Stylish gym gear

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Made it your New Year's resolution to get fit but have nothing to wear?'s resident marathon runner and online assistant Lauren Smith picks the most stylish (and functional) fitness gear to help you work up a sweat in style.

  • Stylish Gym gear: Nike Flyknit

    Super stylish and unbelievably lightweight, the Nike Flyknit trainers feel like a second skin.


  • Stylish Gym gear: Sweaty Betty Barre Dance T-Shirt

    Love dance-based exercise classes like barrecore, Zumba and aerobics? This slouchy t-shirt is for you.


  • Stylish Gym gear: Asics leggings

    These Asics ruched tights are extremely versatile - roll them up when you're in the gym, or roll down when outside.


  • Stylish Gym gear: Marc Jacobs backpack

    Carry your gym kit in this backpack - it beats a carrier bag, anyway.

    Marc by Marc Jacobs backpack, £75,

  • Stylish Gym gear: adidas by Stella McCartney

    Stella McCartney's adidas range is our go-to for fashionable fitness clothing - we love this lilac jacket from the latest collection.

    Lilac jacket, £190 by adidas by Stella McCartney,

  • Stylish Gym gear: Zoe Karrsen jumper

    Wearing a jumper with 'Fun' on it might convince you to hit the gym...


  • Stylish Gym gear: Spanx Power Pant

    Super-flattering and comfortable, these trousers are perfect for an exercise class.

    Spanx Power Pant, £125,

  • Stylish Gym gear: Asics trainers

    I am a bit bias, as I use Asics trainers, but they really are great and last a long time. These are more suited to road runners.


  • Stylish Gym gear: Anya Hindmarch Gym bag

    You almost wouldn't guess this is a practical gym bag


  • Stylish Gym gear: Yogiwear t-shirt

    The perfect t-shirt for yoga aficionados.


  • Stylish Gym gear: Lucas Hugh top and leggings

    With ankle zippers, an iPhone and Blackberry holder, separate key pocket and high visibility details, these are probably the most fashion forward workout leggings I've ever seen.


  • Stylish Gym gear: Nike watch

    Keep track of your training with this Nike sportswatch.


  • Stylish Gym gear: Hot Squash Monochrome T-Shirt

    The bright colour and flattering cut of this top make it ideal for studio work.


  • Stylish Gym gear: Lulemon shorts

    This fitness label is a cult favourite in the US - and now it's over here.


  • Stylish Gym gear: Crewroom long sleeved running top

    Designed to keep rowers warm on the river, this lightweight layer will keep you toasty when exercising outside.


  • Stylish Gym gear: Pineapple top and leggings

    Pineapple's dance gear is affordable and perfect for classes

    from £8,

  • Stylish Gym gear: Zumba vest top

    Love Zumba? Show it with this blingy Zumba vest


  • Stylish Gym gear: Ultimate gym bra shock absorber

    Does what it says on the tin. This is the best sports bra I've ever used.


  • Stylish Gym gear: Pearl Izumi Thermal top

    This thermal top will keep cyclists and runners warm - and easy to spot on the road.


  • Stylish gym gear: Black collared compression top

    HPE clothing is designed and developed by Nick Harris, a Human Performance Specialist who has over 20 years experience of working with elite athletes. This top has been designed to reduce chafing and fatigue.


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