7 of the best sweat wicking tops for summer workouts

Keep cool and comfortable during summer workouts with our pick of the best sweat wicking tops for warm, sunny days.

Best sweat wicking tops for summer

Air Bamboo T-Shirt by BAM

We love the feel of this super-soft t-shirt by BAM Bamboo Clothing.

This simple staple is incredibly smooth and comfortable, and is made from a lightweight material. It’s ideal for keeping cool during summer workouts.

We also like to wear it as a casual staple with lightweight trousers for an easy and chic daywear look.

From £34 at BAM

Run Free Tee by Gym+Coffee

This sustainably-made t-shirt is ideal for keeping cool when temperatures heat up. Made with ultra-lightweight fabric, this t-shirt also features breathable side panels for additional comfort.

Available in a range of different colours, there’s a t-shirt to suit your every mood and workout!

From £27 at Gym+Coffee

Merino Tech Lite II by Icebreaker

Are you a fan of exercising outside? Icebreaker’s range of short sleeve t-shirts are ideal for supporting your workouts.

The Merino Tech Lite II is made from merino wool, which helps to regulate body temperature in all conditions, as well as limiting odours.

While the shirt is a little on the expensive side, we think this is a wardrobe staple well worth investing in.

From £65 at Icebreaker

Women’s running breathable t-shirt by Decathlon

Enjoy a bargain at Decathlon with the brand’s range of breathable running shirts, from just £14.99.

Designed with movement in mind, this shirt features a cooling lightweight fabric that wicks away sweat so that you can focus on your workout. The shirt is also seamless, maximising comfort and preventing chafing when running.

From £14.99 at Decathlon

Parley Run Fast Running Tank Top by Adidas

Keep things loose and airy on your run with this chic tank top by Adidas.

The top features AEROREADY technology, making it one of the best sweat wicking tops for absorbing moisture fast. It helps to keep you cool, comfortable and – best of all – dry.

Not only that, this top is also made from a 100% recycled polyester mesh and a yarn that contains 50%  recycled ocean plastic. You can exercise and help to save the planet at the same time. A wellbeing win.

From £38 at Adidas

Breath Easy Running Vest Top by Sweaty Betty

Calling all runners – you won’t want to miss this fab running top by Sweaty Betty.

This cooling top is made from 91% recycled fabric that wicks away moisture, and is also quick-drying and breathable. We love that it also features a flattering curved hem that covers the bottom.

Our highlight, however, is the mesh stripe racerback for extra ventilation. For this reason, it’s one of our best sweat wicking tops for summer workouts.

From £55 at Sweaty Betty

Lightweight Stretch Running Shirt by Lululemon

Move with ease during your summer workout with this short sleeve top by Lululemon.

The clever design of this shirt features scalloped slits on the side, offering additional ventilation and unrestricted movement.

The lightweight material is sweat-wicking and quick-drying. Plus, it also offers UV protection, helping to keep your skin safe on bright days.

From £39 at Lululemon

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