Bras that support, whatever the sport.
Want to know why you should follow this guide?
We've got news for you. Your boobs, they're calling out for the right bra. It's nothing personal, this is science. No matter whether you're an A or E cup, without the right support and perfect fit let's just say gravity will take effect.
When you move, motion causes the boobs to bounce in a 3-D motion, which without a supportive sports bra can cause the Cooper's ligaments to stretch irreversibly. The Cooper's ligaments are a band of elastic tissue that support the boobs and keep them upright ensuring perky puppies. So if you don't have the right bra for your activity, these ligaments will stretch causing tissue damage, and this never goes back.
STOP THE DROP
Well, meet Cooper's Ligaments.
You can wear every style because unlike bustier ladies you don't have to worry about serious supportive technology.
But don't be fooled, the Cooper's ligaments in the breast will still stretch without the right support, so no spinning in yoga bras.
Small boobs means plenty of bra choices, lucky you.
BUT if you want to keep these knockers pert and perky, you need the right support for the level of impact you are doing.
Once your Cooper's ligaments stretch they'll never go back to their former glory, so stop the drop whilst you still can.
You have a great cup size and plenty of bra choices, congrats.
This gentle tissue supports your breasts and needs the right bra to prevent any irreversible stretching.
So however great your boobs are, you need the right level of support. Any prolonged bouncing or movement of the breasts will cause permanent damage that NEVER goes back.
Invest in sufficient structure to stop the drop.
Have you heard of Cooper's ligaments?
We strongly recommend that you're super careful in protecting these babies and keep them supported at all times. Sadly this means no to flimsy, light support bras
Your ladies need only high impact support to prevent the Cooper's ligaments from stretching to no point of return.
Compliments! How fabulous to have a chest of this magnificence.
Wear what you likeâ€¦ you lucky thing.
You can get away with pretty, strappy bras with minimal support.
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However, if there is any jiggle you need to switch it up to a medium support style. Take care, you don't want to stretch those ligaments.
You can get away with wearing a beautiful light support bra.
They don't have the support to stop bouncing and prevent ligaments stretching.
But don't worry, there are plenty of medium support bras in pretty colours that you can wear for these activities.
You can't have everything in life and those light support bras are not for you.
Seriously? Put that bra down.
Choose a medium support bra to minimise any boob bounce and dreaded ligament stretch.
Take your pick of colours and strappy backs, you'll struggle to choose just one.
Stop the drop...
For you B/C cuppers, make sure the band is tight and snug as it provides up to 80% of your support. If you're unsure try our fit guide for extra help.
Prevent those boobs from heading south by wearing the right level of support.
So for these activities we absolutely recommend you wear a high support bra.
There is no point in risking permanent damage to your breast ligaments, be smart, wear high-impact support.
You don't want pendulums.
They deserve full support at all times so a highly supportive style is best to prevent any permanent damage to your ligaments.
No one wants spaniels ears.
We don't recommend a medium support bra for your fantastic breasts.
Trust us they may be small, but if you don't want deflated balloons make sure you get a high-support bra - we're just trying to stop the drop.
Don't think you need me?
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Just because they're pert now, doesn't mean they won't turn into spaniels ears without the right support.
The wrong bra means your ligaments will still stretch, and once they go they never come back.
No excuses, you still need to wear a high support bra to prevent bounce.
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You must support your breasts to prevent any permanent damage to the ligaments.
Choose a supportive, comfortable and powerful bra. Making sure the underband is snug and the cup supportive.
Checkout our fit guide if unsure on fit.
Don't let your boobs turn into waist warmers.
Designed to support those assets and ensure no jiggle, whatever your workout.
Make sure the underband is snug, the straps comfortable and no spillage over the sides - it's time to stop the drop.
Say hello to your new best friend
We can't support those boobs if you don't complete the first step.
Go back a step to select your cup size
When trying on your bra for the first time, fasten on the loosest hook as your bra will stretch over time.
It should give a snug fit around the neck and underarm edges without being too tight or gaping.
The breast should be well enclosed within the cup without bulging out over the top and not gaping at the top or sides.
Straps at the shoulders should feel comfortable and not dig into the body.
Back straps should be able to be loosened or tightened as necessary for comfort and support.
The fit should be quite firm around the body as 80% of the support comes from the underband.
Ideal for medium impact exercise up to cup size C or low impact
exercises for up to cup size E
Ideal for moderate to high impact exercise for all cup sizes
Gives support by pressing the breasts against the chest to reduce
movement and bounce
Separately supports and shapes the breast with use of seams
A combination of compression and encapsulation support
Tends to be in the style of a crop top with a racer back
Tends to be in the shape of a more â€˜traditional' looking bra
Tends to look like a â€˜2 in 1', encapsulation on the inside and
crop top on the outside
All Sweaty Betty bras have been designed and engineered to give maximum support whatever the sport. We fit our bras specifically so you can wear the same size as your regular bra.
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