Running, biking, skateboarding, rollerblading — all of these activities are dangerous when done on busy city streets by day, but all the more so come nightfall. Add to that the fact that a big chunk of workout wear tends to be black and that more often than not, helmets are not being used, it’s imperative that, at the very least, functional clothes are worn. Here’s a look at fitness apparel designed specifically to increase your visibility at night.
Designed to look like ready-to-wear, this poly-cotton shirt is woven to have reflective stripes when worn in the dark.
This customizable shoe comes with a reflective upper for visibility on night runs.
Nike Free 3.0 Shield iD, $150
Moisture-wicking and designed with reflective details, these three-quarter length tights also allow for maximum movement.
These leggings are finished with reflective piping.
Reflective Running Leggings,$14.99
In addition to reflective accents, this jacket is semi-fitted, so it doesn't restrict the body in motion. It also has sleeves that zip off to convert the jacket into a vest.
This polyester performance top is designed to be completely reflective.
Kamali's loose-fit jogging pants have reflective tape on either side.
Jog Pant in Black, $175
Designed with 360 degree reflectivity.
Lightened Up Pullover, $128
Breathable, this bra comes with a reflective logo on the back.
Mesh Sports Bra, $39.90