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The Hottest Gear for Staying Cool This Summer

WOD Gear Love Your Shape Tank Top

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Show off your hard work (and self-confidence) with this form-flattering yet functional top made with high-performance fabric to wick away sweat during tough workouts. And we love the built-in fitspiration! ($28;

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Sweaty Betty Sunset Sail Swimsuit

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Whether you’re swimming laps or relaxing on the beach, this gorgeous printed one-piece is perfect for any seaside scenario. With a supportive racerback-style and half-zip front, this suit is the ultimate combination of fashion and function. ($72;

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Fox Head Hello! Bralet

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Body-conscious yet flattering, this minimal top gives your usual workout wear a sexy upgrade. The ruching and textured shaping around the bust ensure a comfortable fit, and the mesh panels provide ventilation on steamy summer days. ($30;

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RYU Stellar 2n1 Short

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With an inner compression liner, zippered back pocket, and lightweight, quick-drying fabric, these stylish shorts perform just as well in hot yoga as on a run. ($48;

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Shashi Cool Feet Socks

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Socks are socks, right? Not this high-tech pair! They’ll keep your puppies cool during the sweatiest barre or Pilates session thanks to breathable mesh fabric, while the slip-resistant grip ensures you won’t lose your balance. ($15;


Manduka Onward Sandals

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The first of their kind, these comfy, eco-friendly sandals are made from 100 percent recycled yoga mats. The sturdy shoes let you step easily off your mat and onto whatever your day has in store. ($40;

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Redvanly Morris Polo

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Upgrade your tennis or golf game when you wear this lightweight, high-performance polo. The top’s clean, modern design with graphic accents looks great on or off the court. ($90;

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Beyond Yoga Crystal Mesh Paneled Leggings

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A little mesh goes a long way in keeping you cool and dry a packed yoga class. These stretchy pants are ideal for hitting the mat, but they’re also great for hitting the town when paired with a flirty top. ($82;

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Coppertone Sport AccuSpray

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We don’t need to tell you twice to shield your skin from the sun (we hope not, at least!), but we know finding a convenient way to do so is easier said than done. Enter this genius SPF 30 sunscreen with a new and improved design that reduces mess and evenly delivers all the protection you need. ($10;

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Athleta Santa Cruz Cutback Rashguard

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Take your surf style up a notch with this floral-printed rashguard. It's made with stretchy, breathable nylon/spandex material that also contains UPF 50+ for added sun protection. ($54;

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Smith Optics Approach

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These all-purposes shades will be your go-to for any activity from jogging on the beach to hiking to running errands. The frames come with interchangeable lenses for varying conditions, as well as an adjustable nosepiece that stays in place even if you get wet or sweaty. ($159;

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Lolë Keirin Top

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Savvy cyclists know the importance of staying cool, comfortable, and fueled on long rides. With moisture-wicking fabric, three pockets for snacks and drinks, and a half-zip front, this short-sleeved jersey will keep you dry and feeling your best on any ride. ($80;

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Yogiiza Organic Vinyasa Sports Bra

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Made of super-soft, organic cotton, this sports bra provides lasting support from sun salutations to savasana, keeping you dry throughout even the sweatiest Bikram class. ($39;

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Under Armour SpeedForm StudioLux Shoe

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Equally at home in the gym as the coffee shop, these comfortable sneakers feature a minimalist silhouette and high-performance details like a seamless heel cup and smooth, welded seams. Plus, the light, breathable fabric makes them ideal for hot, humid days. ($80;

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UV Skinz Half-Zip Ruched Sun Shirt

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This cute, practical pullover will become your go-to for staying warm after a long day at the beach or on an early morning jog or bike ride. The breathable, quick-drying fabric is certified UPF 50+ to keep away the sun’s damaging rays. ($49;

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