view larger Durafast Elite is TYR’s most advanced performance and training fabric. Expanding on TYR’s prior polyester
fabric technology, the R&D team created the most durable and flexible textile possible. Featuring a high denier poly
fiber and innovative circular knit construction, the new blend of 94/6 combines the strength and colorfastness of
polyester with the comfort of spandex. Durafast Elite is able to sustain 300+ hours of use while maintaining a
comfortable hold on your body. The Durafast Elite collection includes stylish prints, splices, and solids in an array of
TYR engineers technical apparel and equipment for swimmers and triathletes. Named for “TYR”, the Norse god of warriors,
it's a company started by athletes and populated by athletes. The cultures and communities of competitive swimming and
triathlon pervade TYR's offices. The company is dedicated to re-imagining technologies that help athletes attain peak
Established in 1985 in Huntington Beach, CA by Steve Furniss (1972 Olympic Bronze Medal winner and captain of the ‘76
U.S.A. Olympic Swim Team) and Joseph DiLorenzo (owner and president of TYR Sport, Inc. and sister company Swimwear
Anywhere Inc.), TYR was initially founded to serve the competitive swim market with fun and performance-driven
fashionable prints. TYR has grown into a global swimming and triathlon brand with distributors worldwide.
* TYR engineers its youth line specifically to fit young, growing athletes. The result is the same high level of fit
and performance as TYR's most competitive adult suits.
* The Jammer showcases full coverage, a compressive fit, freedom of movement and drag reduction.