles

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Most people don’t think about taking care of their goggles. As children, goggles come and go with the summer and you often need a new pair by next summer anyway because of all the growing and the occasionally drastic change in favorite color. However, as teens and adults, when you find the right pair of…

Why Your Grandma Needs Prescription Swimming Goggles

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Swimming is one of the best activities in the world and we’re not just saying that because we love pools. Where else can you get a full-body workout without worrying about sweat or do a backflip without worrying about breaking your neck? No matter what you like about exercise, recreation, or physical activity in general…

5 Reasons Not to Swim in Contacts

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There are two kinds of people who need corrective lenses, those who wear glasses and those who wear contacts so often that their friends and coworkers don’t even realize they¬†need lenses. Of this second category, contacts seem like the perfect solution for almost everything. You never have to worry about carrying around or taking care…

Three Prescription Swimming Goggles for Children Under 12

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As the weather warms up and pool parties are on the horizon, perhaps a little closer or further away depending on where you live, it’s time to start thinking about your child’s swimming eyewear, especially if they normally wear prescription glasses. As we’ve all had drilled into our heads since a young age, pool safety…

Prescription Goggles: Swimming For A Healthier You

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As the American population ages, our health issues are increasing in scope and expense. What is the pace of our aging, how is our overall health and what does it cost in the long run? Over one-third of adults in the U.S. are obese. The total associated medical cost nationwide is nearly $150 billion annually….

10 Interesting Facts About Swimming Goggles and Masks

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Being able to see in the water has been a normal human struggle for hundreds of years. When you’re underwater, the world looks different and even people with perfect 20/20 vision above the surface see everything as both blurry and much bigger below the waves. Swimming with your eyes open, whether in a chlorinated pool,…