The helix is Blueseventys top of the range wetsuit. Worn once. It's too big. Bargain at 200euro. Women's size WLA
Blueseventy boast that the women's Helix Full Suit is their most flexible and comfortable wetsuit yet.
Proprietary TST panels provide unparalleled upper body flexibility and Yamomoto Aerodome rubber deliver a higher body position in the water.
Paired with quick exit legs, a reverse zipper and body fit panels; the Helix fits like a second skin and is quicker through T1.
After 4 generations the Helix have now delivered the ultimate swimming experience. Olympic champions, World champions and the fastest swimmers and triathletes have placed the Helix in a class of it's own.
Torsional Stretch Technology (TST)
The distinct blue shoulder panels of the Helix have been a standout feature since the first model was released in 2006. For the 5th generation, Blueseventy have advanced the premium Yamamoto 40 cell 1.5mm proprietary TST panels by eliminating seam lines and freeing up the deltoids to give you unparalleled arm and shoulder mobility.
No other wetsuit offers you ultrathin 1mm premium Yamamoto 40 cell arms that provide the flexibility and comfort of a second skin with the speed and propulsion of a full suit.
Body Fit Panels
The Helix has been improved with body mapped gender specific 3mm Fit Panels contoured to compliment the torso, and back leg buoyancy panels to improve your body rotation.
VO2 Chest Panel
Redesigned split chest construction naturally and anatomically accentuates the lungs, producing the optimal amount of buoyancy while maximizing stretch during respiration.
Quick Exit Legs
New addition of 2mm thin lower leg panels beginning at the knee and flaring out at the ankle. This design has made the Helix easier to put on and the fastest to remove when seconds matter.
Honeycomb Aqua Feel
A premium feature of the Helix is it's ultralight hydrophobic catch panels which allow you to gain an increased awareness of your arm position in the water encouraging better technique, more power and reduced risk of injury.
The 4 way stretch fabric in the 40 cell 1mm silicone cuffs seal the wrists stopping water entering the suit.
2mm textured panels assist with knee flex by reducing bunching and improved running to the transition point.
The Helix wetsuit has a reverse zipper which is easy to use when removing the wetsuit during transition.
The Helix is built on a 5-5-4 pattern, centralizing core buoyancy to raise the position of the hips in relation to the rest of the body. The chest and torso panels utilize super buoyant 5mm Yamamoto Aerodome that keep the hips high and promote an efficient downhill swimming position.
The letter "A" on women's Sizing Chart for example - WMA size; is an "Athena" size - named after the Greek goddess of wisdom, craft, and war. These sizes are aimed at women with a curvy body shape.