>My son, age 8, is just starting to swim competitavely. His
>freestyle is at the point where he is finally getting both arms
>out of the water, but he won't open his eyes so he is all over
>the lane. He complains that the cholrine burns. No duh, I tell
>him to wear goggles. He says they leak. I told him I would ask
>if anyone out there knows what brand/type goggles will work
>best and how to tighten them so they don't leak.
>Thanks in advance,
My kids, ages 9 and 11, have tried various brands, and have had the best
luck with Speedo or Hind Youth models. As far as tightening, use the old
adage "As tight as necessary, but no tighter".