Musing about sports bras

While I’m still on my enforced layoff and dealing with my running envy, I got to thinking about sports bras and breasts. This is actually a fairly frequent occurrence in my life – you don’t have a bust like mine and go without noticing it several times a day.     I digress. I know far better than most how important it is to have a good sports bra. You can check out my bra guide, or perhaps you might enjoy this post. Back to musing. We’re rightfully taught the importance of a gait analysis… View Post

Finding the best sports bras part 3 – Shock Absorber Active Multi Sports Bra Review

Last year, I reviewed the Shock Absorber Active Multi Sports bra. Being a big busted runner, I know better than almost anyone how important it is to get a good fitting bra. The Multi Sports Bra has been a long time favourite of mine so when Shock Absorber got in touch to see if I wanted to review their updated version, I jumped (with a bra on) at the chance.     Sizing Before I continue, I’m going to jump back on board my sizing soapbox. Shock Absorber bras are well made and they are… View Post

Best Places Online to buy Sports Bras for Big Breasts

Carrying on from my last blog post on recommended sports bras for the big boobed runner with jiggling boobs, I thought it would be useful to let you know my personal recommendations on where to buy them. First of all, the aptly named Less Bounce has a fantastic selection of sports bras, including my favourites by Enell and Shock Absorber. They often have promotions going on and if you sign up for their mailing list, you’ll always be the first to know about any upcoming discounts. Customer service is good and they are quick to… View Post

Boobalicious – A Guide to Sports Bras for Big Boobed Runners

Anyone who knows me will know that I have big boobs. I can’t hide the fact. At a 32G and a runner, it is therefore absolutely vital that I have a good sports bra. For this reason, I often get asked by fellow big-breasted ladies where they can get a good, cheap, sports bra. Good luck with that, ladies. Unfortunately, it is a fact that running with big boobs is going to hurt. According to this article, a pair of D-cup boobs weigh between 15-23 lbs. My non-scientific self calls bullshit on this, however it… View Post

How to get the most from your sports bra

The right sports bra is absolutely essential for exercise. A badly fitting bra, the wrong style of bra, or even a worn out bra can lead to pain and irreversible damage. It’s not enough to make sure you’ve got the right style and the right fit. It’s also crucial to look after it. If you’re sitting there thinking “errrr, it’s a sports bra, not a pet dog,” you’ve come to the right place.   Rotate your bras Have you got a sports bra you love? Brilliant. Now go and get at least one other. Rotate… View Post