Ladies, our prayers have finally been answered, Nike is now selling workout clothes for plus-size women. The new range aims to offer women workout and athleisure pieces in more colours and styles than ever before. Previously the Nike range only offered sizes from XS to XL but this new range will offer pieces for women sized from 1X to 3X as well. Here’s the low-down on the new Nike plus-size collection and where to get it in South Africa.

In addition to a new range of sizes, Nike has included a whole lot more choice in the plus-size collection with everything from graphic tank tops and T-shirts to geometric-print tights available. Here’s what you can expect from the collection which is available for purchase on the Nike website now.

Nike Plus-size collection

We love the Nike Breathe Women’s Training Top (R 649.95) which offers mesh sleeves and a boxy silhouette for exceptional ventilation and relaxed comfort while training. Available in plus-sizes from XL-XXXL, this funky top is a must-have for ladies who love to sweat it out in the gym.

Of course, you’ll also need a reliable pair of training tights and we can’t get enough of this Nike Power Epic Lux Women’s Running Tights (R 1,399.95). With, Nike Power fabric and zoned mesh, for a full range of compression, support and ventilation, these tights are ideal for active types. Other features include a back pocket with waterproof membrane for safe storage, a wide elastic waistband for a flattering and secure fit, and an internal drawcord for a personalised fit. Available in sizes XL-XXXL these tights are perfect for gym, yoga, or even a stroll in the park.

We also love the Nike Breathe Women’s Training Tank Top (R 599.95). Available in black, white, and grey and sizes XL-XXXL, this tank top features targeted mesh and an asymmetrical silhouette for exceptional ventilation and relaxed comfort. A side slit offers versatility and a mesh back panel enhances breathability throughout the toughest of workouts.

To see the full Nike plus-size collection click here.