Now that spring and summer is upon us, we’ve got a bit more freedom to head to gyms and exercise outdoors, our thoughts are inevitably turning to sportswear here at The Coolector. And, when it comes to sportswear that perfectly straddles the line between performance and aesthetics, it’s hard to look past the guys at Legends.
Legends offer pro-athlete developed and tested sportswear for men that delivers in the style and performance departments with some considerable aplomb. If you’re looking to ramp up the quality of your sportswear rotation for all your exercise endeavours this spring and summer then Legends are right up there with the best of them.
Check out our pick of 6 of the best spring / summer sportswear essentials from Legends below:
Luka Shorts ($60)
When it comes to exercise in spring and summer, a sturdy, reliable and comfortable pair of shorts is a must. These Luka Shorts from Legends ($60) are the brand’s best seller and amongst the best in the business and come in a vast array of colourways to fit in with your own personal style persuasions when working out.
These shorts are Legends’ lightest, most breathable shorts and they packs unparalleled style and comfort, without sacrificing on the all-important performance. Conditioning, agility and speed work never looked so good. ($60)
Aviation Tee ($40)
T-shirts are a go-to for us and when working out at the gym or exercising in the great outdoors, they’re nothing short of essential. Comfort and performance are rolled into one perfect package with the Legends Aviation Tee ($40). This is the brand’s first Tri-Blend tee and, in our opinion here at The Coolector, will rapidly become an everyday essential for effortless style and comfort. The casual fit and split-hem style check all of the boxes, while the supreme stretch and comfort will keep this tee in heavy rotation whether you’re working out or not.
Fairfax Hoodie ($95)
The weather isn’t always lovely and warm during the summer and, for when the mercury takes a dip, you’ll want something a bit more heavyweight to work out in and we can’t think of many better candidates for the job than the Legends Fairfax Hoodie ($95). This unisex, over-sized hoodie was designed and manufactured in Legends’ backyard in Los Angeles, and is crafted from 100% Heavyweight Cotton Fleece.
Dipped cotton drawcords, an embroidered sleeve patch label, and rib cuff and hem details all add to the abundant style that is street ready and always on trend. Legends strongly recommend that you pre-wash and dry this item before wearing to remove excess lint from the 100% cotton fleece construction. ($95)
Luka HD Shorts ($60)
Legends’ levelled up their original Luka Shorts with these ones. The Luka HD Shorts ($60) come with a new 4-way stretch diamond rip stop material for enhanced durability and performance during all your exercise regimens. The textured finish adds a layer of protection you can feel for higher intensity workouts. The colours lightly fade with washing for a pleasing, distressed look that tells a story of the workouts you’ve put them through. The built-in liner is not compression and it is a looser fitting brief-style liner. ($60)
Hawthorne Tech Hoodie ($85)
When the temperatures take a real dip, you’ll want to reach for Legends’ warmest performance layer yet. For the Hawthorne Tech Hoodie ($85) they have brought their unique style DNA to performance fleece for a hoodie that does it all and in style. With a cut and fit that drafts off of their #1 Selling Hawthorne Hoodie, the Hawthorne Tech Hoodie brings comfort and performance to a new level and we’ll definitely be looking to get our hands on one of these ace looking pieces of outerwear here at Coolector HQ. ($85)
Hawthorne Tech Jogger ($85)
Whether you’re exercising or just chilling at home, a comfortable pair of joggers is an absolute must and these Hawthorne Tech Joggers from Legends ($85) take things to a whole new level. Each pair is crafted with Legends’ warmest Hawthorne Tech fabric, which means these joggers take comfort through the roof and won’t let you down at the gym or out in the wild. First class sportswear from one of our favourite brands here at The Coolector. ($85)