Are you looking for new sports shorts for the gym, your yoga class or just at home on the couch? These 5 sports pants convinced us
Christian Pätzold, Jan-Henrik Fürstenau
Sustainability with style
Order here: Buy Kimlay yoga shorts
With a good yoga shorts, it is important that it provides maximum freedom of movement while being as light as possible. The shorts from the yoga brand Kimjaly meet these requirements thanks to its bi-stretch material and the flat, wide waistband that adapts to your movements. The trousers are also designed with flat seams to avoid unnecessary chafing in certain yoga positions. In addition to the unbeatable price, the shorts convince with sustainability: The trousers are made of 91% recycled polyester.
Streetwear meets gym
Order here: Buy Stone Island streetwear shorts
Are you a big streetwear / fashion fan and do not want to miss cool style in the gym? Our best choice is Stone Island cargo shorts. The narrow-cut cotton trousers have a sewn-on side pocket that can hold your mobile phone and / or in-ears. The shorts combine cool street style with sporty, which makes them a piece of jewelery that you can also wear to relax on the sofa or on the way to the gym in the summer.
The perfect 2-in-1 all-rounder
Order here: Buy all-round shorts from lululemon
The American yoga brand Lululemon combines purist, futuristic design with a high level of comfort and gives his clothes a style that can be worn in everyday life as well as in the gym. The ‘License To Train’ model is our absolute favorite at the moment and a must-have in the training bag. The shorts are the ultimate all-rounder between weight bench and yoga mat. The layered look of cycling shorts is particularly striking in the light, wear-resistant material together with the cool laser cuts. The tight-fitting layer of Luxtreme fabric absorbs your sweat during a high-energy workout, provides privacy in any yoga position and keeps everything packed in place.
The classic with Swoosh
Order here: Buy Nike Tech Fleece Shorts
Does this good piece look familiar to you? The long jogger version of the tech fleece pants is one of Nike’s great sportswear classics. The shorts version has a loose fit and is made of a strong cotton blend. The advantage of the material is that the trousers are softer against the skin, and unpleasant odors are not formed so quickly. Another great feature that the shorts have is the large pocket with a sealed zipper and protective mesh insert. Mobile phones, headphones or locker keys can be easily stored there during training.
For cool training runners
Order here: Shop Primeblue Always About Yid Shorts from Adidas
The brand with the three stripes launches a pair of shorts specially designed for yoga, from the Primeblue Always About Yoga series. The trousers are made of 54% cotton and 46% polyester, thus providing the benefits of both materials: comfort, mobility and sweat absorption. The shorts also have elastic waistbands and moisture-regulating AEROREADY technology. We use the light shorts for sweaty cardio workouts on the treadmill, or when we burn calories on the rowing machine.
Jan Henrik Fürstenau