10 stylish sports bras for every fitness (and fashion) occasion

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One way to motivate yourself to workout is to have a stellar activewear collection. And that includes a top-performing — and cute — sports bra.

From low-impact styles to high-impact varieties, there are a ton of stylish sports bras on the market for every type of fitness occasion. Whether you’re a yogi or prefer high-intensity cardio, there’s a perfectly fashionable sports bra for you. You know, one that can double as a crop top and can take you from the gym straight to brunch.

There are many elements to consider when shopping for stylish sports bras. Do you want padding? Do you want moisture-wicking fabric to absorb sweat, or do you prefer style over function? And finally, what color or pattern do you want to rock?

Ahead, we’ve rounded up 10 stylish sports bras that not only offer support, but will also get you excited to accomplish your workout.

Best Low Impact Style: Core 10 Studiotech Icon Series Scallop Yoga Bralette, $17.75+

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Why we love it: Best for low-impact activities like yoga or walking, this Amazon-favorite bra is crafted from performance fabric that is ultra-soft and has great stretch for all of your fitness goals.

Best For High Impact Workouts: P.E. Nation Fast Lane Sports Bra, $125

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Why we love it: P.E. Nation has taken over the activewear market in recent years, and this luxe performance sports bra is one reason why. Featuring wide straps and multi-layer construction, the Fast Lane Bra provides superior support while enhancing comfort.

Best For A Full Bust: Panache Convertible Wireless Sports Bra, $68

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Why we love it: This bra fits snug, but is also made to stretch with wear. The high-support bra has molded seamed cups that separate and comfortably hold your bust without compression.

Best Racerback Style: Nike Indy Sports Bra, $35

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Why we love it: With over 260 reviews on Nordstrom, Nike’s signature moisture-wicking Dri-FIT fabric is made to keep you cool and comfortable. But the best part of this bra is the mesh racerback that vents excess heat.

Most Size-Inclusive: Girlfriend Collective Tommy Bra, $38

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Why we love it: Ranging in sizes XXS-6XL, Girlfriend Collective is the best athletic brand when it comes to size inclusivity. The Tommy Bra features a supportive square neck and comes in six different colors.

Most Affordable Style: Z By Zella Rhythmic Seamless Sports Bra, $12.97

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Why we love it: For just under $13, this Z by Zella bra has removable soft cups and seamless design with a sexy cutout racerback silhouette.

Best Seamless Style: Tory Burch Tie-Dye Seamless Sports Bra, $68

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Why we love it: Tory Sport has become every fashion girl’s go-to athleisure brand. And this style is just as on-trend as it is functional. Designed from seamless knitting technology with body mapping to offer support, the bra provides both breathability and compression.

Best Anything-But-Basic Black: Koral Bermuda Infinity Stretch Sports Bra, $89

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Why we love it: Over your basic black sports bra? Upgrade it with this high-shine stretch fabric that designed to move with you.

Best-Selling On Amazon: Lemedy Padded Sports Bra Fitness Tank, $18.99 

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Why we love it: Consecutively ranked a No.1 best seller on Amazon, this longline sports bra can double as a tank top outside of the gym. With over 6,000 reviews and a 4.6-star rating, there’s a reason thousands of shoppers have bought it in every color.

Best Printed Style: Beach Riot Rocky Leopard Sports Bra, $78

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Why we love it: This soft leopard print is the easiest way to elevate any workout outfit. Cut in a classic racerback silhouette, allowing for a full range of movement, the matching leggings make this a perfect set.

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