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Find the Best Sports Bras for Bigger Boobs

Get the best support with these tried and tested bras.

Getting the right support is essential, and is key to a good run. This selection of sports bras for bigger boobs will help you get just that.


MAAREE Solidarity High-Impact Sports Bra

MAAREE Solidarity High-Impact Sports Bra£59, maaree.com
Tester: Laura

This could be your new best friend. The fit is true to size and the small adjustable straps in the armpits are really useful. There’s minimal bounce and the clever design minimises the shape of the breast without you feeling strapped in and restricted, offering amazing support. The fabric is super soft with no danger of chafing even on a long run. It’s machine washable and easy to dry. Winner.


Shock Absorber Active Multi Sports

Shock Absorber Active Multi Sports£33, wiggle.co.uk
Tester: Helena

Unpadded and non-wired, this simple yet effective crop-top design comes in a range of stylish colours and is suitable for runners with larger cup sizes who prefer a less sculpted structure from a high-impact bra. The keyhole between its two clasps is a clever feature that creates a feeling of security and the racer back option is included for those who want extra support, too.


Salomon High Impact Sports Bra

Salomon High Impact Sports Bra£80, salomon.com
Tester: Susan

The support is excellent without feeling restrictive, the seamless cups ensure there is no rubbing and a high degree of comfort. Easily adjustable at the front and back, this allows you to customise the fit to be perfect for you. Advanced skin technical fabrics keep you dry and comfortable, even during high intensity sports. Machine washable and quick to dry, this will become your favourite sports bra.


Runderwear Support Running BraRunderwear Support Running Bra

£40, runderwear.co.uk
Tester: Louise

This is specifically designed for runners looking for the best comfort and reduced bounce. Moisture wicking and with mesh panels, it’s breathable and chafe free, and it has adjustable J hook straps with closure at the back. It also has removable pads so you can choose whether to have firmer support.


Shock Absorber Ultimate Run BraShock Absorber Ultimate Run Bra

£36, boobydoo.co.uk
Tester: Laura

This has a stunning design and colour, so looks great on its own. It’s slightly tricky to do up initially, but once on the fit is superb, giving great support without feeling restrictive. The material is beautifully soft and breathable leaving you feeling dry and chafe free even after a long run.


Brooks Rebound Racer

Brooks Rebound Racer£32-£40, brooksrunning.com
Tester: Louise

You will feel stylish and well supported in this high impact sports bra. It has adjustable front straps and back closure, and moulded cups and limited stretch keep everything in place. It keeps moisture away with sweat wicking fabric and built in power mesh ventilation. With a criss-cross racerback and fashionable pattern you could wear this on its own at the gym or under a running vest.


Brooks Juno

Brooks Juno£40-£50, brooksrunning.com
Tester: Claire

The Juno has adjustable velcro straps and back closure gives a customizable fit. It is lightweight, and has a perforated uncap design which gives a supportive shape, while keeping everything where it belongs. The perforated sweat-wicking fabric and built-in mesh ventilation in key sweat zones keeps you dry and prevents chafing. It’s seamless and smooth, and really comfortable to wear, and it comes in lots of different colours and patterns too.


SHEFIT Ultimate Sports Bra II

SHEFIT Ultimate Sports Bra II£59, boobydoo.co.uk
Tester: Claire

What makes this bra stand out is that it is completely customizable and provides a fantastic fit with a two-way wear strap configuration (X-back or H-back) that lets you personalize your level of support. Made for cups A-I, its high-performance front fastening zipper makes this bra really easy to put on. It’s made with lightweight, comfortable, high performance fabric and is available in lots of different colours.


Under Armour Vanish High Sports Bra

Under Armour Vanish High Sports Bra£50, underarmour.co.uk
Tester: Claire

The Vanish High dries really fast and prevents sweat absorption, stopping the bra from clinging or chafing, perfect for warmer runs. It delivers strategic support for larger boobs and is tailored specifically for high impact sports, and the foam pads provide extra coverage, too. Plus, the adjustable straps and open back make it really easy to take on and off. A big thumbs up from us!


Anita DynamiX Star Sports Bra

Anita DynamiX Star Sports Bra£50, boobydoo.co.uk
Tester: Laura

The fit is great and gives a good shape without the use of padding, and more than ample support. The cups are really soft, using a combination of pique fabric on the outside and a terry cloth on the inside. The unique strap system on the back really does make taking the bra off after exercise easy and the adjustable shoulder straps are soft and easy to adjust. The bra dries in superfast time, too, making it your new go-to sports bra!


Freya Active Epic Underwired Mounded Crop Top Sports Bra

Freya Active Epic Underwired Mounded Crop Top Sports Bra£33.60, boobydoo.co.uk
Tester: Helena

Freya’s Active bra is underwired but unpadded providing firm support with breathable spacer cups and a flat, comfortable bottom band. The microfibre sweat-wicking fabric and lightweight design adds up to a bra that’s a great choice for running longer distances. Plus, it comes in a range of fun colours from B-H cup.


Panache Ultimate Sports Bra

Panache Ultimate Sports Bra£32, boobydoo.co.uk
Tester: Helena

For women with a larger cup size reducing breast bounce is essential to a comfortable and enjoyable running experience and the Panache Sport does just that. The combination of the soft underwriting, wide cushioned straps and breathable outer layer make this a desirable option for all runners, but where it really excels is in its additional attention to off-setting the effects of high impact exercise with features like the slightly higher than usual racer-back clip.


best-support-shoesPrices are RRP and correct at time of print for Women’s Running Issue 114 June 2019.

How we test: All our kit is tested by real runners. Our reviews team is a group of passionate women with diverse running experiences, from dedicated marathon runners to happy plodders. We wear the clothes, run in the shoes and use the tech on our usual runs to see if they go the distance. We then give each piece of kit our star rating.


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