If we learned anything from the past two years, it’s that comfort is key. Even if you’re not training for your next 5K or lifting dumbbells for an at-home workout (perhaps with one of our favorite programs, obé Fitness), it’s never a bad idea to get comfy
Published: 2021-09-28 09:52 am
The 50 best New Balance clothing to shop in 2021: Hoodies, sports bras
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If we learned anything from the past two years, it’s that comfort is key.

Even if you’re not training for your next 5K or lifting dumbbells for an at-home workout (perhaps with one of our favorite programs, obé Fitness), it’s never a bad idea to get comfy with a quality pair of sweats or a hoodie.

And, that’s why we love New Balance. The brand has some of the best exercise and athleisure apparel that won’t break the bank.

Plus, some of the brand’s freshest apparel will seamlessly match one of our favorite New Balance sneakers for this year.

Below, find some of the most versatile apparel to sport all year round. With a generous size range and styles fit for men and women alike, you’ll have no problem finding numerous options to stay put-together, outdoor-ready and comfy.

Click to jump to a category for men’s and women’s New Balance apparel:

Hoodies & Sweatshirts

Men

Tenacity Hooded QTR Zip, $49.99

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  • Color options: Athletic Grey, Black, Cobalt Blue
  • Size options: S-XXL

Flattering and that perfect “muscle” flex for the cooler months, the Tenacity Hooded QTR Zip is a classic option that never goes out of style.

Fortitech Fleece Pullover, $79.99

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  • Color options: Black Heather, Athletic Grey
  • Size options: XS-XXL

The Fortitech Fleece Pullover is a cozy athletic staple for running outdoors or hiking on trails during the fall and winter.

NB Essentials NBX Hoodie, $69.99

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  • Color options: Atlantic, Bleached Lime Glo, Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Looking for a matching set? Pair the NB Essentials NBX Hoodie with the matching sweatpants for a cozy, in-house outfit.

NB Essentials Stacked Full-Zip Hoodie, $64.99

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  • Color options: Athletic Grey, Black
  • Size options: XS-XXXL

Keep it casual with the NB Essentials Stacked Full-Zip Hoodie. It’s your typical zip-up, redefined. Not to mention, the iconic heather grey color.

NB Athletics Clash Hoodie, $79.99

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  • Color options: Aqua, Pink
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Add a pop of color to your athleisure with the NB Athletics Clash Hoodie. In aqua and pink shades, it’s a great getaway from tried-and-true neutrals.

Women’s

NB Essentials Pullover Hoodie, $59.99

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  • Color options: Athletic Grey, Black, Deep Sea, Eclipse, Grey, White/Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

The NB Essentials Pullover Hoodie is sure to be your 24/7 wear. And, it comes in a color for nearly every day of the week.

NB Athletics Higher Learning Crew, $69.99

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  • Color options: Henna, Black
  • Size options: XS-XL

Add a hint of sporty to your typical wear-all-day crew with this style from NB Athletics. In a unique trifecta of mauve, baby pink and white, its geometric print adds some flair to the typical solid-colored long-sleeve.

NB Athletics Coco Gauff Hoodie, $74.99

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  • Color options: Pink, Black
  • Size options: XS-XL

Did someone say pink? This bold hoodie — featuring a fun red print at the sleeves — is that girly, bold look you need for the cooler months.

NB Essentials Embroidered Hoodie, $59.99

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  • Color options: Yellow, Athletic Grey, Black, Eclipse, Burgundy
  • Size options: XS-XXXL

The NB Essentials Embroidered Hoodie is one of our favorites, namely because it’s unisex. Choose from five subtle and bold colors (your choice) and wear the hoodie with your fave sweats or jeans.

NB Heat Grid Hoodie, $89.99

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  • Color options: Sea Salt Heather, Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Perfect for a brisk run, the NB Heat Grid Hoodie is a dynamite option that’s lightweight, breathable and a great way to show off your biceps.

Sweatsuits

NB Athletics Higher Learning Hoodie, $74.99

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  • Color options: Garnet, Teal, Green
  • Size options: XS-XXL

The NB Athletics Higher Learning Hoodie is a luxe color-blocking option, either to sport with the matching fleece pants or your favorite black sweats.

R.W.T. Lightweight Woven Jacket, $84.99

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  • Color options: Gold, Black
  • Size options: S-XXL

Keep things cool with the R.W.T. Lightweight Woven Jacket and the matching pants. The set is great for hikes, camping and virtually any other activity where it’s a bit chilly.

Printed Fast Flight Jacket, $84.99

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  • Color option: Helium
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Transform the typical flannel into athleisure with the Printed Fast Flight Jacket — one of the coziest men’s jackets from New Balance it offers. Plus, it comes with breathable matching shorts.

Short-Sleeve Shirts

Men’s

Heathertech Tee, $24.99

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  • Color options: Team Red Inline, Athletic Grey, Black, Black Heather, Eclipse, Helium
  • Size options: S-XXL

The Heathertech Tee is the only basic you’ll need for working out, playing basketball at the park and keeping it casual at home — seriously. And, it comes in six versatile colors.

Short Sleeve Tech Tee, $23.99

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  • Color options: Team Orange, Columbia Blue, Dark Heather Grey, Sedona Red, Team Black, Team Dark Green, Team Red, Team Royal, White
  • Size options: XS-XXXL

Designed with a more athletic fit, the Short Sleeve Tech Tee is wonderful for any medium- to high-impact workout.

BP Fleece Hoodie, $49.99

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  • Color options: Team Royal, Black, Eclipse, Gunmetal, Team Red Inline
  • Size options: S-XXL

Meet the short sleeve and hoodie hybrid. With an almost turtleneck-like appearance, the BP Fleece Hoodie will keep you warm while keeping your arms as free as can be.

Printed Fast Flight Short Sleeve, $34.99

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  • Color options: Deep Violet, Helium, Pink Glo
  • Size options: XS-XXL

For a pure athletic look, you can’t go wrong with the Printed Fast Flight Short Sleeve. I mean, just look at that rich deep violet color.

NB Athletics Higher Learning Badge Tee, $34.99

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  • Color options: Aspen, Black, Sea Salt Heather
  • Size options: XS-XXL

For a dressier short sleeve that’s still lightweight and comfortable, the NB Athletics Higher Learning Badge Tee is your best bet. Pair it with shorts for outdoor activity and some dark-wash denim for a dinner date.

Women’s

Q Speed Jacquard Short Sleeve, $44.99

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  • Color options: Pale Blue, Black, Pink Glo, Grey, Sulpher Yellow, White
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Yes, that geometric pattern reminiscent of early 2010s chevron days is still on-trend. This breathable tee is great for at-home workouts, too.

TCS New York City Marathon Q Speed Jacquard, $49.99

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  • Color options: Pink Glo, Black, Pale Blue
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Color us hot pink. This NYC Marathon-themed tee is a great addition to your athletic wardrobe.

Transform Perfect T, $44.99

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  • Color options: Black, Athletic Grey, Oyster Pink, Storm Blue
  • Size options: XS-XXL

With subtle cap sleeves, the Transform Perfect T is great for flexing your muscles during arm reps at the gym and for keeping things more fitted to your body.

Long-Sleeve Shirts

Men’s

Tenacity Quarter Zip, $44.99

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  • Color options: Mountain Teal, Athletic Grey, Eclipse, Helium
  • Size options: XS-XXL

You can’t beat the classic zip-up. This style is great for a variety of different style preferences and comes in four colors.

Accelerate Half-Zip, $44.99

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  • Color options: Horizon, Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

The Accelerate Half-Zip offers a more athletic-than-athletic look, likely due to its Olympic-style striping. That said, it’s great for any activity — whether indoor or outdoor.

KL2 Nature of the Game Long Sleeve Graphic, $44.99

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  • Color options: Celadon, Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

We’ve never seen a long-sleeve graphic with more detail than the KL2 Nature of the Game style. Why? Because you can dress it down with sweats or rev it up with jeans and Sperrys for an evening out.

Tenacity Long Sleeve Tee, $39.99

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  • Color options: Black Heather, Helium
  • Size options: XS-XXL

For the fall and winter, a long-sleeve athleisure top, like a thermal, is a must-have. The Tenacity Long Sleeve Tee will keep you warm, airy and comfortable for any wear.

Q Speed 1NTRO Long Sleeve, $54.99

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  • Color options: Athletic Grey, Black, Sulpher Yellow
  • Size options: XS-XXL

With a unique thermal-like design, the Q Speed 1NTRO Long Sleeve deserves a round of applause. Its flattering yet relaxed fit is one to shop for.

Women’s

Accelerate Half-Zip Pullover, $44.99

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  • Color options: Pink Glo, Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Workout Barbie came to life with the Accelerate Half-Zip Pullover. It’s a vibrant take on your classic quarter-zip and has a reach-for stripe detailing that we adore.

NB Essentials NBX Hoodie, $64.99

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  • Color options: Bleached Lime Glo, Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Cropped hoodies are a crowd favorite, and there’s none like the NB Essentials NbX Hoodie. That lime green is a statement but, if you prefer a more subtle hue, it also comes in black.

NB Athletics Baroque Cropped Crew, $69.99

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  • Color option: Pink Lemonade
  • Size options: XS-XXL

The NB Athletics Baroque Cropped Crew is like your favorite sweatpants material morphed into a top. That’s right, and the baby pink and sherbert orange colors are a match made in heaven.

Relentless Performance Fleece Layer, $54.99

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  • Color options: Black, Sea Salt
  • Size options: XS-XXL

As a simple hoodie, shop New Balance’s Relentless Performance Fleece Layer for a staple you’ll wear at least once a week.

NB Athletics Higher Learning Anorak, $94.99

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  • Color options: Henna, Storm Blue, Black
  • Size options: XS-XL

With the NB Athletics Higher Learning Anorak, you have a hoodie, long-sleeve and jacket in one apparel piece. And, this dreamy three-toned design is less than $100.

Jackets & Vests

Men’s

Impact Run Light Pack Jacket, $94.99

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  • Color option: Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

The Impact Run Light Pack Jacket is a breathable rendition of The North Face’s fleece. Simple, match-all and great for any occasion.

Q Speed Sherpa Anorak, $119.99

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  • Color option: Norway Spruce
  • Size options: XS-XXL

We love a good sherpa. This forest green-toned style is the perfect way to welcome the cooler weather with open (and warm) arms.

Reflective Accelerate Protect Jacket, $114.99

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  • Color option: Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Geometric prints are so in, and you’ll be on-trend with the Reflective Accelerate Protect Jacket. It’s a fitted, flattering piece of outwear that you’ll always grab when outside, too.

Women’s

Q Speed Sherpa Anorak, $119.99

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  • Color option: Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

As our favorite sherpa for women, the Q Speed Sherpa Anorak is a no-frills option that’ll keep you warm. Plus, pair it with some hot pink workout shorts for a pop of color.

NYC Marathon Impact Run Light Pack Jacket, $99.99

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  • Color option: Saturn Pink
  • Size options: XS-XXL

We found the perfect piece of outwear from New Balance. Great for ski trips, cozy nights out to dinner (Taco Tuesday, we’re looking at you) and virtually everything else, the NYC Marathon Impact Run Light Pack Jacket is a no-brainer to buy.

Fast Flight Jacket, $79.99

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  • Color option: Deep Violet
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Whether you’re en route to a dance cardio class or on your next Trader Joe’s run, the Fast Flight Jacket is an easy throw-on that you’ll cherish for years.

Bottoms

Men’s

NB Athletics Wind Pant, $69.99

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  • Color option: Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

As one of the most flattering bottoms, NB Athletics’ Wind Pant will become the most worn pair in your drawer. It’s great to pair with a tee or crew, too.

Fortitech Fleece Pant, $74.99

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  • Color options: Athletic Grey, Black Heather
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Fleece sweats are essential for fall and winter. Shop the Fortitech Fleece Pant for less than $80 for your next reliable pair.

NB Essentials NBX Sweatpant, $64.99

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  • Color options: Atlantic, Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

We love the Atlantic color of the NB Essentials NBX Sweatpants. Effortlessly stylish, they’re a great buy for less than $70.

Accelerate 5-Inch Short, $29.99

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  • Color options: Eclipse, Black, Helium, Thunder
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Shorts are great all year round, especially when getting a good sweat in. Perfect for the occasion, the Accelerate 5-Inch Short is an affordable, lightweight option that’ll make you want to buy numerous pairs.

Women’s

NB Athletics Higher Learning Legging, $44.99

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  • Color options: Sea, Black
  • Size options: XS-XL

Slimming and comfy, you can’t beat the NB Athletics Higher Learning Legging. And, we have heart eyes for that stunning aqua and black combo.

Transform 7/8 NBSleek Tight, $84.99

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  • Color options: Black, Mountain Teal
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Invest in. a good pair of flattering exercise tights. This pair comes in black and teal and looks so flattering on any body type, thanks to New Balance’s generous size range.

NYC Marathon Fast Flight Jogger, $64.99

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  • Color options: Athletic Grey, Black Heather
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Your heather grey sweats have just been upgraded with the NYC Marathon Fast Flight Jogger. With a blush stripe down the leg, it offers a faint girly touch.

Relentless 8-Inch Fitted Short, $34.99

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  • Color option: Black
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Biker shorts, biker shorts and more biker shorts. If you can’t tell, we can’t get enough, especially not when the Relentless 8-Inch Fitted Short is available to shop. With a contoured waistband, it hits in all the right places.

Impact 3-Inch Run Short,$44.99

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  • Color options: Black, Mango
  • Size options: XS-XXL

Relaxed and carefree is the name of the game with these Impact 3-Inch Run Shorts. And, they come in a subtle peach tone to switch up your yoga class from your HIIT cardio.

Sports Bras

NB Fuel Bra, $44.99

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  • Color options: Pink Glo, Black, Pale Blue, White
  • Size options: XS-XL

This quality NB Fuel Bra comes in four wonderful colors and gives you ample coverage and support for high-intensity workouts.

NB Hero Bra 3.0, $39.99

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  • Color option: Black
  • Size options: XS-XL

For the same support with thinner straps, shop the HB Hero Bra 3.0 for a trusty undergarment you’ll never want to take off.

NB Power X Zip Front Bra, $64.99

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  • Color option: Black
  • Size options: XS-XL

Finally, a bra with a front zip that’s easy to take off after a much-needed sweat. The NB Power X Zip-Front Bra is a hassle-free option that’s worth the buy.

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