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Highsnobiety / Majada Daria Ramadan

Our shorts hub is your one-stop-shop for this summer essential in many forms, from workout-ready pairs to budget-friendly options.

Donning a pair of sports shorts gives you the opportunity to show your allegiance to your art, whether it’s basketball, football, or something altogether more niche — think Muay Thai. Thanks to their active origins, a pair of sports shorts will guarantee lightweight breathability, making them ideal for the warm summer months. What’s more, sports shorts often carry an eye-catching, color-blocked design reminiscent of team markings.

Using their online shopping expertise, Highsnobiety curators have selected the web’s best sports shorts, ranging from established classics like Reebok and Nike to exciting newcomers like Parisian-based Satisfy and On Running. Each of the selections boasts premium material construction with a strong twist of contemporary style, making this the definitive summer shorts roundup.

Browse our favorite sports shorts below.

Earth Tones

Titan Ultra 2 Shorts

Titan Ultra 2 Shorts

$29

Columbia

Buy at Slam Jam

Statement Pockets

Flex Stride Wild Run Shorts

$55

Nike

Free Express Shipping On Orders Over $300

Free Express Shipping On Orders Over $300

Buy at ssense

Performance Piece

Q Speed 5 Inch 2 In 1 Short

Q Speed 5 Inch 2 In 1 Short

$60

New Balance

FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS OVER $50

FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS OVER $50

Buy at New Balance

For The Runners

Long Distance Short

Long Distance Short

$129

Satisfy

Free Shipping On Orders Over $250

Free Shipping On Orders Over $250

Buy at END.

Texture Is Key

Tech Woven Crinkle Short

Tech Woven Crinkle Short

$65

Nike

Free Shipping On Orders Over $250

Free Shipping On Orders Over $250

Buy at END.

The Waistband To End All Waistbands

XA Training Short

XA Training Short

$60

Salomon

Buy at Salomon

Classics Cuts

Hybrid Shorts

Hybrid Shorts

$100

On Running

Buy at On Running

As Light As Air

Ventilate 2-n-1 Short

Ventilate 2-n-1 Short

$55

ASICS

Buy at asics

Undercover

Tky Urban Camo Water Repellent Shorts

Tky Urban Camo Water Repellent Shorts

$45

adidas

Free Domestic Shipping & Return

Free Domestic Shipping & Return

Buy at Nordstrom

Simplicity Is Sophistication

Workout Ready Shorts

Workout Ready Shorts

$33

Reebok

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Buy at Reebok

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  • Curated by: Rhianna Matthews
Words by Alek Rose