Nike, Adidas and all our other favorite big name sports brands are like the Chanels and Pradas of the athletic apparel world. Everyone’s heard the names; everyone recognizes the logos; no one doubts the level of quality. When you buy something from one of those storied companies, it’s a pretty safe bet.
But life gets boring if you never branch out, no? You’ll have a far more fun trying some pieces from the 10 on-the-rise activewear lines in the slideshow above. Wearing a few labels your fellow fitness fanatics aren’t will make your outfit the most interesting one at the gym, which means compliments, which means confidence, which means a good attitude, which, obviously, means the motivation to put in just one more set of burpies (or sun salutations or crunches or whatever). So there you have it: if you want your exercise routine to be just that much better, it starts with the right workout wardrobe. Get clicking to make yours more awesome now.