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    27 Pieces Of Activewear For Anyone Who's Trying To Run More

    Hit the pavement in comfy sports bras, breathable tanks, and more running clothes. 👟

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    1. A high-impact sports bra because it will keep you supported (and *very* comfortable) during your next run, especially if you have a bigger bust. It has wide shoulder straps that'll comfortably sit on your shoulders and ventilation panels to minimize sweat.

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    Promising review: "First of all, I never write reviews unless I really like the product. This is the best sports bra I’ve ever purchased! The sizes are true and it gives me so much support! I’m big-chested and the medium is perfect." —Chelsey

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes S—3XL and six bra combinations in packs of two, three, or five).

    2. A basic V-neck tee you'll want to wear for running indoors and outdoors. It's so comfy and breathable, you'll never want to take it off.

    Model wears berry V-neck tee with black leggings
    Under Armour

    Promising review: "I bought this shirt a few months ago and loved it so much I bought two more. Great for running, lifting, and I even use it as an extra layer for skiing, it doesn't ride up like most do which is nice. It's stretchy, comfortable, very lightweight, and breathable. They do run a little big because they are a loose fit. Would recommend to all!" —Runner12

    Get it from Under Armour for $24.99 (available in women's sizes XS—3X and in seven colors).

    3. A fleece thermal that'll keep you toasty and not drench you in sweat when it's cold outside. It's made with fabric that wicks away moisture *and* helps you stay warm, so you can crush your next run or jog.

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    Promising review: "I was running my first 10K and bought this top last minute. When they switched the forecast to be chilly (47 degrees Fahrenheit), I ran in it and it kept me warm, but even more important it was comfortable and didn't bother me at all. I am going to order another one in a different color for my other fall races. And what a good price!" —Noah J.

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS—3X and in nine colors).

    4. A racerback sports bra with a tech pocket so you can listen to music or podcasts during your workout. Located in the back, this slim space will easily fit your smartphone and keep it secure.

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    Promising review: "I was nervous about the phone pocket but it didn't bother me at all running with it! I have a Google Pixel 2 and it fit fine. I appreciate the removable padding in the bra and it fit as expected. Love this bra!" —Maria

    Get it from Amazon for $7.51+ (available in sizes S—XL and in six colors).

    5. High-rise patterned shorts that'll add a pop of color to your running uniform. With a high waistband, vibrant design, and body-hugging fit that's comfy as hell, you can focus on your sweat session and look stylish at the same time.

    Model wears bright blue, red, yellow, and green-printed high-rise shorts with a matching sports bra

    RochellePorterDesign is a Black woman-owned business based in Atlanta, Georgia. They're known for colorful activewear (leggings, sports bras, crop tops and more!) that'll brighten up any workout outfit.

    Promising review: "These shorts are perfect! Bright, bold, and super comfortable. I can't stop gushing about and recommending them to everyone." —Etsy Customer

    Get them from RochellePorterDesign on Etsy for $42 (available in sizes XS—XL).

    6. A mid-layer top to slip into for outdoor runs. With a breathable design, stretchy sleeves and reflective material, you'll be *striding in comfort* whenever you hit the pavement in the morning, afternoon, or evening.


    Get it from Nike for $80 (available in sizes XS—XL and also in brown).

    7. Calf-compression sleeves that can help you avoid shin splints and help give your legs proper circulation if you're clocking in more mileage.

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    Promising Review: "I love these for working out and running! I had gotten some bad shin splints and now wear these every time I run. They fit great according to the size chart and are so high-quality. They give good compression and warmth without being uncomfortable and held up great through the washing machine and hang-drying." —AJ

    Get them from Amazon for $14.99+ (available in sizes S—XL and in 12 colors).

    8. Thermal workout leggings because your butt and legs will stay warm if you're hitting up a trail or running an outdoor race. They're windproof, waterproof, *and* have reflective detailing for better visibility.

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    They're made with moisture-wicking, brushed fabric that prevents you from feeling too chilly and sweaty during workouts.

    Promising review: "Best light colder running pants ever! Just ran a 5K, 10K, and a half-marathon this weekend and ran in my Baleaf pants. They kept me warm. Not too hot. They were comfortable during all of my runs. I have two pairs and I might buy two more just to keep on the shelf for a later date." —Jillnaomi

    Get them from Amazon for $19.99+ (available in sizes XS—XXL and in eight colors).

    9. A waterproof rain jacket so you'll be prepared whenever a fall sprinkle or downpour strikes. With a lightweight hood and breathable shape, you'll stay dry and cozy when you're running.

    Reviewer wears blue waterproof rain jacket while enjoying a mountain view
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    Promising review: "Perfect fit. I’ve been using it to run during inclement weather and it’s slightly longer length ensures that my running belt (with my phone and money) stays dry. Love the zip pockets too for extra storage. The hood stays on and makes sure my AirPods stay dry. Great little running jacket!" —Colleen Conlon

    Get it from Amazon for $29.98+ (available in sizes XS—3X and in 33 colors).

    10. Matching sports bra and leggings that'll solve the problem of "I don't know what the heck to wear" when you're trying to squeeze in a cardio session. This coordinating set will make dressing for a light jog or distance run so easy.

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    Promising review: "Wow this is my new favorite workout set!! It’s stretchy but is also form fitting and flattering! The material is great quality and the leggings stay in place when you run! I’m going to order in every color!" —Alex Rinna

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in sizes XS—L and in 12 colors).

    11. A twist-front crop top because you want to look cute and not be too sweaty during interval training. You will also *finally* have something to wear with your fave high-rise leggings and bike shorts.

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    I own this crop top and I love wearing it for running, HIIT, and dance classes. It doesn't roll up when I'm moving, it's super breathable, and it's not too tight on my chest.

    Promising review: "I love this shirt. I've been taking fitness more seriously the last few months and finally got around to replacing all of my old activewear. It's just loose enough that I don't have to adjust it while I'm working out and also provides nice cleavage coverage. It's extremely soft and has good-sized arm holes. The navy color is deep and beautiful." —Edith Harmony

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in sizes XS—XL and in 17 colors).

    12. A track jacket so you won't be like "oh my gosh, I'm so cold" when you're running like the wind. It even has thumbholes that stay in place, so you won't have to awkwardly adjust your sleeves mid-workout.

    Model wears long-sleeve wine-colored zip-up track jacket with black leggings

    Promising review: "This is a great jacket! I ordered a medium and It’s the slightest bit more form fitting than a few of my other yoga jackets, but it’s still excellent quality. It’s breathable, has thumbholes, and the fabric flaps that cover your hands if they’re cold. I’d highly recommend it!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $32.95+ (available in sizes S—3X and in eight colors).

    13. A pair of leggings that won't actually feel like workout leggings thanks to their stretchy fabric and nonhugging fit. Skip the compression shorts and wear these comfy bottoms instead for your next running session.

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    Promising review: "I love these leggings! They've held up to every workout I've put them through (running, HIIT, hiking, strength workouts, etc). I've washed and dried them several times with no pilling and no shrinkage. The price is a steal for the quality of these leggings! I'll definitely be buying more!" —Erin l.

    Get them from Amazon for $9.98+ (available in sizes XS—XXL, packs of two, and in 43 colors).

    14. A cropped hoodie for times when you only have high-rise leggings or bike shorts to wear. It's *just* the right length and won't make you feel like you're stuck in a cocoon when you're pacing yourself from one mile to the next.

    Reviewer wears cropped gray hoodie with black leggings at the gym
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    Promising review: "I love this hoodie! It's so comfortable and perfect for the gym. I have a long torso so I was worried the crop would be too short but it’s the perfect length." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes XS—XL and 32 colors).

    15. A medium-impact sports bra with four-way stretch and a built-in support band that's basically like a pillow for your chest. If you're done dealing with bouncing, chafing, and tight bands, you may want to consider this run-friendly option.

    Model wears high-rise golden leggings with a matching racerback bra
    Girlfriend Collective

    Promising review: "I've struggled for a long time finding sports bras that actually support my chest as I work out. This is the first bra that has held me in and properly kept my boobs in place — no matter the type of workout I am doing. Whether it's an intense HIIT session or fun Zumba class, I can focus on my workout in this bra!" —Girlfriend Collective Customer

    Get it from Girlfriend Collective for $38 (available in sizes XXS—6XL and 10 colors).

    16. A ventilated tank top so you can stay sweat-free during laps. Mesh material in the back helps wick away perspiration, while a racerback-friendly shape works with multiple types of sports bras.

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    Promising review: "I bought the small and it fits perfectly. It’s long enough to wear with leggings, not too tight, and not see through. The color is bright and vibrant. The mesh back is a nice touch for airflow during my more intense workouts and cute with sports bras. I’ll be buying this in more colors." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.98+ (available in sizes S—XL and in 16 colors).

    17. A lightweight T-shirt that'll let you crush your next run in warm weather. Hate chafing and clothes that won't stay in place? This tee has you covered: it has gusseted raglan sleeves that don't hug your arms and a drop-tail design for a close to the bod fit.

    Model wears blue, lightweight T-shirt with loose black running shorts

    Promising review: "I bought one of these and then immediately got a second one. They're soft and so comfortable. Armpit gussets mean it's easy to move around in and the material does a great job of wicking away moisture." —Backcountry Customer

    Get it from Backcountry for $39 (available in sizes XS—L and in eight colors).

    18. Squat-proof leggings with a hint of compression and a high-rise silhouette. You won't have to stop mid-run to adjust them, because they'll stay up and not sag.

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    Promising review: "Buy these! They’re buttery soft and high-waisted without that elastic at the top of the waist like some brands have. They stay put when working out (Bootcamp, lifting, and running), and are squat-proof. Buy them!" —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $22.99+ (available in sizes XS—XL and in 24 colors).

    19. A colorblock windbreaker to give you a little warmth and brighten up your go-to run outfit. Plus, it'll pair so well with leggings, bike shorts, and joggers.

    Model wears colorblock windbreaker with high-rise bike shorts
    Forever 21

    Get it from Forever 21 for $28 (available in sizes 1X—3X and also in gray).

    20. A pair of run-friendly shorts that won't ride up, show off your underwear, or feel super tight around your thighs. (Cue Rihanna singing "Where have you been all my life?!")

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    Promising review: "These are the first pair of shorts I have ever had that *do not ride up* during exercise and I am amazed. I’ve always had a muscular build and have resorted to wearing yoga pants for workouts even on hot days because I get so tired of constantly having to pull my shorts down (I do hot yoga, running, CrossFit). But not with these! The high waist is flattering and comfortable." —Erin Michelle

    Get them from Amazon for $17.99+ (available in sizes XS—XXL and in seven colors).

    21. A breezy tank top because you won't feel like a sweat puddle after your treadmill session. It's made with cotton fabric that'll keep you cool and has a lightweight feel perf for high-intensity workouts.

    Model wears basic white workout tank with Adidas striped track pants

    Promising review: "I haven’t worn it yet, however the color is rich because of the material. It’s nice and oversized and I’m sure will be comfortable. I love my Adidas!" —Adidas Customer

    Get it from Adidas for $28 (available in sizes 1X—4X, also available in black).

    22. Touchscreen gloves that are tech-friendly (woot!) and will keep your fingers warm if you're exercising outside. If you have to track distance or switch a playlist on your phone, you can do both without having to expose your hands to the cold.

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    These gloves can be worn alone or you can use them as a glove liner if you're doing winter sports (like skiing and snowboarding) that require bulkier hand protection.

    Promising review: "I like these gloves because they are light and just warm enough for a run outside in the beginning of winter. I use them for playing soccer outside and the grip on them is a plus! I can also easily use my phone with them." —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S—L and in six colors).

    23. Ventilated shorts so your thighs will be able to breathe and stay dry while you ~be running up that road, be running up that hill~ in your neighborhood. Chafing, irritation, and redness are no match for these bottoms.

    Reviewer wears black Under Armour running shorts while taking a selfie at the gym
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    Promising review: "My favorite pair of shorts ever! These are my go to especially in hot weather. They let enough air flow so that way I’m not sweating in them. The pockets are so great and decently sized (I can fit my iPhone with a bulky case and no one can tell I have it) and has a string to tie your shorts so they don’t ride down." —Samantha

    Get them from Amazon for $18.99+ (available in sizes XS—XXL and in 44 colors).

    24. Compression socks because you want to help keep leg swelling at bay and run comfortably for long periods of time. They're also made with a breathable material to prevent moisture from getting in the way of your run.

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    Promising review: "You guys I love these! I'm a runner and for the past year, I have been suffering from shin splint pain not during my 5-mile runs, but right after, so I decided to buy a couple of these and give it a try! I started to wear a pair during my runs and a pair to sleep, man did this make a huge difference! The swelling has gone down and I feel amazing! I really do recommend these for runners!" —Amazon Customer

    Get them from Amazon for $14.68+ (available in three sizes and in nine colors).

    25. A crop top that'll stay dry on long runs *and* also double up as a cute piece of athleisure. Its breathable fabric will feel great on your bod and keep you cool if you're taking your workout outdoors.

    Model wears light. green crop top with matching shorts and colorful athletic sneakers
    Ju’Nae Fit

    Ju’Nae Fit is a Black-owned business known for their comfy athletic apparel. They have colorful and super soft crop tops, bike shorts, leggings, and more run-friendly clothes.

    Promising review: "I love the entire Earthy Tones Collection! The material is thick, but still breathable and is comfortable for a variety of activities. I enjoy a great crop top that allows me to get a great workout in and this is it!" —Ju’Nae Fit Customer

    Get it from Ju’Nae Fit for $25 (available in sizes S—L).

    26. Athletic socks because it's about time you gave your heels and toes better cushioning for running. They each have a heel tab design (buh-bye blisters) and are made with breathable material. You can ~go the distance~ and not deal with stinky, sweaty, and irritated feet.

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    Promising review: "So you know that problem when your running socks slouch below your shoe, and WHAM! Blister. This does not happen with these socks. That little tabby-thing in the back is amazing for preventing sock slippage, and these are awesome. They're not too heavy (which is great — dude, I hate bulky socks!), but they're hefty enough that you don't feel like you're going to put a hole in the sock after the first few runs. I'm crazy prone to blisters, and these are perfect." —Amy

    Get a pack of eight from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in three sizes and in 16 different color packs).

    27. And a criss-cross sports bra that ~has your back~ and will keep your boobs dry while you're running. The pads are also removable, just in case you don't want extra cushioning for your workout.

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    Promising review: "I love the design of the backs of this sports bra. I did burpees, jump squats, and jumping jacks and everything stayed in place! I also appreciated not having to dislocate my shoulder trying to take the sports bra off. It came off easily without the normal struggle of high-support bras that are so tight, you sometimes have to ask for help. After my workout, I immediately bought two more in different colors." —Jessica A. Johnson

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes S—XXL and in six colors).

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