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Benefits of Wearing the Right Outfits For Your Workouts

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First off, what exactly is activewear?

Activewear is clothes designed to be worn for sports, physical, and outdoor activities. They provide style and comfort during workouts and are usually made from sustainable materials.

Besides being worn to help you find comfort while exercising or engaging in sporting activities, some activewear brands are fashionable and can be worn casually.

The fashionable aspect of activewear can no longer be overlooked. Although they are primarily made with the purpose of providing adequate comfort during your workouts—hence the major use of breathable materials—today, activewear has encroached on other areas of our lives and become a major pillar of fashion.

Activewear has quickly become an essential fit not just for athletes but also for everyday folk like you and me. This is because these clothes are made with materials that allow the skin to breathe much more easily during workouts, thereby playing a huge role in helping regulate body temperature.

Some features of activewear that have boosted their popularity include:

Durability: Activewear tends to be strong and durable since they are made to withstand regular and rapid movements. Materials used are capable of keeping up with the strain put on them during intense and rugged use.

Comfort: Despite being made from sturdy and durable materials, activewear is still made to provide maximum comfort. This is why sweatpants and sweatshirts have been dubbed by some people as “indoor attire” because this activewear is so comfortable that many people prefer to have them on when it’s time to lounge about the house. Pretty ironic, I know.

Stretchable: Every physical activity includes expanding muscles, and the expansion of muscles requires a fabric that can stretch without breaking or causing any restrictions. Spandex fabric is said to be the best fabric as it can expand 10 times more than its capacity.

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Cost Effective: Comfortable and stretchable activewear does not necessarily have to be expensive; the best activewear fabric should possess the qualities of a budget-friendly price. However, there are some pretty stylish wears out there, so if your priority is fashion, these may attract a much steeper price.

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Easy care: Activewear is easy to take care of so that they remain in good condition and can be used for longer periods of time.

Absorbent: While performing physical activities such as exercising or just your regular walk on a hot day under that scorching summer sun, you may find a use for functional sportswear which absorbs moisture, thereby sparing you the inconvenience of having that one drop of sweat trickle from your spine all the way down to your ankle.

Wearing activewear for exercising and workout purposes does have a couple of advantages.

There are few things more unpleasant and painstaking than having the wrong tools for the job. Luckily, when the job is a physical activity requiring lots of movement, the right clothing can have numerous positive effects. With the comfort and freedom afforded by activewear, performing rigorous activity couldn’t be any more convenient.

Furthermore, thanks to the usually breathable materials they are made from, activewear helps you stay cool as much as possible.

Working out in hot weather is usually quite difficult and rather dangerous because excess exposure to heat can lead to a number of health-related problems. So staying cool while working out or exercising is important. And while remembering to rehydrate can play a huge part in this, no harm ever came from having two safety nets.

Activewear helps with this problem by providing super ventilation and breathability. Being made from lightweight materials—at least usually—activewear helps evaporate sweat quickly, leaving you feeling cool, even after a painstaking workout.

What’s more, activewear helps boost confidence points in individuals. As established earlier, active wears are rather fashionable, so wearing them while you exercise can help you look a ton more attractive, and this, in turn, helps boost confidence levels.

This is often a very important factor in working out because self-confidence raises one’s morale, boosting a person’s performance.

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The use of activewear also helps in reducing pain and discomfort. The discomfort from wearing wired bras has irritated women for years. Hence, a dependable sports bra is an important element of any woman’s wardrobe. Wearing sports bras during workouts, instead of the regular wired ones, will greatly reduce the pain and discomfort and give your chest more support.

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A Few Examples of Athletic Wears Include:

Athletic/Sports Bras: Sports bras are a dependable option to avoid the uncomfortable bounce and stress on the bust when performing strenuous activities. The material supports and resists the motion of the breasts even when performing a high-impact activity such as running. There are three types of sports bras; low, medium, and high impact. The choice of which of these to use will greatly depend on the activity you are engaging in.

Tank Tops: If you want to feel the breeze during your workout routines, tank tops are just the fit for you. They can be worn with virtually any bottoms, depending totally on your fashion sense. The fabric’s ability to breathe makes it ideal for hot/sunny days.

Leggings: Movement restrictions during workouts can be very uncomfortable. Spending a little more money on high-quality leggings may be an easy way to boost performance during workouts.

The slim fit and stretchy fabric makes moving around a lot more comfortable, thus increasing efficiency, as opposed to wearing baggy or loose-fitting clothing.

Track Pants: These are a great substitute if you are not a fan favorite of leggings. They are made of fabric that wicks away moisture and have a 4-way stretch that lets you move freely. Track pants come with pockets, so it is convenient if you wish to carry something on your person while working out.

Whether as a workout solution or a fashion option, activewear will meet all your needs. A fusion of work and comfort, the ultimate convenience.


TROORA MAGAZINE | JUNE 2023
WRITTEN BY JESSE ADUMA
PHOTOS COURTESY OF GRAILIFY | JULIA REKAMIE | CAIN BEAUDOIN | SUBTLE CINEMATICS | ANDRE TAN | MIKE VON | ENGIN-AKYUR

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