Active Wear

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Period proof underwear running

“I run wearing period pants every single month – here’s why you should too”

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
  • Sports bra
    Wellbeing

    Sports bras are changing – here’s what you’ll be wearing in the future

  • Lululemon hike review
    Reviews

    These Lululemon hiking shorts are as practical as they are stylish

  • The Style List summer
    The Style List

    Beach balls, cocktails, bee hotels: summer wrapped up in one handy Style List

Latest Stories

castore-activewear-review
Reviews

Does Castore’s women’s range live up to the hype?

One writer gives their honest thoughts.

Posted by
Alex Sims
Published
Sustainable activewear Acai
Strength

15 sustainable activewear brands the Strong Women team love

From recycled fabrics and odourless socks to plantable paper – we round-up the best of sustainable activewear.

Posted by
Miranda Larbi
Published
The Upside
Reviews

How does chic activewear brand The Upside actually hold up in the gym?

One writer’s honest opinion.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published
Upgrade your activewear for summer with Liberty’s brand new Feel-Good Florals collection
Strength

Make a statement in and out of the gym in Liberty’s new activewear collection

The iconic brand’s foray into exercise apparel is full of feel-good florals.

Posted by
Amy Beecham
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Chloe Gray
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“How long can I stay in activewear after my workout?”

Have you ever skipped a shower in favour of brunch?

Collage of activewear from M&S and Hush
Reviews

7 pieces of high-street activewear we’ll be living in this spring

Comfy, high-performance kit without the premium price tag.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published
6 best modest activewear brands
Reviews

6 of the best modest activewear brands for fitness and leisure

High-coverage sporty styles that feel and look good.

Posted by
Sue Omar
Published
A woman sweating after a run
Strength

Do you really need to be washing your leggings and sports bras after every single workout?

We see you, re-wearers.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published
Chloe and Miranda in activewear
Reviews

The best activewear the Strong Women team have ever tried

We may have drawers full of the stuff, but these are the workout clothes we wear on repeat.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published
Best winter fleeces 2021
Fashion

11 cosy fleece jackets to get you through the rest of winter

Practical never looked so cool.

Posted by
Polly Knight
Published
Compilation of activewear
Reviews

12 pieces of activewear that any avid exerciser will love

Leggings, sports bras and trainers that will get anyone motivated to train.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published
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Chloe Gray
Published

14 brilliant Christmas gift ideas for gym lovers, from just £7

Help them perform and recover well in 2022.

Compilation of yoga mats
Strength

6 of the best yoga mats for every kind of practice

Ground yourself with the perfect mat.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published
A collage of a waterproof jacket, warm leggings and high neck sports bra
Reviews

Autumnal activewear to keep you warm and dry in September showers

The change of season is here.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published
A woman clapping her hands together with chalk in front of a barbell
Workouts

“I’m over being sexualised for working out”

Testosterone isn’t an excuse for predatory behaviour.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published
How much should you spend on activewear?
Strength

How much should you really spend on activewear?

Good quality gym garms can be an expensive habit.

Posted by
Amy Beecham
Published
plus size activewear roundup
Reviews

7 size-inclusive brands that make activewear for every body

No matter what your size or shape, there's an activewear brand out there designed to help you sweat in style.

Posted by
Mollie Quirk
Published
Compilation of leggings with pockets
Strength

8 leggings with pockets for when you need to train hands-free

Including Lululemon, Tala and Adidas.

Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published
Posted by
Chloe Gray
Published

“This sturdy-yet-soft sports bra passes the ultimate handstand test”

Fitness writer Chloe Gray finally found a sports bra that didn't let her down while practicing her handstands.

A woman wearing purple leggings, a blue sports bra and white jacket stood outside.
Reviews

“I found high-quality, lightly-used activewear for a bargain from these second-hand retailers”

Would you buy second-hand activewear? Here‘s why you should consider it

Posted by
Natalie Gil
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