Full disclaimer: I've been trying to hunt down the best exercise leggings for some time now. I'm a regular runner and, as anyone who does even a little bit of exercise will attest, the quest for a decent pair of leggings can be rather arduous.
You want them to be highly effective and look good? Well, a few years ago, that might have been a tough task. But now there are so many incredible exercise leggings out there—crafted by both classic and up-and-coming brands—that you'll have no problem combining your love of working out and looking stylish at every occasion. In fact, there are plenty of ways to make your workout wardrobe look incredible.
But instead of you trawling through online stores, I've done the hard work for you. Thanks to my extensive research, I've compiled a list of the best exercise leggings that work for whatever activity you choose to do. Even better, there is a range of different prices that will suit every pocket. All that remains is for you to click through our gallery of the 15 best exercise leggings…
Call these the leggings with in-built suspension. These new innovative tights from Nike place areas of compression where you need it but stretch when you need to move too. All of which helps reduce vibration without restricting movement.
Style-wise these leggings give off the illusion of longer legs, thanks to the strategically placed panelling. But the other brilliant aspect of these is that you can adjust the waistband for it to be lower if you so wish.