With public gyms, swimming pools & leisure centers re-opening on 25th July, It's the perfect time to start freshening up that activewear section in your wardrobe.
We've put together our favorite activewear brands and products which have been making waves in the industry this year. Some obvious market leaders , some more niche.
Check out our top ten.
Very obvious choice, but you just cannot overlook Nike when it comes to Sportswear.
Nike stands for something and as a result it stands out. With it's iconic swoosh logo and its continuous collaboration with world-class athletes, in 2020 the brand still holds massive authority in the industry.
We've picked out our favorite activewear pieces on their website for you to take a look at.
The Nike Sportswear Dress (Above) puts a street-ready spin on sports culture with an exaggerated silhouette, a metallic Swoosh design and pastel hues. https://www.nike.com/gb/t/sportswear-swoosh-dress-WlzQPF/DA1414-133
The Nike Free Metcon 3 are build for stability , perfect for keeping you steady on your feet when lifting weights. https://www.nike.com/gb/t/free-metcon-3-training-shoe-DRssRw/CJ6314-068
Nike Swoosh Sports Bra. Inside compartment pockets to keep essentials safe whilst exercising, while classic coverage provides medium-impact support for activities like spin, cardio and dance classes. https://www.nike.com/gb/t/swoosh-support-1-piece-pad-sports-bra-9zCN2N/BV3636-639
2. Sweaty Betty
Running for 15 years founded by Tamara and Simon Hill-Norton sweaty betty is a brand that ensures style meets performance.
The brand ethos is to empower women through health & wellbeing and this comes across in every design available in the catalogue.
Pocketed Leggings tailored for workouts, Sweat-wicking sports bras, and 100% squat proof shorts do not take away the fact that the Sweaty Betty designs are great.
Take a look at our top 3 picks from the store. (24/07/2020)
At £35 The Stamina Sports Bra is bargain for what you get. Designed with a supportive under band, front waffle detail and seamless thick shoulder straps, this compression design keeps your boobs in place for spin, boxing and the gym.
Gary Zip Through Cropped Hoody. Made with Organic Cotton this comfy number is perfect to throw on on your journey to and from the gym. https://www.sweatybetty.com/shop/new-arrivals/gary-zip-through-cropped-hoody-SB5707_JuneBugGreen.html?cgid=new-arrivals&dwvar_SB5707__JuneBugGreen_color=junebuggreen&tile=17#start=17
Working out on the beach or playing sports on holiday? Look no further than these Synchronized Swim Bikini Bottoms. The Double chlorine-resistant fabric offers UV+ 50 protection , whilst the elasticated waistband offers maximum support.
3. ASOS | Women's Activewear
Take your pick of trainers, gym leggings and more. ASOS offer a massive selection on activewear at extremely reasonable prices.
We think the ASOS catalogue is 100% worth browsing if you need an assortment of new pieces to beef up your activewear fashion options,
Here's our hot take on some of the good deals available at the moment.
ASOS 4505 racer back leopard print bra. £18.00 is a steal and we think the Mint Leopard print design is cool as anything. https://www.asos.com/asos-4505/asos-4505-racer-back-leopard-print-bra/prd/20627052?colourwayid=60073425&SearchQuery=asos%204505%20activewear
ASOS 405 Icon Training Booty Short In Cotton Touch. Another bargain at £12.00. Whether you're running, raving or training the figure hugging cut offers style and comfort! https://www.asos.com/asos-4505/asos-4505-icon-training-booty-short-in-cotton-touch/prd/13733818?colourwayid=16561451&SearchQuery=asos%204505%20activewear
ASOS 405 Gym Set in Oil Wash If your after a two piece gym set look no further, this is a great starter outfit for those looking to begin a new fitness regime. https://www.asos.com/asos-4505/asos-4505-gym-set-in-oil-wash/grp/29617?colourwayid=60017417&SearchQuery=asos%20activewear
4. Gym Shark
We've taken a good look at gym shark and the quality of their products is undeniable. High cotton percentages across the board really does result in premium looking garments.
You can also make staggered payments via their Klarna partnership , which allows you to split the full price of your basket over 3 payments.
Here's our favorite products GymShark have to offer at the moment.
Available in 6 Colors the ULTRA SEAMLESS CROP TOP is a great staple piece for your activewear collection. All the colors pop and the skin tight fit is flattering for any body type!
The Ribbed and mesh material construction in combination with the neutral tones of GymShark's breeze light collection would make perfect running attire.
5. NUX ACTIVE
Feminine yet fierce. Nux is a brand which has transformed activewear into something more chic, the mixture of performance and style is clearly evident throughout there entire product range. This is why we've selected this at number
We love the intricacy of the Levitate Bra. At 53 Dollars for a sports bra, its looking like more of a luxury piece. But the design is to die for!