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Are there goggles for water polo that correct vision?

Swim goggles without prescription lenses can be used for water sports from snorkeling to water-skiing are available in many sporting goods stores. However, most such goggles do not have lenses that can be replaced by prescription lenses. For prescription swim goggles, it is usually best to contact an optician who works for an eye doctor or for an optometrist. Such opticians are used to doing custom work; but in all likelihood, the goggles will have to be specially ordered. Since water polo is a vigorous contact sport, a very sturdy goggle with lenses made of polycarbonate is recommended. Polycarbonate lenses are very difficult to break and are available in all glasses prescriptions.

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