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Triathlon Wetsuit Reviews

Varman Wetsuit

November 8, 2019

In this post I gathered information about HUUB Varman wetsuit – description and key features from the manufacturer website plus added reviews and experiences from users. Why do you think HUUB called the wetsuit Varman? The development of the wetsuit is a collaboration between Huub and superstar tri swimmers, Richard Varga and Henri Schoeman, hence the name of the wetsuit. Interesting also that one of the meanings of the word Varman from Sanskrit means “armor”.

Description of Varman Wetsuit

The manufacturer HUUB description of Varman: “We’ve created a suit with ultimate flexibility on the upper body and huge buoyancy in the hips and thighs. Chosen and refined by the fastest swimmers in triathlon.”


Varman wetsuit is an elite level wetsuit with Buoyancy profile 3:5 (VB 2:8-Virtual Buoyancy based around like for like thickness versus buoyancy data). Standart manufacturer price £399.99 ($512). HUUB Varman wetsuit purchase options by affiliates: and

Key Features of Varman Wetsuit

  • HUUB’s exclusive +43™ buoyancy foam delivering 43% more buoyancy than standard neoprene
  • Rotational Freedom™ upper body design
  • Arms Neutral™ exclusive HUUB technology 
  • Buoyancy and body alignment constrictor system (patent pending)
  • Exclusive 3:5 buoyancy profile
  • Exclusive incredible stretch neoprene
  • M.A.D System tested

Reviews about Varman Wetsuits

Here I gathered different reviews about Varman wetsuits from different sources. I hope it will help you form your impression about the Varman wetsuits.

Review on the “220 Triathlon” website, dated September 10, 2019.

Short summary: Innovative legs but it’s the upper body where this suit truly excels 86%.

Review on the “Triathlon Magazine Canada” website, dated July 3, 2019.

Short summary: I was impressed with how natural and unrestricted the catch and pull phase of my stroke felt. I also noticed how much elbow flexibility I had when wearing the suit.

Review on the Youtube channel “Lyme Bay Swimming”, dated April 18, 2019.

Related sites

HUUB official website

Henri Schoeman website –

Richard Varga on website

My post “HUUB Brand Review”

My post “Triathlon Wetsuits – Materials and Technologies”

Website of “Triathlon Magazine Canada ” –

Website of “220 Triathlon” –

HUUB Varman wetsuit purchase options by affiliates: and

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