More athletic wear is being made with female athletes in mind. Here are some of the best examples of smart designs meeting real needs.
adidas Energy Bra
Designed with running, high-intensity cardio and contact sports in mind, the Energy Bra has adjustable cross straps and molded cups to limit bounce.
New Balance The Shockingly Unshocking
Double-knit cups offer support and modesty for women with C cups or larger. A thick lower band and adjustable straps cut down on bobble.
New Balance Vitalize Hybrid Top
This lightweight training top has a built-in shelf bra for support, plus elegantly designed straps that accent your back and shoulders.
Under Armour Women's Urban Uptown Hoodie
Add some intrigue to your workout wardrobe with an asymmetrical zipped hoodie.
Puma Pure NightCat Reflective Women's Running Jacket
The Nightcat is an all-conditions running jacket that will keep you dry when it's wet and visible when it's dark. Features an inner pocket with headphone loop for your smartphone.
New Balance Raptor Jacket
This jacket's thumbhole cuffs help keep your sleeves down, locking in warmth and preventing cold hands and wrists during bad weather runs.
adidas Performer Mid-Rise Tight
Function meets form: The high waist on these tights flatters most body types, while the Climalite fabric wicks out sweat when your temperature rises.
Puma Tech Performance 3/4 Tights
Made from a blend of moisture-wicking polyester and contour-hugging spandex, these tights mold to your form and keep you dry during every workout.
Under Armour Women's Fly-By Leggings
Not just a pair of tights. These are compression wear, meaning they're designed to improve blood flow to the muscles during activity.
Nike Air Zoom Vomero 9
A durable, responsive running shoe that will accommodate a wide variety of athletes.
Reebok Skyscape Chase Print
Sweet kicks for when you're just kickin' it, these casual shoes look cool and feel uber-comfy with their foam interior. Outside, a Scotchguard treatment prevents stains.
Puma Mobium Elite Speed
The forefoot of this lightweight trainer has no seams, which makes you less likely to suffer chafing or blisters on your feet or toes.
ASICS GEL-Cumulus 16
The 16th edition of the GEL-Cumulus has cushioning units in the rearfoot and the forefoot, facilitating a cozy ride that works for a wide variety of runeres. Built to last.
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