Women's surfing has come a long way since Body Glove was founded in 1953. From the beginning, Body Glove swimwear has always been about the ocean . Originally a dive company and early innovators of the body fitting wet suit, Body Glove eventually developed a full Surf and Dive collection. In the 1950s and 1960s, surfing was primarily a male-dominated sport. But women have been surfing and enjoying the beach for generations, and the sport wouldn't be what it is today without the contributions of many legendary female surfers. That's why Body Glove offers a variety of bikinis, wetsuits, and other high-performance products designed specifically for women. Where the lack of swimwear existed, Body Glove was the answer