Avid runners know just how important it is to have the perfect pair of pants for their workouts. This means finding pants that don’t slip down, have comfortable and stretchy material with fabric technology that keeps you cool and dry, and compression to improve blood flow–just to name a few!
Sounds like a lot of boxes to tick off for just one pair of pants, right? Well, believe it or not, we found some of the best running pants that have some, if not all, of these features. They’re also on-trend, stylish and affordable. Whether you’re going for a morning jog or a full-on sprint, these are the BEST running pants you need in your closet ASAP!
Old Navy Mid-Rise Mesh-Panel Compression Leggings for Women ($19-$22, originally $32.99)
Boost your performance with these active leggings with "Go-Dry" technology that wicks away moisture and compression jersey knit material.
"I am a crossfitter and these stand up with Nike and Under Armour! They are flattering, stay where they are supposed to during a workout and are not see through! The material is a little on the thick side so they are warmer during cardio" -Angel
Zella Heat It Up Running Tights ($41.40, originally $69)
These sleek running leggings feature four-way-stretch fabric, moisture-wicking fabric, a hidden waistband pocket, and reflective details for those of you who love to run at night!
"These leggings are perfect for running outside when it's chilly. The never-ending drawstring prevents the sagging while working out that I've experienced with so many other brands. They stay up, are supportive, and are super cute!" -Mely1
These Noisy brand color block leggings feature mesh paneling for breathability, a high, elasticized waistband to prevent slipping and sliding, and a close-cut bodycon fit to keep everything in place.
These Adidas leggings are just as functional as they are bold! They have Adidas Climacool fabric that keeps you cool and dry and ventilation for maximum breathability.
Forever 21 Active Space-Dye Leggings ($15.90)
If the "RUN" graphic doesn't inspire you to work out, then we don't know what will! The stretch-knit fabric and high, elasticized waistband make these leggings perfect for any workout!
"These remind me of the Gymshark flex leggings that are ALWAYS sold out, but for a fraction of the price. I love them, so comfy and super flattering. I like the waistband it helps hold you all in." -ElianaChic
Nike Pro Women's 21.5" Training Capris ($31.97, originally $42)
These training capris have mesh panels to ventilate and keep out moisture and a compression fit that keeps everything in place without restricting movement.
"These leggings are perfect! Great fit, comfortable, and perfect to wear every day or during soccer practice on cool days." -gnsreich
Runners, prepare for the best workout of your lives with these running pants! Not a runner? Check out the best yoga pants under $50 at SheFinds.com!
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