Feeling hot and sweaty in those leggings? Enter, shorts season. From ones that can battle a bootcamp, keep you breezy while you run, to the leopard print variety that add a touch of glamour to your regime, here are the best workout shorts for every shape, style and size…
Puma x Charlotte Olympia fringe shorts in leopard print
It’s a knockout… We are a huge fan of these statement PUMA X Charlotte Olympia Shorts modelled here by Alice Dellal. High-waisted and loose fitting, with a wild leopard pattern and fringes on the leg ends, these shorts were made for the boxing ring. Team with a black sports bra to complete the look.
Under Armour: Warrior Mesh Shorts
The clue is in the name, these shorts were made for warriors. The ones that battle a bootcamp, pound a treadmill and keep asking for more. The shorts are super light with a soft knit waistband for added comfort. Just like you, they are tough and always ready to go.
Sweaty Betty High Shine High Waisted Workout Shorts
The High Shine Leggings proved so popular that Sweaty Betty made them in shorts form. Featuring a high waist, these shorts are stretchy and sweat-wicking with a second-skin feel. Tried and tested, 100% squat proof, these are your new best friends for yoga, Pilates, barre or weights.
Lululemon Speed Up Short Long 4″
These super light shorts will keep you cool all summer long without skimping on coverage or storage. The front two waistband pockets connect so you can stash small items. Genius! Ideal for running, these shorts are available in black, white, camo print and navy blue.
adidas Originals Tie-Dye Shorts
Make a style statement this summer in these sporty tie-dye shorts by adidas Originals. Featuring an elasticated waistband and pockets to the sides, they will take you from a morning workout to summer bbq with friends. Coordinate with a tie-die cropped t-shirt (£20) to complete the look.
Nike Pro Shorts
Crafted from soft, sweat-wicking fabric for cool comfort. The Nike Pro Shorts feature a tight fit with a wide, elastic waistband for a snug, smooth fit that stays put through every bend, squat and twist.
Beyond YogaViper High Waisted Biker Short
Gym session or casual coffee; the Viper High Waisted Biker Shorts make every outing an occasion. Sweat-wicking, stretchy and comfortable, you’ll love the fit just as much as you love the sophisticated snake print finish.
Girlfriend CollectiveHigh Waisted Bike Short – Daybreak
You don’t need to hit soul cycle to wear Girlfriend Collective’s Daybreak High Waisted Bike Shorts. The perfect alternative to leggings, these sweat-wicking bike shorts have a flattering high rise shape and supportive compression fit.
House of Holland cheetah legging shorts
Add an edge to your workout wardrobe with these high rise cheetah print shorts. The stretchy waistband gives added comfort whilst the bodycon fit means a tight cut to the body. Perfect for morning workouts, social distance sports days and everything in between. Team with an oversized ‘Dance The Pain Away’ statement red T-shirt (£75), knotted at the waist, to complete the look.
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Spin instructor by morning, co-founder of DOSE by day. Shara’s fitness favourites include a sweaty yoga class, reformer pilates, HIIT and spinning of course. Her Spotify list includes nothing but tracks you can spin to. She doesn’t go a day without eggs and avocado and travel is always on her mind! Dreams of Malbec and vodka cocktails.