20 Athleisure Essentials For Health Goth Goals

Even goths get their sweat on

Summer is a tough season for those of us who exclusively wear black. Black absorbs the sun’s rays, however, we’d rather suffer than give in to lighter colors. Luckily, many brands create clothing that is designed to allow your body to breathe even during a strenuous workout.

Athleisure continues to be one of the biggest fashion trends, thanks to the streetwear movement. Even the goth community has bought into the craze, giving rise to the health goth aesthetic. In case you’re not already in the know, health goth is a look consisting of mostly black athleticwear—typically including details such as leather, mesh or lacing. Many brands support this look, including mainstream athletic wear empires like Nike and Adidas.

In honor of all the health goths breaking a sweat out there, we’ve put together some of our top athleisure wardrobe essentials. From sneakers to leggings to sports bras, we’ve got you covered from head to toe. Take a look at our picks in the gallery below, then let us know your favorite workout in the comments section on social media.


Buffalo CLD Chai Sneaker in Black

Nike Air Force 1 ’07 in Black

Adidas Stan Smith Shoes

Adidas NMD_R1 Shoes

Fila Disruptor II Diamante


Nike Sportswear Club Swoosh Leggings

Year of Ours Football Ribbed Lace-up Legging

Adidas Tiro 19 Training Pants

Nike One Women’s 7″ Shorts

Nike Icon Clash Women’s Running Shorts

Tops and Bras

Girlfriend Collective Paloma Bra

Aerie Real Free Mesh Tank Bralette

Adidas Allover Print Crop Top

Puma Studio Lace Women’s Strappy Bra

Spiritual Gangster Amor Crop Top


Akomplice Wrong Amazon Black Bucket Hat

Ray-Ban State Street Glasses

A-Lab OK Boomer Black Strapback Hat

Ray-Ban Blaze Round Glasses

Adidas Originals Webbing Black Bucket Hat