Is TYR swimsuit good?
TYR makes excellent quality swimsuits. I decided to stick with a proven performer and I have no regrets! Similar brands that I have found reliable in quality are Speedo, Arena, and Nike. Additionally, the suit had a retail price ~$20 higher than what the prices is listed here, so this was an excellent deal!
What does TYR mean on Olympic uniforms?
TYR was founded in Huntington Beach, CA by Joseph DiLorenzo, and Steve Furniss in 1985. The name TYR is a reference to the Norse god Týr.
Where are TYR suits made?
The FINA-approved suit maximizes performance and gives athletes the ultimate advantage over their competition. The Avictor is proudly manufactured in the U.S.A of imported goods, which adds to the long list of features that sets it apart from its competitors.
Is it TYR or TYR?
In Old Norse poetry, the plural tívar is used for ‘the gods’, and the singular týr, meaning ‘(a) god’, occurs in kennings for Odin and Thor. Modern English writers frequently anglicize the god’s name by dropping the proper noun’s diacritic, rendering Old Norse: Týr as Tyr.
Does TYR run small?
It does fit a little snug. I normally wear an extra small (5’6 and weigh 115 lbs) but the extra small was too tight. The small fits great. I am a 32 bust and would suggest to anyone with a 34 or larger to get a medium.
What does TYR Swim brand stand for?
TYR (pronounced tier). Named after the mythical Norse god of warriors and deity among all athletes, the TYR brand embodies the competitive spirit of sports and is a symbol of courage and victory. TYR is the largest privately held performance swimwear manufacturer in North America.
Who owns the TYR brand?
Together, founders Steve Furniss and Joseph DiLorenzo wanted to create fun, fashionable, performance-driven sport swimwear. Furniss is an Olympic medalist and was captain of the 1976 U.S.A. Olympic swim team, while DiLorenzo is the owner and president of TYR Sport, Inc. and sister company, Swimwear Anywhere Inc.
Who owns TYR?
Swimwear Anywhere, Inc.
TYR Sport/Parent organizations
Who is Tyr’s wife?
Jacob Grimm proposed that Zisa might be the consort of the god Tyr (in Old High German, Ziu).
What does Tyr mean in swimming?
Named for TYR, the Norse god of warriors, our company is committed to cultivating a culture of greatness, both in and out of the water. Through vision, pursuit and American ingenuity, we have become a brand synonymous with the athlete.