Flexible fabrics and wicking properties help keep up your momentum. So next time you are training in the boxing ring, working out in the gym or running your morning route, make sure you’re kitted out in the latest sports gear. Consider it a subtle sartorial power play.
By MH Staff - Posted on 21st November 2013
There’s no reason to dress like a slob when you’re working out. Invest in performance-enhancing gear that’ll keep you swift and fresh until your very last rep
1 Cool tech jacket
There’s futuristic laser cut perforation on the back and armpits to give your body some breathing room to go along with the ergonomic shoulder construction and reflective detailing.
NXB Minimus jacket R850 New Balance
Skipping rope R129 iGym at Totalsports
2 Swag to sweat in
Everyone wants to tone up. Exercise your new found gym style with these workout essentials.
Clima 365 Coolest Tee R399 Adidas Performance
Training hoodie R2 400 Adidas at Porsche Design
TZ slim track pants R700 Puma
Fitness heart rate monitor R2 299 Polar at Totalsports
3 Favourite vest
Choose this muscle tee to allow your arms to move freely. Bonus you can see the progress without stripping down.
Clima365 Coolest Tee R349 Adidas Performance
AdiZero training wrist band R99 Adidas at Total Sports
Push-up grips R229 Nike at Total Sports
4 Off duty jacket
Whether you’re going for a run or going for a stroll after dinner, this hoodie has you covered.
Hoodie R600 Chrome Supplements & Accessories
Shorts R430 New Balance
5 Gym combo
Once you’ve made some progress in sculpting your silhouette, you’ll want this gym kit to show off the new you.
Singlet R370 New Balance
Shorts R400 Reebok
6 Watch to wear
Heart rate monitor watches can be high-tech and intimidating, but if you’re not training for an Ironman, keep it basic.
Black strapped watch R899 Adidad at S. Keren Watch Group
Hooded jacket R900 Puma
7 Laid back sweats
Perfect for gym visits, sweat pants also look great even if you never quite make it off the sofa (you didn’t hear it from us). Add denim shirt for a laid-back look post-gym (or no gym) look.
Reflective workout T-shirt R80 Maxed at Mr Price
Track pants R299 Fusion at Total Sports
Leather high-top sneakers R900 Reebok
8 The elite runner
Jumping on the barefoot bandwagon? You don’t need sneakers that isolate your toes. This running shoe has been designed to work with your foot, enhancing natural motion at every point in the stride.
Gel-hyper33 training shoes R1 099 Asics
9 Get your kicks
The new Reebok CrossFit Nano 2.0. has an upper designed for lateral support, and a low profile platform that balances cushioning and stability so you can stay quick, safe and comfortable through even the toughest workouts.