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We’ve Tried It All: These Are the Best Activewear Pieces You Can Buy on Amazon

written by BELLA GIL

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Source: Ashley Selleke for The Everygirl
Source: Ashley Selleke for The Everygirl

Finding activewear that you love and that truly works for you through any kind of workout—plus on the days when you want a cute, put-together athleisure look—is a journey that can feel impossible. But contrary to popular belief, finding leggings that don’t slip or slide and sports bras that hold you in doesn’t have to be like finding a needle in a haystack—Amazon workout clothes check all of the boxes, if you know where to look.

Leggings that pill, biker shorts that are see-through, sports bras that don’t have enough support—workout clothes can go wrong, and they can go wrong at the worst time (read: in the middle of the workout class you were nervous to try in the first place). But every once in a while, you find workout wear so good, it’s worth buying in multiple colors: your new favorite leggings that feel just like your $100 pairs but are under $30, or that perfectly fitted workout top that transitions seamlessly from the gym to a coffee run.

Our editors have bought and tested all of the most viral Amazon workout wear, and after our fair share of fails (and much trial and error), we can say with confidence: These are the best activewear pieces you can find on Amazon. Not to mention that most of these pieces have thousands of five-star reviews, and everything on this list is under $40 (!!!). 

Keep reading for a breakdown on the best workout clothes you can get on Amazon.

Leggings

When we say Amazon is hiding some of the best leggings on the market, we mean it. These options below are so buttery-soft and high-quality, you won’t believe they’re all under $50.

Amazon | Colurful Koala
Flared Leggings

Flared leggings work well for any type of low-impact workout, and will look extra-cute styled on casual days, too. These ones from Colorfulkoala are super flattering and boast a soft material that feels triple its price.

9 colors available

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Amazon | Colorfulkoala
Leggings with Pockets

These Colorfulkoala leggings have been an editor favorite for years now. They’re so soft and high-quality, it’s hard to believe they’re only $25. They hold up through washes, work for any kind of workout (or lounging), and are the ones we’d choose over our $100+ pairs.

26 colors available

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Amazon | CRZ Yoga
Naked Feeling 7/8 Yoga Leggings

For hot yoga workouts or pilates classes, these leggings are going to be your best friend. They’re sleek, sweat-wicking, and compressive (but not too compressive) for your ultimate comfort.

42 colors available

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Amazon | AUROLA
Scrunch Leggings

If you’re weight lifting or doing a more intense workout, these seamless leggings are the perfect option. They’re compressive and slip-free, which means they won’t be budging during your workout—even if that workout involves jumping or running.

Multiple colors available

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Amazon | CRZ Yoga
High Waisted Flared Leggings

Whether you call them flared leggings or yoga pants, a pair like this is an essential in anyone’s closet. They’re ideal for low-impact workouts and daily wear, plus are about as flattering as bottoms come.

10 colors available

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Amazon | CRZ Yoga
Luxe High Waisted Leggings

CRZ Yoga’s ButterLuxe leggings have quickly made their way into our carts and and our hearts. These leggings are the ultimate workout companion, and come in so many colors, they’re worth stocking up on.

38 colors available

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Shorts

In the midst of summer heat, it’s safe to say it’s biker and running shorts season. Amazon has a plethora of options for both styles that’ll check all your boxes.

Amazon | CRZ Yoga
Split Hem Running Shorts

These running shorts have a wide waistband to ensure maximum comfort while you’re on the move. Made of an ultra-soft fabric, these shorts are also equipped with an inner spandex short for a more comfortable wearing experience.

16 colors available

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Amazon | AUROLA
Compressive Biker Shorts

Weight-lifting girlies, these shorts are for you. These biker shorts are ultra-stretchy and compressive, allowing you to move freely with no restriction. Their opaque fabric is completely squat-proof, plus they’re 100% going to stay put so you can focus on hitting that PR—not adjusting your bottoms.

42 colors available

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Amazon | The Gym People
Zipper Pocket Running Shorts

These mesh-lined shorts have a hidden waistband pocket to seamlessly store away keys and cards. They also have a wide elastic waistband that’s ideal for workouts.

20 colors available

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Amazon | CRZ Yoga
Butter Soft Bike Shorts

When it’s super hot, swapping out your leggings for biker shorts is a must. These CRZ Yoga shorts are the same material as their luxe leggings, making them the most comfortable bottoms you’ll ever put on.

40 colors available

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Amazon | BMJL
Pocket Running Shorts

If you like to go hands-free during your workouts, the pockets on these shorts have zip closures so you can rest assured that all of your essentials stay put.

39 colors available

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Tops and Jackets

Whether you’re filling your spare time with afternoon walks or running off to your latest workout class obsession, these breezy tanks, cropped tees, and workout-ready jackets will have you covered.

Amazon | Mippo
Open Back Tank

A flowy workout tank is a closet necessity. This one is perfect to throw on over your favorite sports bra, and is the perfect go-to to have ready to throw on for a workout class.

16 colors available

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Amazon | The Gym People
Wirefree Sports Tank

A sports bra that doubles as a tank? Sign us up. This one is made from a lightweight, stretchy material that’s supportive enough for both low and high-impact workouts.

27 colors available

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Amazon | ENERBLOOM
Cropped Workout Tee

A cropped workout top is an ideal layer to wear over your sports bra if you want added coverage, but don’t want to deal with the bulk of layers of clothes. This option is stretchy, moisture wicking, and makes you feel like you’re barely wearing anything at all.

6 colors available

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Amazon | Natural Feelings
Sleeveless Cropped Tank

If you’re on the hunt for a workout top that does it all, this is the one. This tank doubles as a sports bra, so it’s a one-and-done top option for any type of workout. It’s both supportive and slightly compressive, and will have you feeling ultra-confident for your next workout.

24 colors available

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Amazon | CRZ Yoga
Padded Tank

Activewear trends are always coming and going, but one that’s here to stay is the squareneck tank. The cut is flattering on everyone, but also supportive enough to hold you in during tough workouts. This one is an editor favorite for yoga and pilates.

19 colors available

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Amazon | 90 Degree
Full Zip Track Jacket

Once chilly fall days hit, a workout jacket is a necessity—and it doesn’t hurt that they happen to be one of the most flattering pieces of clothing you can put on your body. This option from 32 Degrees is equipped with multiple zippered pockets to fit all your essentials while you’re on the run.

26 colors available

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Amazon | ZHENWEI
Cropped Workout Jacket

If you want a more trendy workout look, opt for a cropped jacket. It stops right where the top of your leggings hit for a seamless look, and will pair perfectly over your cropped tanks.

17 colors available

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Sports Bras

A great sports bra can be hard to come by, but these options are supportive, durable, and comfortable.

Amazon | Running Girl
Strappy Sports Bra

This high-impact sports bra offers ideal support, plus boasts a cute criss-cross detail in the back. It’s also made of a sweat-wicking fabric, so you can wear it anywhere from hot yoga to a run to that HIIT class you’ve been wanting to try.

41 colors available

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Amazon | RUNNING GIRL
High Impact Sports Bra

This high-impact sports bra is great for those who are looking for maximum support. It’ll keep you in place with every run, jump, pulse, or angle your workout includes.

34 colors available

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Amazon | CRZ Yoga
U-Back Sports Bra

This scoop-neck, low-impact sports bra is ideal for those who are looking for light support. Its wide straps provide an ample amount of support and won’t budge during your exercises.

27 colors available

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One-Pieces and Dresses

Amazon is our #1 for finding trendy activewear like dresses and jumpsuits. With dozens of colors to choose from, your new favorite off-day outfit is waiting below.

Amazon | Topcloset
Strappy Athletic Dress

Give your sports bra and leggings a break and try this tennis dress out for size. The inner lining comes with removable padding, inner pockets, and is made of a stretchy material that’s wearable both on and off the pickleball court.

12 colors available

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Amazon | IUGA
Athletic Dress

For the days you can’t be bothered to put on more than one piece of clothing, let the workout dress handle your outfit decisions. With a built-in bra and inner lining, no undergarments are necessary, which is ideal for extra-hot summer days.

8 colors available

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Amazon | AUTOMET
One-Piece Romper

This one-piece romper is made of a breathable, quick-drying material that keeps you cool while looking chic. You can layer it with a workout top or hoodie, or wear it on its own and call it a day.

12 colors available

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Amazon | QUINSEN
Flared Jumpsuit

Flared legging jumpsuits are all the rage for lower-impact workouts. This one has a spaghetti strap top and flared hem for a flattering, wear-everywhere fit.

14 colors available

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Accessories

No workout is complete without a few accessories, and Amazon is hiding of some of the best. From hats to bags that’ll allow your next walk to be hands-free, these are worth pressing “Add to Cart.”

Amazon | FlipBelt
Running Belt

It’s hard to know what to do with your keys and phone while you’re on a run, but this running belt is the answer to all of your problems. It lays flat against your hips and allows you to seamlessly carry all of your necessities without slipping or bouncing.

13 colors available

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Amazon | Telena
Belt Bag

Hot girl walks just got a whole lot cooler with this belt bag. It fits all the necessities and fits seamlessly across your body so you can be hands-free and comfortable.

31 colors available

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Amazon | GADIEMKENSD
Foldable Hat

Wearing a hat while working out is the easiest way to keep your hair out of your face and your skin protected from the sun. This one is small enough to fold up and pack away in your gym bag, and boasts added UV protection.

27 colors available

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Amazon | Sukeen Sports
Sun Visor

This visor is made of a lightweight material that dries quickly if you’re prone to sweaty workouts. It’s stretchy and breathable, which will help prevent the bacteria that hats are prone to leaving behind after workouts.

9 colors available

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Amazon | Ozaiic
Grip Socks

Grip socks are ideal to have on-hand if you don’t feel like going barefoot during your yoga classes. This option has a cute cross-hatch pattern on the top of the sock to make all your pilates princess fantasies come true.

19 colors available

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MEET THE AUTHOR

Bella Gil, Associate Commerce Editor

Because shopping is quite literally her full-time job, Bella is dedicated to making sure you spend your hard-earned money on products you’ll fall in love with. She spends her days testing, researching, and writing about a wide range of topics, from beauty products to rug cleaners and everything in between.