With a boxy, spacious cut, these shorts are favorites for the gym, loungewear, or even team uniforms.
Waistband is super-soft and won't rub against skin. Made with adidas' signature Climalite material that sweeps sweat away from the body. Cut allows for full range of motion in all types of exercise. Available in matte solid colors as well as some satin ones.
Cut is a little high, so wearers sized up to get a bit more modesty and coverage.
Long athletic shorts with a phone pocket, elastic closure, and soft and quick-drying design for both top-tier and playground athletes.
Snug, looser-fitting basketball shorts for those who want more room. Buyers laud the comfort and aesthetic appeal. Great for older athletes of all sizes, with many praising the price for the look and quality.
Some complaints that shorts run slightly small compared to other brands.
Polyester shorts with pull-on closure that offers protection and comfort on the court and at home.
Four-way stretching means maximum flexibility beyond the waistline. Great for pickup basketball games, practice, and anything else out on the court. Praise from women of all body shapes and sizes.
Some say shorts run far too big. Hanging strings a nuisance for some.
Consider this if you’re looking for tennis shorts that are easy-wearing and provide great coverage.
Has a light, anti-pill mesh exterior that allows for cooling breathability. Comes with a smooth inner lining that prevents rubbing and chafing. Includes a foldable elastic waistband that rolls to reveal a plush Champion logo. Offers a comfortable relaxed fit. Available in different stylish colors.
Does not come with an adjustable drawstring.
Fan-favorite bargain brand with simple, comfortable, and affordable shorts for comfort on the court or on the couch.
Duo Dry technology wicks sweat away both on the court and in the wearer's everyday life. Breathable fabric clings to wearer's body without feeling tight and constricting. Pockets for phones and other necessities.
Some shorts ride up. Other complaints that shorts look more like leisurewear than athletic shorts.
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