In spite of some bad press, the brief is still an incredibly popular swim style and the most practical for swimming. From the traditional Speedos to the new kid on the block, the 14cm or trainer, we've a huge selection of plain and ever more popular colourful designs. Younger swimmers are coming back to this type of product as they and their coaches recognize how much better they are to train in.
Check out the great collection from Australian brand Funky Trunks, or the trainer designs from the British Maru Swimwear. Even the likes of Arena and Speedo are getting in on the act.