Last Updated on April 6, 2020


best water shoesSwimming is one of the best cardio workouts or aerobic exercises you can do. It’s low impact and good for your back. Whether you are in a pool, river, lake or ocean. Good water shoes not only protect your safety but also make you enjoy swimming and worry less! After all, there’s plenty of things you can step on that you would be best to have a protective layer between your feet and it while doing so.

For swimming in a pool:

The rough pool bottom will harm your feet and the slippery tile will be dangerous for your safety. The best water shoes give you excellent traction at the poolside. And the rugged rubber outer sole keep your feet safe from rough pool bottom.

For swimming in river, lake or ocean:

Imagine you walk through water unknowing of what you will be stepping on the next whether it be through the rough river or other external hazards. Your feet are fragile and susceptible to a number of injuries and ways to become damaged if barefoot. Even navigating through a beach has its hazards.

The best water shoes have an outsole that will prevent most objects you may normally find at the beach(rock, junk, coral) from penetrating the outsole and harming the foot directly. They protect your feet from broken glass, sharp rocks, hot surfaces, fish hooks (yikes), coral reefs, sharp-edged mussels, and even parasites.

The purpose of having best water shoes for swimming is to be out of your shoes while keeping your feet protected and comfortable. When looking for the best water shoes for swimming, we highly recommend that you keep your eyes on two things: the outsole material and the outsole pattern. The most optimal material for the anti-slipping purpose is rubber.

Finally, it is important to go for a pair of water shoes that fit you perfectly. After all, no one likes to be inconvenienced or uncomfortable because of an incorrect size. Why we talk about size, because water shoes are totally different from regular shoes, it is a barefoot(sockless) shoes. So our advice, always check the size chart before ordering.

Our Pick:

INFMETRY Women Men Aqua Socks Swimming Water Shoes

  • 4-Ways stretch upper
  • Rugged rubber outer sole
  • Water-resistant insoles included
  • Extremely lightweight & flexible
  • Easy to wash(Machine wash cold/air dry)
  • Full size for option