Men's Gym Shorts

Men’s Workout Shorts & Sports Shorts

A summertime staple and winter workout essential - a pair of men’s gym shorts are at the core of any man’s gym 'fit. We have a versatile range of men’s workout shorts that can be worn both in and out of the gym, on days you want to work out and on those well-deserved rest days. You can trust that our men’s gym shorts offer the comfort, breathability, and style you've come to know and love with Gymshark's workout wear.

Gymshark Men’s Gym Shorts

In a range of sizes, weights and materials, our collection of men's gym shorts and men’s sport shorts offers a variety of styles that you can tailor to your training. From 3 inch shorts to 7 inch shorts, jogger shorts to running shorts, 2 in 1 shorts to base layer shorts, slim fit shorts to short shorts and everything in between.

Styling Men’s Gym Shorts

Pair your sports shorts with your favourite gym top or tank. Layer with a hoodie or sweatshirt for a complete ‘fit. On cooler days or chill out days, swap out your gym shorts for a pair of sweatpants.

What type of shorts should I wear to the gym?

It’s important to wear gym shorts or sport shorts for workouts and exercise. Regular shorts should not be worn. They won’t be made from the right materials and won’t be the right fit. Gym shorts have been designed specifically for the gym and working out. Workout shorts are made from breathable, lightweight, sweat-wicking materials and are crafted to fit your physique to help enhance your workout.

Are 2 in 1 shorts good for the gym?

2 in 1 shorts are a great option for those who are active in and out of the gym. They look stylish and have performance benefits, such as sweat-wicking tech and durable materials.

How short are gym shorts supposed to be?

Gym shorts and sports shorts come in a range of different lengths. The length you choose will depend on the type of activity you’re doing and personal preference. We have a range of lengths available including 3 inch, 5 Inch and 7 inch.

Should gym shorts be tight?

The fit of your gym shorts and sports shorts is really important. Gym shorts should have a second skin feel that doesn’t distract you from your workout. Sport shorts can have a slightly looser fit, but again can’t be too baggy so they interfere with your activities. Shorts for rest days can be more slack for optimal comfort.