SPEEDO's future innovation is developed in the Aqualab, the brand's top secret development facility. Aided by the world's champion athletes and coaches, SPEEDO's multi-national team of researchers conducts revolutionary projects that aim to solve the challenges of the body in motion.
The Fastskin family of elite speedsuits was recognized by the Smithsonian Institute for advanced technology.
The experts in the SPEEDO Aqualab worked with NASA to develop the SPEEDO LZR RACER, which debuted in 2008. The SPEEDO LZR RACER was named as one of the best inventions of the year in 2008 by TIME Magazine and one of the most innovative products of the year in 208 by Popular Science Magazine. The LZR RACER also took home an Edison Award in 2008 for its design and innovation.