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Dive into Hawaiian waters with innovative Athleta swimwear

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"I lead a really active lifestyle, so I need a bikini and swimwear that complements the type of movements that I'm doing," says marine biologist and "shark whisperer" Ocean Ramsey — also a freediver, yogi and stunt model.

Athleta's LYCRA® XTRA LIFE™ Fiber swimwear, with better fit, better shape retention and better performance, fits the bill for Ocean's aquatic lifestyle.

Designed by athletes for athletes, LYCRA® XTRA LIFE™ Fiber swimwear moves with its wearer for coverage that's comfortable, stylish and durable — lasting five times longer than suits made with traditional spandex.

"It's going to resist breakage from things like sunscreen, the sun and chlorinated water," says Tracy Byrnes, Athleta Sr. Manager of Innovation and Product Information.

"Whether she's hanging out on the beach or catching a wave, we've got her covered," Tracy says.

Follow Athleta's Chi blog for more tips to match your healthy, active lifestyle.