5 Anti-Chafing Shorts You'll Want to Wear to Your Next Workout Sesh

Staying motivated to hit the gym can be hard enough without having to deal with uncomfortable shorts. Ditch your old worn-out pair and say hello to our favorite anti-chafing shorts that'll keep you comfortable throughout your entire workout.

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Contender 9-Inch Short

Perfect for high-impact training sessions, the Contender shorts have you covered—literally. These 9-inch shorts feature a mesh-lined waistband that'll stay in place long after you've left the gym. And with zippable pockets, you'll never misplace your phone or keys again. (from $48; athleta.com)

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Munvot Shorts with Pockets

Turn heads next time you walk into the gym with these bright galaxy shorts. Not only are the super affordable, but they also have a high-rise fit and a thick waistband that provides full coverage. The seams on these shorts are ergonomic and chafe-free, so no matter how long your workout is you'll stay comfortable the entire time. Plus, they feature side pockets for all your on-the-go necessities. ($15; amazon.com)

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Trail Tight Shorts

Finally, a pair of anti-chafing shorts that are both comfortable and stylish. This pair from Eddie Bauer is made with super stretchy fabric that won't make you feel constricted. Plus, they'll pair well with anything else you have on. Wear these UPF 50 sun-protected shorts during your next outdoor workout with your favorite sports bra. ($39, usually $65; eddiebauer.com)

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UA Strike Zone 7-Inch Slider

These anti-chafing shorts have an ultra-tight fit that feels like a second skin, making them perfect for cardio and weightlifting. Thanks to the ergonomic flatlock seams and elastic waistband you no longer have to worry about your shorts riding up during your workout. Bonus: You can even wear them under a flowy day dress to prevent chafing while out and about with friends. ($28, usually $35; underarmour.com)

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Jockey Skimmies Slipshort

From high-impact workouts to casual outings with the girls (we all know the bike shorts look is trending), you'll be able to wear these shorts no matter where you're going. The stretchy fabric provides a wide range of motion while the seamless construction stays hidden under dresses and skirts. And unlike other shorts, they feature a cotton gusset on the inner thigh that prevents chafing all day. ($20; zappos.com)

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