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Description and Wear of Uniform Components
 
3601.9.  Physical Readiness Test (PRT) Swimwear
 

Description.  Optional swimwear will be navy blue or black in color, conservative in design and appearance and must not prohibit the swimmer from swimming freely.  Authorized optional swimwear includes the following:
 
     1.  One-piece swimwear
 
          a.  Males.  Physical Training Uniform (PTU) shorts, square trunks, board shorts or full body swimsuits.
 
          b.  Females.  Swimsuit covering the full torso less arms, swimsuit covering full torso and arms or full-body swimsuit covering torso, legs and arms.  One-piece swimwear back openings will not extend below the middle of the back.
 
     2.  Two-piece swimwear (Full torso coverage required)
 
          a.  Males.  PTU shorts, square trunks or board shorts with PTU shirt or rash guard top (short or long sleeve).
 
          b.  Females.  PTU shorts, square trunks or board shorts with PTU shirt or rash guard top (short or long sleeve), and two-piece burqinis/burkinis.
 
Occasion for Wear.  Worn optionally for Sailors who elect to swim during the semi-annual PRT.
 
Correct Wear.  Wear swimwear bottoms fully on the waist.  On two-piece swimwear, the full torso will be covered.
 
 
 

 

 
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