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surgtech19562012-08-09 19:13:37 +0000 #1
Any recommendations for caprs for running/jogging for bigger gals? Thank you
VeganBikeChick2012-08-09 19:21:32 +0000 #2
I get my running capris at Target. They're cheap (the Champion brand) and hold up fairly well.
Bike Chick2012-08-09 19:45:58 +0000 #3
What do you mean by "bigger gals"? Size large, extra large? I wear a large in tights and my favorite capris are Under Armour. I know they are pricey but I found these on the clearance rack at Dicks two seasons ago and love them. I won't pay full price for them.
jessmarimba2012-08-09 19:53:57 +0000 #4
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Originally Posted by VeganBikeChick

I get my running capris at Target. They're cheap (the Champion brand) and hold up fairly well.

Jealous. I love their tights but they don't pass the see-through test with my round bottom. I always have to wear shorts over them. Or just cross my fingers that I don't have to tie my shoes in front of anyone. They do last forever, though.
Crankin2012-08-09 19:31:56 +0000 #5
I got a pair of Sugoi running capris here on TE that fit well. Not super cheap, but not super expensive, either. I wear them for all kinds of things.
surgtech19562012-08-09 20:52:19 +0000 #6
Size XL. Thanks for the suggestions. I will check Target out and Under Armour(going to the UA outlet store next weekend).
indysteel2012-08-09 20:39:36 +0000 #7
I recently bought the Sugoi Jackie capri and the Brooks Infinity Capri. The Brooks are more compressive and are made of a thicker material. I like the Sugois but the part under my knee doesn't stay put very well. That said, I prefer them for warmer temps and indoor runs on the treadmill.
tangentgirl2012-08-09 21:50:42 +0000 #8
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Originally Posted by surgtech1956

going to the UA outlet store next weekend.

Ooooooh. Neato burrito.

+1 on the UA capris. I never liked spandex so much until I tried running in mine, and that's coming from someone with years of spandex experience via bike shorts.

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