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Sporty Weekender Bags That Can Take You from Training to Transit

The Chic Transporter

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Tote your nicest outfits without fear of them mingling with your gym shoe smells. Adidas' FreshPAK tech resists bacterial odors and keeps things dry inside and out. And that detachable shoulder strap means easy conversion, whether you're out for the day or taking a long hiatus. ($65;

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The Tech Protector

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A bold pattern is the ideal accessory, and UA Storm technology will keep your gear protected from the elements. There's a zippered front pocket, a soft-lined large pocket inside big enough for an iPad, plus a laundry bag included for your worn undies or gym clothes. ($60; (BTW, These Gym Bag Hacks Will Save Your Life.)

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The Compact Carrier

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A simple and packable structure means you can be ready for anything with this bag, and the long handles are great for shoulder toting. Two outer and two inner pockets guarantee things won't get jumbled when you're looking for your smartphone or your train ticket. ($119;

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The Reliable Duffle

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This is a durable option with full water-resistance for the unexpected rainstorm, or shower goodies when you're heading straight from gym to the airport. It's the perfect staple for exercise and vacation. ($100;


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The Slim Tote

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From studio to the street, this bag has the goods for the most prepared types. There's a laptop sleeve, carabiner ring, yoga mat straps, and even a heat-protected accessory bag that you can pack your curling iron into right away—without melting the bag's interior. ($128;


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The Square Sack

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This patent bag will hold everything, with zip pockets on all sides and a flexible nylon structure. The straps are sure to hold up even for the most excessive packing styles. ($144; (Need something fashion-forward? Try these 15 Gym Bags for the Sweaty But Stylish.)

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The Nautical Carryall

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As lightweight as it is durable, this duffle has bungee cord closures for its outer pockets, which are perfect for slipping in your water bottle and plane snacks. It's sleek and sensible for a weekend in the city or at the beach. ($295;


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The Two-Toned Tote

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Make a long train ride that much easier by keeping everything in this cotton combo bag. Hidden elastic straps hold your yoga mat in place, and custom webbing keeps the bag light but flexible enough for your belongings. ($52;


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The City Slicker

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Stay classic and still keep everything in reach with this multi-compartment bag. It has every latch, zip, and mesh pocket you need to keep things organized when you're on the road to a new place. ($75;

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The Outdoor Pack

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This duffle comes in all of the colors and it'll take you everywhere from the shore to a summer mountain weekend. It can handle traveling in the cargo hold too, and fits everything you need for a longer vacation. ($135;

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The Camo Bag

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This bag is no joke when it comes to packing. It has stowable yoga mat straps, a shoe bag, a 15-inch interior laptop pocket, and can carry up to 50 pounds (sometimes you need to tote wine, we understand). It also comes in teal and black, if fatigue isn't your style. ($148;

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