Bearded Swimmers Get a Swim Cap for Their Scruff

Bearded Swimmers Get a Swim Cap for Their Scruff

Virgin Trains has launched a Lycra prototype that wraps under the chin and helps decrease hair-drag

Emma Hutchings
  • 3 june 2015

Virgin Trains in the U.K. has developed ‘the Beard Cap’ for swimmers in time for the Great North Swim, Europe’s biggest open water swimming event, which takes place in the Lake District from June 12-14. The swimming cap was created for bearded men who find their facial hair hinders their speed in the water.

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