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23 Cheap Pieces Of Athletic Clothing You'll Want To Wear Out Of The Gym

Workout clothes that don't cost more than your gym membership.

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1. These white reflective shorts that wick away body sweat.

Promising review: "FINALLY, cute, comfortable shorts WITH POCKETS!! I have been looking for these shorts forever. The shorts are very lightweight and they look good. The pockets are not huge but they will hold keys, money etc. They will even fit 2 tennis balls comfortably. I bought 6 pairs!" —Lisa Vehrenkamp

Get them from Amazon for $25.

2. This grey tank with a racerback mesh insert.

Promising review: "Nice workout top, fits great." —Jaz

Get it from Forever 21 for $13.

3. This black and grey floral sports bra with removable pads.

Promising review: "Very stretchy cotton-like material with with a double layer across the chest for added support. Very comfy and cheaper than Target bras!" —Justpeachy85

Get it from Amazon for $17-$25.

4. These leggings that'll inspire you to (not) push yourself to the limit.

Promising review: "I'm plus size, but these in XL fit me so well! I love the stretch & tightness of them. They're so perfect!" —Loleta.

Get them from Forever 21 for $20.

5. This colorful brushstrokes tank that artists who sweat can wear.

Promising review: "Absolutely perfect for running andworking out. Very lightweight and thin, so it helps keep you cool." —Runner

Get it from Forever 21 for $10.

6. This double crisscross sports bra with geometric color blocks.

Promising review: "I bought two of these, I loved them so much! I am very active, so support is important and so is comfort. They are very breathable too. I've ran, lifted weights, done yoga, and I can't complain about anything. I like that they have removable padding, too." —klest

Get it from Target for $20.

7. This quick-drying running tank that'll make you look determinedly fierce.

Get it from H&M for $20.

8. This mesh zip-up hoodie that blocks 90% of UV rays.

Promising review: "I got the yellow one recently in Japan. I like the fabric and fit. It is perfect for Hawaii weather. I wear it to the gym, plan on using it for hiking, just an all around awesome zip hoodie. I want to get another color and one for my friends." —Rhonda

Get it from Uniqlo for $20.

9. These chalk-drawn leggings with seams that won't chafe.

Promising review: "I did not expect such high quality for the price, but it is really good material. Thick enough; doesn't show sweat." —Barnard Mash

Get them from Amazon for $27.

10. This moisture-wicking sunset-colored tank.

Promising review: "Perfect fit. Even looks cute enough to wear out and about." —Stephanie

Get it from Amazon for $24.

11. These loose-fitting shorts that don't ride up.

Promising review: "I'm a regular runner and these shorts are the best I've bought, ever! I like them more then my Nike shorts. I recommend these to any runner. They feel great while running! I'm buying more in every color!" —Shaniqua

Get them from Amazon for $23.

12. This neon orange bra that offers full support for high-impact sports.

Promising review: "A classic look, but it still has the unique side, which I love! It fits great and gives great support where I need it!" —Smalls

Get it from Forever 21 for $15.

13. This mini colorblock fannypack that's waterproof and has multiple pockets.

Promising review: "I was worried it'd be too bulky, but it's really small and doesn't look bulky at all. It can fit my Galaxy 6 and a bifold wallet with lots of extra room. 10/10 would recommend." — jammh18

Get it from Urban Outfitters for $29.

14. This athletic tee with mesh-paneled shoulders.

Promising review: "Absolutely LOVE this crop top. It is very small and has a minimal amount of fabric so it does lay just below your bra line. But it is so perfect for working out or just for a cute outfit." —Hunteraa

Get it from Forever 21 for $13.

15. This brutally honest grey tank.

Promising review: "I love this shirt. The material is fantastic. I had intended on using as a beach cover-up, but now I just wear it with my yoga pants." — Shannon Sensenbach

Get it from Amazon for $27.

16. This crossback sports bra that's specifically designed for larger cup sizes.

Promising review: "Absolutely love this bra. I had yet to find one that doesn't cause chaffing... this is it! I bought the large, wore it in my last 100 mile race, had plenty of support without feeling suffocated, and had no issues with chaffing." —ultrarunnerCK

Get it from REI for $24.

17. These printed compression shorts that fall just above the knee.

Promising review: "These are fabulous workout shorts! I wasn't really sure what to expect when I ordered them. I thought they may not be actual compression shorts, but they are. They compress, breathe, and have great flexibility. I will buy more!" —MonieLuv

Get them from Old Navy for $10-$20.

18. This dry-fit short sleeve top with added UV protection.

Promising review: "I have tried this top out now a few times and have had many compliments. It is lightweight, moisture-wicking, has built in SPF, and sleeves which I love for outdoor workouts! I highly recommend this shirt for outdoor activities." —creed

Get it from Old Navy for $13-25.

19. These high-waisted charcoal capris.,

Promising review: "These are now my number 1 Yoga capris! The fabric is just right (not too heavy, not too light), tummy control is comfy, and this is the one pair of all I've tried that do not "roll" down as you wear them. I'll be ordering the heather grey next! They also look great with tunics!" —Sue

Get it from Amazon for $20.

20. This racerback tank that flaunts your shoulders and won't ride up when you're working out.

Promising review: "I bought this during weekend. And love it. I do boot camp every day and certain shirts stick to me, but this one was perfect and didn't rise up while I was working out." —Manzana

Get it from Old Navy for $11-$17.

21. These mesh training shorts with inside underwear that'll give extra support.

Promising review: "I bought these shorts a few days ago and just ordered three more pairs. They are light weight, comfortable, the perfect length, and for some reason - they are the only pair of work out shorts I have ever owned that do not ride up my thick thighs. I am desperately in love with these shorts!" —sdmomma

Get them from Target for $13.

22. These cushiony toe socks that are ideal for running and hiking.

Promising review: "It definitely feels weird when you first put them on, but after five minutes, they feel more comfortable. I ran my 1st half-marathon trail run in them and had no toes issues. In fact, my toes felt better than the rest of me!" —PW Waldo

Get them from REI for $14.

23. These loose sweatpants that you'll want to take a brisk walk in and then lounge in for the rest of the day (or week).

Promising review: "These are terrific pants. The cut is excellent and slimming. On casual days, I wear them (black) to work with a fleece and turtleneck, and nice shoes. Essentially these are pants that are super comfortable and fit great. Oh, did I say I have 2 pairs, in black?" –PL

Get them from Uniqlo for $20.

The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity

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