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    Jun 26, 2020

    28 Problem-Solving Sports Bras For Anyone Who Loves To Work Out

    Support your chest while you ~work up a sweat.~

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    1. A lightweight sports bra with four-way stretch and a compression fit, just in case you want to work on those burpees, push-ups, and other bodyweight moves without discomfort.

    Model wears a pink Core 10 'Icon Series' The Ballerina Sports Bra with a criss-cross design on the back
    Amazon

    Promising review: "Fit true to size, a little snug in the band, but to be expected in a sports bra. It’s a beautiful material that feels luxe and it breathes well when working out, too. Good support due to design for low to medium impact. I prefer it to some of my more expensive pieces at home." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $25.54+ (available in sizes XS–3X and six colors).

    2. A jaw-dropping mesh sports bra you can wear for virtual barre and HIIT classes. It has interlocking seams that help reduce chafing and removable cups for extra comfort, so you won't have to worry about perspiration or irritation after workouts.

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    Promising review: "This sports bra is amazing! I have ordered two different colors, the white and the pink. It's comfortable, breathable and very sexy. It stays in place even when doing high-intensity workouts!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $12.99+ (available in sizes 30B–40B and 35 colors).

    3. A moisture-wicking sports bra designed to keep sweat stains out, so you can stay cool on your stationary bike or reformer machine. Plus, it goes with *almost* everything in your activewear wardrobe.

    Model wears white Nike Swoosh Icon Clash sports bra
    Nike

    Get it from Nike for $28.97 (available in sizes 1X–2X).

    4. A high-impact sports bra, because it will keep you supported (and *very* comfortable) during your next cardio session, especially if you have a bigger bust. A built-in bra and wide shoulder straps are a heavenly combo for jumps, squats, and other full-body movements.

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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 in 18 bra combinations in packs of two, three, four, or five).

    Read more about this sports bra in 31 DD+ Sports Bras That Can Actually Support Big Boobs.

    5. A fully adjustable sports bra, so you can customize your fit *and* level of support. You'll feel super comfortable, whether you're doing an upper body circuit or going for a run outdoors.

    Model wears a black Shefit Ultimate Sports Bra with black leggings
    Shefit

    Promising review: "Love this bra. It was everything I'd hoped it would be. I have struggled for a long time finding cheaper bras for support during high-impact sports and even doubling up didn't help. This is worth the price and love the fact that I don't have to adjust the Velcro every time I put it on."Shefit Customer

    Get it from Shefit for $65 (available in sizes XS–6LUXE and four colors).

    6. A racerback sports bra with an eye-catching design and moisture-wicking tech, so you can look good and not worry about a sweat storm during IG-live dance classes.

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    Promising review: "After years of being a couch potato, I recently took up Pilates which then led to some cardio and the realization that I needed a different bra. I love this one, it does fit snugly but it's comfortable enough to wear every day. I will be buying a couple more!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes XS-XXL and four colors).

    7. A tech-friendly sports bra, so you can keep your smartphone in a safe spot whenever you do deadlifts or climb the StairMaster. Just slip it in the bra's back pocket and you won't have to stress about a cracked screen again.

    Reviewer shows discreet tech pocket in the back of their floral-printed sports bra
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    Reviewers also recommend to go a size up if you're in between sizes due to the bra's contouring fit.

    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. If you're in between sizes, I'd go a size up." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.95+ (available in sizes S–XL and six colors).

    8. A underwire sports bra, because it is what support dreams are made of. Ventilated mesh panels and a hook-and-eye closure in the back will help prevent underboob, spillage, and sweat from getting in the way of your fitness routine.

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    Promising review: "It is so hard to find sports bras made for larger busts that are supportive enough. I run and do a lot of HIIT, and this sports bra is fantastic for keeping the girls in place during my workouts! Plus, it is very comfortable and made of a soft material. Highly recommend this sports bra." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $30.65+ (available in sizes 28D–40J and 27 colors).

    9. A wire-free sports bra that'll keep back pain and bouncing at bay. Breathable fabric, a secure shape, *and* a comfy hook-and-eye closure? The workout gods have spoken.

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    Promising review: "My search for a sports bra is finally over!! No longer do I have to stuff myself into three sports bras, crushing my bosom and my soul, to be able to get a good workout. My bust is fully supported in this bra, it's comfortable, easy to put on, and cute! I especially like the panel that prevents too much cleavage, which has always been a problem for me." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $23.50+ (available in sizes 34C–50J and seven colors).

    10. A light-support sports bra designed for yoga and other core-friendly activities. Adjustable double straps keep your chest comfy, even when you're doing crunches or balancing in tree pose.

    Model wears black Nike Women's Light-Support Sports Bra with dark red shorts
    Nike

    Get it from Nike for $35 (available in sizes XS–XL and two colors).

    11. A padded sports bra that'll feel like a pillow for your chest and give you extra support for strength training and light cardio. It also has breathable fabric, so you won't feel wet from sweat after you exercise.

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    Reviewers can't get enough of this affordable workout essential, which has received more than 6,000 positive reviews on Amazon! You can also buy it individually or in packs of three or four.

    Promising review: "I’ve been going to the gym more frequently (whoo!) and needed some sports bras for my cardio exercises. I love how the material is soft and comfortable. All too many times, the ones that I try are tight to the point where it almost restricts my breathing and gets uncomfortable! If anything, the sports bra offers just the right amount of support. My breasts are held firmly in place even when I’m running!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in sizes S–XL and six colors).

    12. A seamless sports bra, because your boobs will be in a comfy cocoon and you won't have to deal with digging or pinching during low-impact activities. It also comes with removable cups for a barely-there fit.

    Reviewer wears black seamless sports bra with hot pink workout leggings
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    Promising review: "I purchased this bra to wear during light exercise. It turned out to be really comfortable and supportive. The removable pads make it less like a sports bra that smooches your breast down. I also think it looks fine worn under a t-shirt for everyday wear." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $9.99+ (available in sizes S–4XL and three colors).

    13. A double T-back bra that not only shows off your back, but also has moisture-wicking fabric that'll keep you cool and dry whether you're working up a sweat indoors or outdoors.

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    Promising review: "This sports bra is the most comfortable one that I own, and it looks so darn cute on top of that! The straps don't slide or dig in (some bra straps are too tight on my traps and cause me to have headaches, actually), the design is adorable and the cups are comfortable and full coverage. The sizing is also just as expected." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99+ (available in sizes XS–XXL and 18 colors).

    14. A zip-front sports bra, so you can comfortably keep your chest in place and rock a cool abstract print while you strengthen your core.

    Asos model wears a zip-front sports bra with an abstract print
    Asos

    Get it from Asos for $32 (available in sizes 4—16).

    15. A three-pack of comfy sports bras for days when you're not doing high-impact training. Each of them have a pull-on closure, so you won't have to struggle to get them on before working out.

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    Promising review: "These sports bras are so comfy and great for lounging and working out, though if you have a larger chest and are doing intense workouts, you may want to double bra. They provide just the right amount of support and the band doesn't dig into you." —Amazon Customer

    Get a three-pack from Amazon for $9.98+ (available in sizes 34—50 and 18 different color combinations).

    16. A high-support sports bra you'll want to wear for running, soccer, and other activities where you'll be *on the move.* A body-hugging fit contours your chest and adjustable straps help prevent bouncing.

    Model wears a black Nike Alpha Women's High-Support Sports Bra
    Nike

    Promising review: "So pleasantly surprised by how supportive and flattering this sports bra is. I run and do HIIT workouts and was looking for something that would limit bounce without looking and feeling like a corset or similar torture device. This works well." —Nike Customer

    Get it from Nike for $55 (available in sizes XS—L and three colors).

    17. A scoop neck sports bra, so your boobs will have a comfy resting spot *and* not feel too restricted, even if you're working with dumbbells in your living room.

    Model wears black scoop neck sports bra that says "4505" on the front
    Asos

    Get it from Asos for $23 (available in sizes 14—26).

    18. And a comfy high-impact sports bra that (gasp!) is wire-free, has terry-lined cups, and padded straps. You'll be so dang supported whenever you hit up the treadmill or do push-ups at home.

    Model wears a snakeskin-print high-impact, wire-free sports bra while cycling
    Bare Necessities

    Promising review: "I had an alternative motive for ordering this bra. I need support, but cannot tolerate underwires. Love this bra. It has a wide band, supports well, and no uniboob that is so common in sports bras. " —Bare Necessities Customer

    Get it from Bare Necessities for $69 (available in sizes 30C—46H and eight colors).

    19. A keyhole-meets-racerback sports bra for ventilation, compression, and better range of motion: Yes you *can* crush a workout without worrying about cup spillage.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Absolutely love this sports bra! It’s not padded, but I workout at home so I don’t mind. I use it for running on an elliptical machine, and it stays in place beautifully! The band stays put and it doesn’t create and back bulge. I love it!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99+ (available in sizes XS—XL and 11 colors).

    20. A cooling, no-wire sports bra that'll help prevent your chest from getting too sweaty and allow for freedom of movement during interval training and cardio exercises.

    Model wears a grey LIVI Active Medium-Impact Cooling No-Wire Sport Bra while lifting weights
    Lane Bryant

    Promising review: "This is a seriously fantastic bra. I’m so impressed with the construction on this one. It gives wonderful support without an underwire. And it’s actually comfortable. This works better for me than any other bra in the store and I’m so glad I tried it on." —Lane Bryant Customer

    Get it from Lane Bryant for $59.95+ (available in sizes 36C—48H and three colors).

    21. A sports bra that doubles up as a tank top and feels incredibly lightweight while you practice yoga or Pilates. It even comes with removable pads (buh-bye layering, it's been real).

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love the built-in bra, the material is thick and durable, and it's not see-through at all. Great for exercise or casual athleisure wear. Totally recommend and plan on buying in more colors!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99+ (available in sizes S—XL and nine colors).

    22. A criss-cross sports bra with moisture-wicking fabric and a gorgeous back that'll help you stay supported and sweat-free on walks, runs, and jogs.

    Model wears CultureFit Clothing's criss-cross sports bra in a blue Ankara print
    CultureFit Clothing

    Get it from CultureFit Clothing for $29.99 (available in sizes S—L).

    23. A vented compression sports bra you'll want to have on hand when you're working out in warm weather: Its fabric wicks away moisture from your bod to help you stay cool and avoid underboob sweat.

    Model wears a navy blue Champion Vented Compression sports bra
    Amazon

    Promising review: "I really like this sports bra. It fits great and it held up very well through lots of cardio, jumping jacks and burpees. Even an hour after my workout it was still comfy and in place. It also breathes well and absorbed most of the sweat from my workout." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $16+ (available in sizes XL—4X and three colors).

    24. A mid-impact sports bra with a multi-strap design and a body-hugging fit, so you can focus on your moves and keep everything in place.

    Puma

    Get it from Puma for $38 (available in sizes XS—XL and four colors).

    25. A mesh back sports bra, so your chest can stay ventilated and dry while you do sit-ups, lunges, and more body weight exercises. It also has flat lock seams for the right amount of compression and comfort.

    Model wears a light blue mesh back sports bra
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This is one of the best sports bras I have found in a while. It is great for high-impact workouts like running. It does run big, so make sure to size down if you want a snug supportive fit. I wear a 36DD and the medium fits perfectly. It's supportive in all the right places." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $7.39+ (available in sizes XS—XXL and eight colors).

    26. A smooth-banded sports bra that wraps below your chest nicely and won't leave you with irritated red marks. Slip into this piece of activewear for cardio and strength training exercise.

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    Promising review: "I wore it to my fitness kickboxing class and it provides the perfect amount of support. This is a high energy workout, jumping jacks, ropes, burpees, jump squats, and time on the bag, and it held me comfortably the entire time. It also stayed really dry, despite my sweating. I encourage this product, especially for my big- busted friends out there!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99+ (available in sizes XS—XL and 11 colors).

    27. A cami-style sports bra you'll want to wear if you want a lil' coverage without mega padding (hello removable cups). Slip into this number if you're doing low-impact workouts and your chest will thank you.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This is a very nicely made full coverage sports bra for workouts or everyday wear. This has plenty of stretch and isn't constricting. Great quality item with a nice fit." —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99 (available in sizes XS—XXL and six colors).

    28. A running and cycling-friendly sports bra with mesh paneling and gel-cushioned straps for amazing comfort and support. Chafing, sweating, and digging will be the least of your problems while you cycle or run up that hill.

    Model wears light blue Champion Women's Spot Comfort Full-Support Sport Bra
    Amazon

    Promising review: "This is my go-to sports bra for all of my workouts. I wear it when I train on my bike (road, cyclocross, gravel, and mountain). I wear it in all of my races as well. This bra gets me through weight training workouts that include intensive plyometrics training without any issues. That's saying a lot as I'm a 34DD!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $19.90+ (available in sizes 34D—42DDD and 25 colors).

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