Why You Need Proper Gym Clothes for Your Home Workouts

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Why You Need Proper Gym Clothes for Your Home Workouts

Just because you’re working out at home doesn’t mean you can slack off on what you choose to wear for your workouts. Sure, it might be tempting to just rock your comfortable clothes since you’re at just home. And hey, wearing them for a workout or two can work but do you really want to get your lounge wear sweaty?

Whatever you choose to work out in, remember that wearing the proper gear when you workout will always have its benefits. We listed some of them down below to help you out!


Whether it’s in the gym or at home, you’re going to be sweating a lot during your workouts. With that in mind, it undoubtedly helps to have the appropriate clothes.

Most activewear and exercise gear nowadays incorporate breathability in its designs. This is done for the purpose of wicking away moisture to keep you feeling cool and dry during your workouts. And trust us, you’re going to need it in this Philippine heat!

Adidas Women's Don't Rest EGLE Bra (Original Price: P 1,700; SALE Price: P 1,190)

Range of Motion

Regular everyday clothes simply can’t provide you with the proper range of motion you need to do your workouts effectively. With the subpar range of motion you get while wearing, they essentially wind up holding you back, and it can negatively affect your overall performance.

Activewear is your best choice for workout gear because they’re designed to allow your body to move with a wide range of motion.

It’s also important to note that you shouldn’t go for anything that’s too tight or too loose. You want your workout clothes to fit you like a glove.

Nike Men's Pro Tights (Original Price: P 1,395; SALE Price: P 837)


This may be common knowledge but it’s a fact that’s often forgotten: proper workout gear is extra durable.

They were made to be worn for strenuous activities, and this allows you to get plenty of use out of the gear. Compared to loungewear, the proper performance clothing will last for a much longer time, and you won’t really need to worry about replacing them anytime soon.

Activewear’s durability makes them a relatively good investment, especially for physically active people.

Nike Essential Running Jacket (Original Price: P 3,295; SALE: P 1,977)

If you’re interested in getting your own workout gear, make sure you check out our selection of apparel. And check out the methods below to shop with us:

📱 Chat & Collect – Message your nearest Toby’s Sports store via VIBER for order pick-up. Learn more here:  www.tobys.com/pages/chatandcollect

🛒 Online purchase – Shop via TOBYS.COM. (Now ships to the Greater Manila Area)

🚶🏻‍♂️ Store visit - Drop by our open Toby’s Sports branches.

And make sure you follow us on our Facebook and Instagram pages, as well us in our VIBER Community to stay up to date with all the latest on anything and everything Toby’s Sports.

Stay Strong, Indoors.



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