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FITNESS FASHION + WHERE TO FIND IT

We’ve all been guilty of putting on active wear and not actually doing anything remotely sporty, unless walking from your car to a café with friend’s counts.

Some of us dress in active wear when conducting a workout, while other just simply love the look and comfort of sporting clothes.

Whether you love to feel good while your breaking a sweat, or just simply adore the look and feel of good quality gym gear then this is the article is for you!

We’ve put together a list of our favourite stores to purchase fitness clothes from around Canberra that are super trendy, comfortable and of course perfect to break a sweat in.

NIKE OUTLET: Canberra Outlet Centre

The Nike outlet at the Canberra Outlet Centre is the perfect place to pick up some great gym gear for both men and women.

Stock available ranges from clothes, to shoes, to accessories so no matter what your after we are certain you wont leave empty handed or disappointed.

This store is also great if your shopping on a budget, as it’s an outlet store you can grab yourself some new active wear or fresh kicks for a great price, so get shopping!

LULULEMON: Canberra Centre

Lulu Lemon is a yoga inspired athletic apparel company. The brand makes a variety or men and women’s athletic gear that is suited for yoga and all other ranges of sporting activities.

Though the clothes are on the more expensive side, the quality is out of this world and most definitely worth the extra cash.

UNDER ARMOUR: Canberra Outlet Centre

Less for looks and more for functionality, Under Armour is the perfect apparel brand for sports men and women who are interested in active wear that incorporates game changing technology in the designs.

Perfect, If you’re looking for sports wears that is specially engineered to keep you cool, dry and light while conducting a workout or participating in sport. The store is second to Nike in the US, so if you haven’t already get on board, you wont be disappointed!

PE Nation – Rebel Muse Braddon

Created by fashion besties Pip Edwards and Claire Tregoning, PE Nation takes crosses the line from gym, to bar, to office to a whole other level. The brand is known for their block colours, symmetrical lines and oversized outerwear.

The team has taken inspiration from architecture, street lines/signs and created products that are so cool, you’ll turn heads on the street or in the gym.

BONDS: Canberra Centre, Canberra Outlet Centre and Westfield Woden

Bonds is not necessarily considered a fitness apparel store by all, however they sell a range of super cute sweat pants, jumpers and basic tee’s that will be perfect for people heading outside for walks and jogs the colder Canberra months.

Suited to those of us who aspire to be cosy when working out or need some basic tees and jumpers to pair with our excising range of tights and runners.

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WE ARE FOUND: Mussen Clothing

Local Boss gal Daniella creates an array of stand out tights that are uniquely their own. Even if you haven’t heard of the brand there is no doubt you have seen someone wearing the camo or soho style tights at your local gym, barre class or lake walk.

Daniella has tried and tested each of the designs to ensure no chance of fabric stretching a little too much and showing underwear mid squat. We are in love with the fit and feel of these – plus extra brownie points for being a Canberra girl.

Written by Danielle Hatch

Images sourced directly from brands websites and/or social media accounts.

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