Swim Ireland Release Statement on Arena Carbon Pro Suits


Following the concern over the use of Arena Carbon Pro racing suits Swim Ireland has released the following statement:

Swim Ireland has been advised that the following Arena Carbon Pro Racing Suits have been recalled:

  • Women’s full body open back (FINA approval code AR220993)
  • Women’s full body closed back (approval code AR220994)
  • Men’s jammer (approval code AR141364).

The above product types are now prohibited from use at Olympic and FINA Sanctioned meets. FINA sactioned meets for this season include the Celtic Tri Nations,EYOF, European Junior Championships, US Open, World University Games, and World Championships.

No Irish, European, or World Records swum in the above suits at any events can be accepted from May 7th 2013

Swim Ireland advises all owners of the recalled suits to follow Arena Italia’s guidelines for return and exchange.

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