We love joggers, and we bet you do too–they strike the perfect balance between comfort and style, and there are so many different types, from work-appropriate pants to something closer to sweatpants. Whether you’re chasing after your little ones, conquering your daily to-do list, or squeezing in some well-deserved me time, the right pair of joggers can make all the difference.
In our quest to find the perfect blend of comfort, functionality, and fashion, we dove into the world of Athleta joggers, a brand known for its commitment to empowering women through activewear. While you may be familiar with the workout clothes from Athleta, the jogger selection is for all sorts of activities. With an array of options catering to diverse body types and lifestyles, we’ve sifted through the options to bring you the ultimate guide to the best Athleta joggers for all women.
Join us as we break down our top picks of Athlehta athleisure, considering everything from fabric and fit to versatility and on-trend designs. Whether you’re a fitness enthusiast, a supermom on the go, or someone who simply values the intersection of style and comfort, this ranking is your roadmap to find your next favorite pair of joggers.
When it comes to conquering the great outdoors or simply conquering your daily to-dos, the Trekkie North Jogger, our favorite joggers on the list, emerge as the ultimate versatile companion. Designed with a focus on functionality, these joggers are a game-changer for anyone with an active lifestyle, be it hiking, long-distance treks, short sprints, or trail running.
Crafted from a sleek, lightweight Ripstop fabric, the Trekkie North Joggers offer a remarkable 2-way stretch, ensuring you enjoy unrestricted mobility no matter the activity. The high-rise fit, combined with a Powervita waistband, provides gentle compression for a secure and comfortable feel. They’re also super stylish, with sleek zipper details and a tapered hem.
The thoughtful inclusion of front zip pockets and a side cargo pocket on these joggers ensure you have ample space for all your essentials. Whether it’s your keys, phone, or a small snack, these pockets have you covered. They’re crafted from a blend of 69% recycled nylon, 26% nylon, and 5% spandex, making them not only functional but also environmentally conscious. The wicking technology pulls sweat away from your body, promoting a quick-drying process that keeps you comfortable throughout your adventures, and with a UPF 50+ rating, these joggers provide excellent protection against the sun’s rays.
The Trekkie North Jogger comes in a variety of colors like classic black, nature-inspired Aspen Olive, vibrant Berry Rose, and earthy Big Sur Brown, They’re available in sizes 0-26, offered in regular, tall, and petite lengths, and run slightly big.
Review: “I purchased the pink pair this summer and after traveling wearing those, I knew I needed a black pair! Placement of the side pocket is genius for airplane travel. Having easy access to my phone eased travel. The weight of the fabric was great from cooler temps in the NW to the 100+ temp in AZ. Waistband is super comfortable!” – Anonymous (reviewed on athleta.gap.com)
Next up is the Venice Mid Rise Jogger, also offering ultimate comfort while helping you look fashionable. They’re made from SCULPTEK Light fabric, offering full coverage and an all-way stretch that adapts seamlessly to your every move. Best for commuting, work, or travel, these joggers can keep up with your dynamic lifestyle.
As part of the Venice collection, these joggers embody a contemporary aesthetic that seamlessly transitions from work to play. The semi-fitted design skims easily over the body, and the mid-rise waistband is flattering and comfortable. Like the Trekkie Norths, these joggers have easy-access secure pockets, providing a stylish solution to stash your essentials on the go. No more fumbling for keys or digging through your bag—these joggers keep everything you need within arm’s reach.
Crafted from a blend of nylon and spandex, these joggers offer wicking technology that pulls sweat away from your body, ensuring you stay fresh and comfortable throughout your busy day. The breathable fabric allows airflow to move easily through the garment, while the quick-drying feature ensures ultimate comfort, even during unexpected sweat sessions.
The Venice Mid Rise Joggers come in seven beautiful colors: Seaweed Snack (green), Chrome Blue, Hematite Grey, Toasted Brown, Navy, Abalone Grey, and Black. The size chart for these joggers is XXS-3XL, offered in regular, petite, and tall lengths, and runs true to size.
Review: “These fit me great ! I am 5’0 and was concerned about the length being too long. The XS/P is perfect. They also were featured on GMA as a cut above other brands of jogger, and after how flattering they are on me, agree! Love the back pockets!” – Anonymous (reviewed on athleta.gap.com)
Introducing the Salutation Jogger, which, according to Athleta, is for “life both on and off the mat”. If you’re a mom who’s constantly transitioning between yoga sessions, errands, and family time, these joggers are about to become your new best friend. Crafted with precision and comfort in mind, the Salutation Joggers are some of the softest pants out there.
At the heart of these joggers is the luxurious Powervita™ fabric, offering a buttery-soft feel that envelops you like a second skin. The support it provides is akin to a gentle hug, making it the perfect choice for your yoga practice or those days when you need a little extra comfort. The curved seam on the bottom is a thoughtful touch that flatters your form, adding some style to your athleisure wardrobe.
Made from a blend of nylon and Lycra, the Salutation Jogger boasts wicking, breathable fabric that allows sweat to move through easily, and a UPF 50+ rating for protection against the sun’s rays when you take your activities outside. Plus, the semi-fitted design, coupled with a high-rise waistband, provides not only a flattering silhouette but also the support you need during your various activities.
Available in sizes XXS-3XL and offered in regular, petite, and tall lengths, the Salutation Jogger caters to every body type and runs true to size. Choose from classic black, navy, the fresh and vibrant Seaweed Snack green, or the rich Spiced Cabernet maroon.
Review: “These are my absolute favorite joggers. I have been collecting them like they’re Pokémon and have them in 6 colors. Obsessed is an understatement. I’m 5’6″ but have very long legs and a shorter torso, and the rise is perfect for me. Other pants made by Athleta have too high a rise, and aren’t long enough in the leg, but not these!! The rise is perfect and doesn’t crush my organs or hit just below my bra, and the pants are long enough where just a little bit of cute ankle shows when I wear sneakers.” – Steph J. (reviewed on athleta.gap.com)
The extra comfy Farallon Joggers will quickly become your go-to pants thanks to their versatility and stylish silhouette. Designed for commuting, work, and travel like the Venice Jogger, these ones are a bit thicker, perfect for the colder months.
These joggers are made of organic cotton, providing a stretchy and breathable feel that adapts to your every move. The easy pull-on style, coupled with an adjustable drawcord, ensures a customized fit that accommodates your unique shape and preferences. The addition of two front hand pockets and two back pockets is also a welcome practical touch, giving you convenient storage for your essentials on the go.
One of our favorite features of the Farallon Jogger is its garment wash, which gives each piece a unique, worn-in look that gets better with age. This touch of authenticity not only adds character to the joggers but also speaks to Athleta’s commitment to creating pieces that stand the test of time.
The semi-fitted design, coupled with the loose fit and tapered bottom of the jogger, strikes the perfect balance between comfort and style. Specially designed to sit below the natural waist, the Farallon Jogger is available in sizes XXS-3XL and offered in regular, petite, and tall lengths. Athleta recommends that if you find yourself between sizes on this one, sizing down ensures the best fit.
Review: “Caught these on sale and thought, what the heck. AMAZING!!! Thick and so comfy, and can’t wait to wear these all winter. I wish they came in more colors.” – Tyanaga (reviewed on athleta.gap.com)
You’ll be more than ready for ultimate relaxation with Athleta’s Balance Jogger, your new favorite pair of sweatpants that are perfectly designed for lounging. If your idea of a perfect day involves cozy comfort without compromising style, these joggers are about to redefine your downtime wardrobe.
The standout feature of these joggers lies in the fabric—they’re made from super-soft Brushed Nirvana, a material that takes coziness to a whole new level. Imagine slipping into a cloud of comfort; that’s the feeling these joggers evoke. They’re perfect for those days when you crave lounging on the sofa or indulging in some self-care.
The fabric is crafted from a blend of 75% TENCEL™ Modal, 22% Polyester, and 3% Lycra, TENCEL™ is a lower-impact material harvested from responsibly managed forests, where 99% of the raw material comes from certified or controlled sources, so these joggers not only prioritize comfort but also sustainability.
What makes the Balance Jogger a true gem in the athleisure world is the thoughtful inclusion of easy-access pockets, complete with a hidden card compartment. No need to juggle your essentials—the Balance Jogger has you covered. The drawcord, allowing for a custom fit, can be tied at the waist, ensuring that these joggers stay snug and comfortable as you relax.
Breathable and easy-flowing, the Balance Jogger boasts a semi-fitted design, sits below the natural waist, and combines a loose fit with a tapered bottom, Available in sizes XXS-3XL and offered in regular, tall, and petite lengths, these joggers come in Skylark Blue and classic black.
Review: “These are the absolute SOFTEST, comfiest joggers ever! I have several pairs & live in them when colder weather comes. They are a tiny bit on the lighter weight side but are plenty warm & did I mention SOFT?” – Anonymous (reviewed on athleta.gap.com)
Embark on your daily adventures with unmatched style in the Brooklyn Heights High Rise Jogger. Another great pick for commuting, work, or travel, these joggers are set to become your go-to choice for conquering the urban landscape. Crafted with Featherweight Stretch, a fabric made with recycled polyester, these joggers redefine lightweight comfort, feeling as light as air against your skin.
A unique feature of these joggers is the zipper cinch at the ankle, allowing for a custom fit that adapts to your preferences. Whether you prefer a classic tapered look or a slightly looser fit, these joggers have you covered. The concealed zip pockets add a touch of sophistication while ensuring the security of your essentials, making these joggers as practical as they are stylish. Wrinkle-resistant and tailored to perfection,
Breathable and quick-drying, the Brooklyn Heights High Rise Jogger ensures that airflow moves easily through the garment, making it perfect for both urban escapades and impromptu workout sessions. They’re crafted from 86% recycled polyester and 14% spandex, creating a wrinkle resistant stretch fabric, and also has a UPF 40+ rating to protect you from the sun. Plus, the abrasion-resistant qualities make these joggers durable, standing up to snags and tears with ease.
Available in sizes 0-16 and offered in regular, tall, and petite lengths, these joggers run slightly big. Choose from colors like black, Abalone Grey, navy, Aspen Olive, and Navy/Camo to effortlessly elevate your urban wardrobe.
Review: “These are so comfortable and soft. I also receive compliments on them, which wasn’t expected as they are just joggers. But everyone asks where they’re from! I will definitely be getting more colors.” – Anonymous (reviewed on athleta.gap.com)
Rounding out our list is the Rainier Jogger, the ultimate companion for medium and high-impact workouts in cold climates. These joggers come in Plush SuperSonic fabric, ensuring you stay warm and cozy during your cold-weather workouts.
Whether you’re hitting the trails or conquering a HIIT workout, these joggers keep your keys and phone close at hand with convenient zip pockets. Additionally, reflective details add a safety element to your early morning or after-dusk workouts, ensuring you stay visible and stylish in any lighting conditions.
What sets the Rainier Jogger apart is its high-compression fabric with a brushed interior, offering a luxurious feel as well as the compression support needed for medium and high-impact activities. They also boast a three-layer waistband with a mesh inner lining, which not only streamlines your silhouette but also provides the support needed for your most intense workouts. The joggers are mid-rise, sitting below the natural waist for a flattering and comfortable fit.
Available in sizes XXS-3XL and offered in regular, tall, and petite lengths, the Rainier Jogger runs true to size. Choose from colors like black, Dark Lapis Blue, Granite Blue, and Spiced Cabernet (maroon).
Review: “My new favorite winter essential! Comfortable and warm for a long hike or bike ride at around 43 deg. temp. Fit is similar to trekkies. I can wear them all winter long and most definitely will get another pair.” – Anonymous (reviewed on athleta.gap.com)