17 Top Rated Performance Clothing for Ladies

Performance clothing initially was designed specifically for sports.
Nowadays the wearing of branded sportswear as everyday clothing is a quite common phenomenon.

Performance clothing gives protection to your body in relation to your occupation.

The key issues in textiles of such clothing are:

  • functional performance;
  • human mobility;
  • clothing comfort.

We gathered TOP-17 top-rated performance clothing for women.

Top 17

Nike Miler Short-Sleeve Standard-Fit LX Top - Women's New Balance Power Sports Bra - Women's Icebreaker Multisport Ultralite Mini Sock - Women's Alo Yoga High-Waist Goddess Legging - Women's Columbia Just Right Skort - Women's Smartwool Merino Seamless Strappy Bra - Women's Alo Yoga Flocked High-Waist Moto Legging - Women's Under Armour ColdGear Reactor SP Run Tight - Women's Arc'teryx Phase SL Bra - Women's Bridgedale Trail Sport Ultralight Cool Comfort No Show Sock - Women's Salomon Agile Long-Sleeve T-Shirt - Women's LNDR A-Grade Racer Back Bra - Women's Under Armour Streaker 2.0 Racer Tank Top - Women's Smartwool PhD Run Ultra Light Print Crew Sock - Women's Smartwool PhD Run Cold Weather Mid Crew Sock - Women's Basin and Range Silver Star Short-Sleeve Top - Women's Kari Traa Celina Tight - Women's
Nike Miler Short-Sleeve Standard-Fit LX Top - Women's New Balance Power Sports Bra - Women's Icebreaker Multisport Ultralite Mini Sock - Women's Alo Yoga High-Waist Goddess Legging - Women's Columbia Just Right Skort - Women's Smartwool Merino Seamless Strappy Bra - Women's Alo Yoga Flocked High-Waist Moto Legging - Women's Under Armour ColdGear Reactor SP Run Tight - Women's Arc'teryx Phase SL Bra - Women's Bridgedale Trail Sport Ultralight Cool Comfort No Show Sock - Women's Salomon Agile Long-Sleeve T-Shirt - Women's LNDR A-Grade Racer Back Bra - Women's Under Armour Streaker 2.0 Racer Tank Top - Women's Smartwool PhD Run Ultra Light Print Crew Sock - Women's Smartwool PhD Run Cold Weather Mid Crew Sock - Women's Basin and Range Silver Star Short-Sleeve Top - Women's Kari Traa Celina Tight - Women's
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Brand New Balance Alo Yoga Nike Icebreaker Alo Yoga Under Armour Basin and Range LNDR Under Armour Columbia Smartwool Smartwool Bridgedale Smartwool Kari Traa Salomon Arc'teryx
Manufacturer Warranty limited 30 days limited lifetime 30 days limited lifetime lifetime 21 days limited lifetime - 2 years 2 years 1 year 2 years - limited lifetime limited
Material 44% polyester, 44% recycled polyester, 12% spandex Airbrush (87% nylon, 13% spandex) 75% polyester, 13% rayon, 12% organic cotton 61% merino wool, 37% nylon, 2% Lycra Ultimate Performance Nylon Spandex 86% polyester, 14% elastane 55% cotton, 45% polyester 46% polyamide, 34% polypropylene, 16% polyester, 4% elastane polyester 96% nylon, 4% elastane, Omni-Shield 55% wool, 42% nylon, 3% elastane [shell] 38% nylon, 30% merino wool, 20% polyester, 12% elastane, [liner] 68% merino wool 21% nylon, 11% elastane 53% nylon, 42% Coolmax (polyester), 5% Lycra 49% nylon, 46% merino wool, 4% elastane, 1% polyester [face fabric] 81% nylon, 19% elastic, [contrast fabric] 85% polyester, 15% elastane AdvancedSkin ActiveDry (100% polyester) Phasic SL (100% polyester)
Recommended Use running, training casual, yoga bouldering, casual, hiking, road running running casual, fitness trail running, training casual road running, trail running, training, yoga bouldering, casual, hiking, road running, sport climbing, trad climbing, trail running, training, yoga hiking & camping, casual casual, road running, trail running backpacking, bouldering, hiking, sport climbing, trad climbing, training, yoga road running, trail running hiking, road running, trail running road running, training backpacking, hiking, road running, trail running, training casual, climbing, hiking
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Nike Miler Short-Sleeve Standard-Fit LX Top - Women's

Work up a sweat while staying cool and dry at the same time in the Nike Miler Short-Sleeve Standard-Fit LX Top. This running top has Dri-Fit technology that will wick moisture away from your body so you stay cool and dry. A vented back allows air flow and keeps you cool while adding a stylish aesthetic to the shirt. When your runs or sweat sessions run late, reflective elements will keep you visible in low light so you can make it home safely.

  • Running shirt to keep cool and dry in on hot days;
  • Dri-FIT technology wicks moisture for dry comfort;
  • Vented back provides maximum breathability;
  • Reflective elements offer visibility in low light;
  • Item #NKE01Q3.

New Balance Power Sports Bra - Women's

  • High-impact sports bra for your toughest, longest runs;
  • Racerback straps are gel-infused for long-lasting comfort;
  • Center mesh panel adds breathability;
  • Sculpt-molded cups offer coverage and style;
  • Compression shell provides reliable support;
  • Item #NEW00HS.

Icebreaker Multisport Ultralite Mini Sock - Women's

From early-morning runs to muscle-burning cross fit sessions, pull on the Icebreaker Women's Multisport Ultralite Mini Sock. The no-cushion lightweight design pairs perfectly with minimalist running shoes, and the merino wool blend provides superior comfort and moisture control.

  • Socks are made from a merino-wrapped nylon core, which means merino wool is the only thing touching your skin for maximum breathability, moisture control, and itch-free comfort;
  • Women-specific design and 2% Lycra ensures a foot-hugging fit;
  • Ultralite no-cushion design provides sensitivity for minimalist running and trail shoes;
  • Achilles and instep support zones help reduce strain and injury;
  • Reinforced heel and toe areas ensure long-lasting durability;
  • LIN toe seam helps to prevent blisters;
  • Breathable top zone increases comfort in warm weather;
  • Item #ICE0891.

Alo Yoga High-Waist Goddess Legging - Women's

From prasarita padottanasana to parivrtta hasta padangusthasana, the Alo Yoga Women's High-Waist Goddess Legging has your asana covered—literally and figuratively. Toting the same unique and stylish legwarmer-eqsue design of the standard Goddess, these tights feature a wider, stupendously comfortable waistband that sits just above your belly button. Moisture-wicking, anti-odor, and four-way stretch performance fabric keeps you feeling fresh and cool as you flow through moon salutations.

  • High-waisted leggings for yoga or dance classes;
  • Ideal for pairing with a crop top or flowy tank;
  • Stretchy performance fabric wicks moisture and breathes;
  • Anti-odor treatment resists odors from workouts;
  • Item #AYG005S.

Columbia Just Right Skort - Women's

Wear the Columbia Women's Just Right Skort when you want the casual comfort of a skirt and the ability to scramble over a shale slide without exposing your underwear. This technical skort is great for camping, hiking excursions, and whenever you're on the move.

  • Flexible nylon and elastane blend is comfortable and helps wick moisture;
  • Omni-Shield treatment repels moisture and stains to you won't have to stress about your clothes;
  • Omni-Shade UPF 50 shields you from the sun;
  • A classic skirt cut with built-in shorts combine comfort, mobility, and coverage;
  • Zippered side pocket holds a few necessaries;
  • Item #COL4211.

Smartwool Merino Seamless Strappy Bra - Women's

  • Medium-impact sports bra for your indoor and outdoor training needs;
  • Seamless merino wool interior provides a next-to-skin comfort;
  • Merino fibers repel odors, offer thermoregulation, and dry quickly;
  • Engineered knit cups provide shape, support, lift during activity;
  • Removable padding allows activity-dependent support customization;
  • Strappy back design provides both style and a secure fit;
  • Item #SWL01EH.

Alo Yoga Flocked High-Waist Moto Legging - Women's

The Alo Yoga Flocked High-Waist Moto Leggings are a top performer on the mat. Its soft Airbrush performance fabric wicks moisture, is odor-resistant, and delivers a flexible four-way stretch to keep you dry, fresh, and mobile through your practice. And with the velvety-soft flocked design lines on the front of the leggings, you can easily flow from the studio to a cafe for some post-workout indulgences.

  • High-waisted legging for comfort and flexibility on and off the mat;
  • Airbrush fabric is soft and smooth against the skin for comfort;
  • 4-way-stretch fabric moves with the body through complex poses;
  • Moisture-wicking and odor-resistant material offers dry freshness;
  • Engineered to lift, sculpt, contour, and smooth for flattering fit;
  • Velvety soft flocked design lines flow from the studio to the cafe;
  • Item #AYG00BF.

Under Armour ColdGear Reactor SP Run Tight - Women's

The joys of running in the cold often involve having to choose between starting out chilly or ending up too warm. With the Under Armour ColdGear Reactor SP Run Tight you can make this annoyance into one of the past. It's built with Lightweight Reactor, an intelligent insulation that adapts to you level of activity, offering warmth when you starting out then increasing breathability as you pick up the pace. Reflective detailing keeps you visible to traffic during an early morning run, and the expandable front waistband pocket offers a water-resistant, bounce-free spot to keep your music.

  • Performance tights for training or running in cold weather;
  • Adaptive insulation can adjust from warming to cooling;
  • Material ensures sweat-wicking, quick-drying comfort;
  • Anti-odor technology keeps the fabric smelling fresh;
  • Flat waistband includes pockets for stashing key and phone;
  • Internal drawcord provides a secure, adjustable fit;
  • Form-fitting cut offers compressive support and comfort;
  • Item #UND02D8.

Arc'teryx Phase SL Bra - Women's

Thanks to the Arc'teryx Women's Phase SL Bra, you're able to carry on with your maven ways and hike, climb, or mountain bike as aggressively as you like, without having to worry about things getting out of hand. The Phase SL is crafted with the super-light Phase SL fabric, which not only wicks away moisture quickly but also dries extremely fast to ensure on-demand comfort. The flatlock seams prevent chafing or discomfort, while the lining provides subtle modesty and coverage.

  • Revel in your sweaty activities with this sports bra;
  • Fabric wicks away moisture and dries quickly;
  • Flatlock seams prevent chafing and discomfort;
  • Offers low-to-medium impact;
  • Item #ARC00M0.

Bridgedale Trail Sport Ultralight Cool Comfort No Show Sock - Women's

The Bridgedale Trail Sport Ultralight Cool Comfort No Show Sock is designed to keep your feet cool, dry, and comfortable for your everyday runs. Its breathable open mesh structure and Cool Fusion Technology keeps your feet cool and dry while you're logging miles on warm afternoons. A flat toe seam minimizes bulk to prevent blisters while the elasticated arch and 3D heel cup provide a comfortable, stay-put fit. Plus, with Lycra fibers, the sock returns to its original shape and size after every wash so you can confidently wear and wash them for your daily runs.

  • No-show, everyday sock for comfort while road running or training;
  • Cool Fusion Technology keeps feet cool and dry in warm conditions;
  • Fabric wicks moisture for dry comfort during long afternoon runs;
  • Lycra fibers ensure sock retains its shape through many washings;
  • Flat Toe Seam minimizes bulk and reduces blisters for comfort;
  • Elasticated arch and 3D heel cup provide a secure, stay-put fit;
  • Performance fit and heel tab ensure sock doesn't slip into shoes;
  • Item #GAR006G.

Salomon Agile Long-Sleeve T-Shirt - Women's

When you're running and hiking longer and farther, the Salomon Agile Long-Sleeve T-Shirt will keep you comfortable through the miles. Its AdvancedSkin ActiveDry technology keeps you dry and cool as you gain altitude while the long sleeve design adds protection and coverage against the elements. Additionally, the Agile is constructed with mechanical stretch for mobility while reflective details help keep you visible in low light conditions.

  • Long sleeve performance top for running, hiking, and training;
  • AdvancedSkin ActiveDry tech wicks moisture for dry comfort;
  • Mechanical stretch fabric moves and stretches with your body;
  • Reflective details offer visibility in low light conditions;
  • Long sleeve design provides extended protection from the sun;
  • Item #SAL01NJ.

This is the Salomon men's agile long-sleeve t-shirt. These shirts are great. There's some of the lightest running shirts I've ever tried on, and they've got just enough of a technical aspect to make them stand out.

They're made with Salomon's and advanced skin active dry fabric. This is a warp knit fabric that uses a unique blend of fibers. Thess wick moisture, dry extremely fast, and don't chafe whether you're getting an alpine start running or taking an evening post-work run.

You'll be seen because of the reflective hits all along the shirt. The pitts have a breathable mesh material which makes them that much more effective. The fit is athletic so they'll be tighter than a typical t-shirt but there's still plenty of room to move around.

I'm wearing a large and it fits snug in the chest but I've got plenty of moves because of the stretch within that fabric. This is a great shirt for anyone who's expecting to move fast and wants to be light. It's the Salomon men's agile long sleeve T.

LNDR A-Grade Racer Back Bra - Women's

A stylish and comfortable sports bra, the LNDR Women's A-Grade Racer Back Bra is ready for early morning yoga and kickboxing class. The synthetic fabric wicks moisture when you work up a sweat, and the seamless design prevents chafing.

  • A comfortable sports bra for dance class or pilates;
  • Seamless design prevents chafing;
  • Synthetic fabric wicks moisture;
  • Medium support is ideal for moderate activity;
  • Item #LNR0001.

Under Armour Streaker 2.0 Racer Tank Top - Women's

The Streaker 2.0 Racer Tank Top is suitable for most physical activities, and is cute enough to wear out afterward too. Under Armour built this top with synthetic material that wicks away perspiration to keep you feeling fresh, and gave it a mesh rear panel to ensure you can get plenty of airflow. From the cinched racerback to the scalloped hemline, this top has obviously been constructed with style in mind, but doesn't sacrifice performance, as it's designed to ensure you can move freely throughout your workout.

  • Flattering tank for training and casual wear;
  • Synthetic material wicks away moisture and dries quickly;
  • Mesh rear panel enhances breathability;
  • Cinched racerback keeps the fabric out of your way;
  • Scalloped hemline adds a sophisticated touch;
  • Relaxed fit provides plenty of space to move;
  • Item #UND02KE.

Smartwool PhD Run Ultra Light Print Crew Sock - Women's

The Smartwool PhD Run Ultra Light Print Crew Sock puts a lively spin on a performance sock that's ready to crush trail runs. Its vibrant print provides visual interest while its performance features keep you comfortable through the miles. For starters, the sock features Smartwool's Virtually Seamless toe design to help prevent rubbing and blisters while its 4 Degree Elite Fit System with a flex zone at the ankle joint keeps your feet comfortable throughout your run. Plus, mesh ventilation zones help ensure that your toes can stay nice and cool even when you're trail running on hot afternoons. Finally, Indestructawool technology and a Shred Shield keep your socks in top shape through the season so you can log many miles in comfort and style.

  • Performance printed crew socks for comfort while you run and train;
  • Vibrant print provides a lively aesthetic for your training runs;
  • Virtually Seamless toe provides enhanced comfort during long runs;
  • Mesh ventilation zones offer breathability and moisture management;
  • Indestructawool technology delivers high durability and comfort;
  • Shred Shield reduces wear and tear in toe area for sock longevity;
  • 4 Degree Elite Fit system provides a performance-oriented fit;
  • Crew height adds protection from trail debris while you run;
  • Item #SWL01AH.

This is the smart wall men's PhD outdoor light crew. This is the perfect sock to accompany your mid-height boots for those warm summer hikes. They'll extend just above a mid-height boot and help to keep dirt and debris from rubbing against the skin. Smart wool socks are some of the most comfortable and best fitting socks I've ever worn.

The PhD series takes that up a notch thanks to the four-degree elite fit system and strategic construction. These socks have two different elastics which stretch and rebound better than your typical or standard elastic band. It lasts much longer, it's also made with smart wools patent-pending indestructible technology. This basically creates a weave that is soft but still dense enough to handle the rigors of long hikes. One of the features. Most about the PhD socks is the strategic mesh venting and enhanced padding. If you look closely at the sock you can see that the upper portion of the foot which sees less abrasion has a thinner profile and is actually built in with mesh vents as you put the sock on and stretch it out. Those vents really open up.

There is a little more padding under the ball of the foot and in the heel so you get cushion where it's necessary. The toe box is virtually seamless so there's less of a chance of blisters or abrasion. Upfront wool also has a naturally odor resistant property so you can wear these socks for a few days at a time without having to change them out. I've gone on a few, two to three day overnight climbing trips without ever even taking my socks off. They hardly stank I got back to base camp. These mid-height socks are excellent. And the light cushion is ideal for those warm spring and summer days on the trail they'll keep.

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Smartwool PhD Run Cold Weather Mid Crew Sock - Women's

When you need to get a good run in, winter temperatures can't keep you inside when you slip into the Smartwool PhD Run Cold Weather Mid Crew Sock. Designed to get you out the door and staying outside longer, these socks are constructed with Indestructawool technology which provides exceptional durability and comfort through the miles. Mesh ventilation zones manage moisture and let your feet breathe while targeted cushioning on the ball and heel of your foot adds impact protection through each step. Thanks to the 4 Degree Elite Fit System that stretches then recovers, the sock stays in place as you log miles. Additionally, its virtually seamless toe reduces chafe and blistering so you can focus on the stride ahead.

  • Performance socks for more comfortable running in colder weather;
  • Indestructawool material is exceptionally durable for many wears;
  • Mesh ventilation zones provide moisture management, breathability;
  • Targeted cushioning on ball and heel of foot optimized for runners;
  • Narrower profile design provides a perfect fit for slimmer feet;
  • 4 Degree Elite Fit System offers flexibility to keep sock in place;
  • Virtually seamless toe helps eliminate chafe for comfort on runs;
  • Socks are made in the USA from high-performance imported yarn;
  • Item #SWL00XW.

I never underestimate the power of a great pair of socks. These are the smart wool women's PhD run cold weather mid-crew socks that's a big name for small socks but with smart wool the name says all. So let's dig into the features. The PhD means that you're getting the highest degree of performance from smart wool. They have an improved fit maximum comfort and a ton of durability. PhD socks feature indestructible technology which means that they're made for the long haul compared to standard running socks. The four-degree elite fit system guarantees the socks feel incredible from mile 1/2 mile 100. I think of support and cushioning while running.

I usually think of my running shoes doing all the work but socks can add both support and cushioning. These were designed specifically for runners. They have targeted cushioning the full length from your heel to your forefoot which gives comfort and protection from the impact of many miles. The rest of the sock is incredibly breathable. You've got mesh venting so these are going to wick away perspiration really well but these are the cold weather version. They offer more warmth to keep those Tootsies warm on cold runs. These are mid-cut crew socks so they go well above your running shoe the height is about 5.

And a half inches they're made for women so. They have a narrower run-specific fit to prevent blisters. They have a virtually seamless toe so. You don't develop hot spots even after many miles. Smart wool uses a mixture of materials to give shape and durability. There are 52 percent merino wool, 45 percent nylon, and 3% elastane, and they're made in the US of imported yarns merino wool is soft against the skin. It wicks moisture and is naturally odor resistant stay outside longer in the winter with the woman's smart wool PhD run cold weather mid-crew socks.

Basin and Range Silver Star Short-Sleeve Top - Women's

Sure, you love the days where you're chasing the next horizon, spotting deer and breathing pine-scented air, but when you're back from a long trip you look forward to relaxing—in style. The Women's Basin and Range Silver Star Short-Sleeve Top features a soft cotton-poly blend that breaths well on a summer's afternoon, and its sheer-patterned details draw attention when you're out for Sunday brunch with your girls.

  • Casual tee with stylish charm;
  • Jersey blend offers soft, breathable comfort;
  • Sheer detailing provides a feminine touch;
  • Regular fit pairs well with your favorite jeans;
  • Item #BNG005G.

Kari Traa Celina Tight - Women's

The Kari Traa Celina Tight is designed to keep you cool, comfortable, and mobile during your high intensity workouts. Its unique construction features two contrasting fabrics to maximize your performance. The upper fabric is stretchy and quick-drying while the lower fabric is thin and transparent for high breathability. Its high waist delivers a secure fit whether you're running, lifting, or practicing yoga while the gusseted crotch provides you with a comfortable range of motion so you can train in confidence.

  • Supportive training tights for your high intensity workouts;
  • Upper fabric is stretchy and quick-drying for mobility and comfort;
  • Lower fabric is thin for breathability during your training;
  • High waist cut with silicone grip offers a secure fit;
  • Gusseted crotch enhances freedom of movement during activity;
  • Item #KTR0087.


Performance clothing has become a tool for comfort, driven by apparel and fabric design innovations in the market.

The textile industry develops technologies for improving essential features of performance clothing. Wear manufacturers have created new technologies to enhance the functionality of products. They develop smart textiles and wearable technology to enhance product functionality.