Look good while getting fit with the help of top online retailers.
You spend only a short time at the gym each day. While there, you need your clothes to perform. But perfect athletic clothes should speak to both comfort and style.
We’ve hand-selected the top brands that can help you look great while getting swole without sacrificing performance.
Who knows, solid workout clothes could even inspire you to hit the gym more often.
Top online retailers for men’s workout clothes
This cool British brand was founded by a pizza delivery boy who wanted to change the activewear world.
Now, even the Kardashians rock his sleek designs. With a huge Instagram presence and new collections added all the time, there’s a lot to love about Gymshark.
- Free hassle-free returns.
- Free standard shipping on orders of $150+.
- Loved by your favorite weightlifters and athletes.
This trendy brand isn’t just for your girlfriend — it also carries tons of men’s options you’ll love.
For yoga or general activewear, check out this Canadian retailer. Though famous for its women’s leggings, its training, yoga and running gear for men can perfectly enhance your workout.
- Free shipping on every order.
- Free returns online or in stores.
- Frequent sales can help you save on favorites.
For men’s activewear on a budget, look no further than the bull’s eye.
With multiple brands offered in a variety of sizes, you’re bound to find a new workout fave. Just make sure to check the Cartwheel app for extra savings.
- Save an extra 5% with your Target REDcard.
- Free shipping on orders of $35 or more.
- Easy returns to your local Target store.
Try this European retailer for men’s athletic clothes uniquely designed for cycling, running and swimming.
Stand out in designs from this cool company that specializes in styles for all three components of a triathlon. It also offers gear from brands like Adidas.
- Free shipping on orders of $49+.
- Duty-free exemption on orders of $800 or more.
- Spend $50 to get $5 off your first order.
For cycling enthusiasts, this site is a top destination for everything from helmets to legwarmers.
Those who love cycling also love Chain Reaction. Its huge and inclusive inventory of bike-related gear is sure to excite even the most seasoned cycling pro.
- Large clearance section includes closeouts.
- Free delivery on orders of $49+.
- Get $10 off your first order when you sign up for its email list and spend a minimum of $125.
This classic athletic brand serves up fresh and modern men’s looks.
Puma is iconic for a reason: It’s a solid spot to shop for workout clothes. We like that you can sign up for email updates on men’s athletic wear.
- Free shipping on orders of $75 or more.
- Free and hassle-free returns.
- Extended sizes available.
Although possibly understated, Under Armour overperforms with top-notch athletic clothes.
This American company carries loads of men’s options designed for all of your favorite activities. Whether you’re a runner, play intramural basketball or enjoy a round of golf, Under Armour’s got you covered with style.
- Free shipping on orders of $60+.
- Free, easy returns.
- Extended sizes available.
Best men’s gym pants and shorts
Under Armour HeatGear Armour Compression Leggings
These leggings are perfect for outdoor running when it’s cold. Featuring mesh panels strategically placed for ventilation, they can keep you from overheating when breaking a sweat. For even your hardest workout, absorbent wicking material is designed to make your sweat disappear.
Men's HeatGear Armour Leggings from Under Armour
Gymshark Free Flow Shorts
Need a new gym buddy? These shorts are the perfect fit. Made with a perforated fabric designed to optimize airflow, they keep you cool so you can stay collected, just like a good friend should. Choose from six great colors.
Men's Free Flow Shorts from Gymshark
Nike Swift Men’s Running Pants
These are the ideal gym pants for guys who like a looser fit on their bottoms. But no need to worry: The fitted style isn’t too skintight nor does it offer too much excess fabric. Their sweat-wicking material and casual design can go straight from your run to your next errand.
Men's Swift Running 27" Running Pants from Nike
Lululemon City Sweat Jogger
For the style-conscious dude, sweat to look good — and look good while you sweat —with these breathable jogger pants. They’re designed to allow you to move freely while flexing street-style potential.
City Sweat Jogger from Lululemon
Gymshark Gravity Bottoms
Another solid Gymshark option, these bottoms are designed with performance in mind. They’re lightweight, which mean they won’t drag you down, and are well-fitted without being too tight. Choose the color you like best from four classic options.
Men's Gravity Bottoms from Gymshark
Best men’s fitness shirts and hoodies
Best hoodie: Gymshark Fully Fused Zip Hoodie
Perfect to wear on your cold morning run or to pull on after your finish at the gym, this sleek, soft zip-up is sure to be your new favorite. Just make sure to hide it from your S.O.: They’ll definitely try to steal it.
Men's Fully Fused Zip Hoodie from Gymshark
Best short-sleeved shirt: C9 Champion Men’s Tech T-Shirt from Target
This shirt is a winner because it gets the job done with breathable fabric to wick away sweat — and it’s also only $12.99. Reviewers on Target’s site are shocked at the value for the price. Stock up, and you’ll never again be tempted to skip the gym on laundry day.
Men's Tech T-Shirt - C9 Champion from Target
Best long-sleeved shirt: Under Armour Threadborne Siro
Under Armour’s long-sleeved shirts are a classic look. We love this one because it comes in five colors, including a trendy Mediterranean blue. It’s also great for bigger guys, available in sizes up to 4XL.
Men’s UA Threadborne Siro Long Sleeve Shirt from Under Armour
Best tank top: Nike Breathe Men’s Training Tank
Sometimes simple is best, and that’s certainly the case with this Nike tank. Constructed of high-quality materials, its classic design works in the weight room or on the treadmill. And it’s breathable to wick away sweat as you exercise.
Men's Breathe Training Tank from Nike
Best stringer: Gymshark Fitness Stringer
If a tank top covers too much for you, show off those guns with a stringer shirt. We love this one from Gymshark for its tapered fit, soft cotton and cool logo.
Men's Fitness Stringer from Gymshark
Cool workout gear to keep you on track for success
Apple Watch Nike+ Series 3
Track your workouts with built-in cellular, GPS and an altimeter, and stay connected with texts from your phone while on a run or working out. The soft, breathable band is easy to wear and won’t irritate your wrist. You can also pick up extra motivation and support through Nike+.
Apple Watch Nike+ Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) from Nike
Fitbit Flex 2
This affordable little fitness tracker can help you log runs without breaking the bank. Offering a slim profile, it’s rechargeable and connects to an app to track your fitness data. Also use the app to log your food intake, other exercise and more.
Fitbit Flex 2 Fitness Wristband from Target
For a new way to bring along the technology you already have, try this handy phone armband. You can use your phone’s built-in pedometer and tracking features without having to worry about it jostling to the ground.
Phone Armband - Armpocket Ultra from Target
Hidrate Spark Smart Water Bottle
This ultracool bottle tracks your water intake and glows to remind you to stay hydrated throughout the day. Available in five colors, the Spark syncs with your smartphone using Bluetooth and can integrate with both Apple Watch and Fitbit.
Hidrate Spark 2.0 Smart Water Bottle from Amazon
Bluetooth Smart Body Fat Scale
This isn’t any ol’ scale: It can keep track of data like your BMI, muscle mass, water weight retention and more. Sync your data from the scale with the fitness app of your choice using Bluetooth. Or use it like your typical scale, if your phone isn’t around.
Bluetooth Smart Body Fat Scale by Weight Gurus from Amazon
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