Test: The Australian brand 2XU is known to many athletes and especially triathletes. In addition to the functional sports clothing and wetsuits they developed, 2XU is now also known for their compression sportswear. Thanks to the use of innovative high-tech fibres, durable materials and intelligent design, clothing from Down Under helps you feel more productive.
For active endurance athletes, the 2XU tri bra an interesting option when it comes to choosing the perfect sports bra. And as a triathlete, you'll be happy to have a bra that, thanks to good breathability and quick-drying material, is suitable for both cycling and swimming.
equipment and practice
It also provides support for other sports, such as running tri bra through the so-called High Impact Inner Support and thanks to the flexibly adjustable underbust band, a firm hold is guaranteed. The X Back with the height-adjustable hooks on the back helps to optimally adjust the carrying position to the female anatomy and to ensure optimal freedom of movement when swimming. Other features include the anti-slip straps sensor meshpad and the two length-adjustable hooks on the side.
Unfortunately, the material composition of 56 percent polyester, 34 percent nylon and 10 percent elastane also means that the bra feels quite stiff on the skin. In addition, putting on and taking off is a bit uncomfortable if you don't want to open and close the hooks every time - especially since the tri bra can sit very tight thanks to the individual settings.
If you don't want an off-the-shelf bra, but are looking for a bra that you can customize for the most part for sporting activities, especially in the triathlon area, the 2XU is the place for you tri bra at the right address. The previously unique adjustment technology also justifies the respectable price of 69,90 euros. You can choose between 2 models, black or white is possible.
- Anti-slip straps with sensor mesh
- quick-drying materials
- Adjustability, but must be readjusted when tightening again
price and web
- 69,90 Euros