While regular sportswear is easy to find both in-store and online, not every shop carries sports hijabs. Still, Muslimahs who are looking to shop for this product in particular can check out these Top 10 Hijab Activewear Brands in Malaysia!
Before it became Olloum as they are known today, it started out as Love to Dress back in 2013. They specialise in trendy ready-to-wear garments for Muslimahs and among their products includes the activewear collection. Just like how their dresses are made with utmost comfort and functionality in mind, they apply the same principle to their activewear. Here, you can find performance instant scarves, active tops and pants designed for swimming, yoga and athleisure. Not only do their activewear feels lightweight and stretchable but also utilises dry-fast fabric material to help wick away perspiration efficiently during a workout.
Nashata, which means “active” in Arabic, sells mainly Muslimah activewear since its establishment in 2013. They have a wide range of products available, namely Aqua Hijab — a sportswear hijab made from polyester microfibre and spandex that is both durable and comfortable to wear. The hijab is particularly suitable for Muslimahs active in swimming and other water-based sports. Some other activewear products you can find at Nashata include long-sleeve/sleeveless bodysuits, high-waisted compression pants and athleisure tops. For peace of mind, they even offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee if you are not satisfied with their product.
A modest fashion brand that has been around since 2010, FashionValet houses varieties of stylish Muslimah-friendly clothes. One of their collections includes activewear, where they stock various items such as running hijabs, regular-fit yoga pants and zipped cuff running tops. They also sell other products like windbreaker jackets and high-rise flare pants. And best of all, they use fabrics that are cooling, stretchable and breathable for added comfort.
4) Decathlon Malaysia
The French sporting goods giant Decathlon is no stranger among many Malaysians who shop for affordable sports apparel and equipment. While Decathlon does not focus mainly on Muslimah-friendly activewear, they do include running hijabs in their collection. Made from breathable and moisture-wicking material, Decathlon’s range of running hijabs are lightweight and comfortable enough to wear even for long hours.
Combining functionality and comfort, ZUCYLUCY has a wide range of modest activewear under a single platform. Among them includes their Air Jogger Pants made from nylon and spandex for better stretchability, coming with twin pockets as well. You can also find other products like full-body swimsuits, ultra-stretchable performance inners and breathable sports pants. And if you are looking for a top, they have long-sleeve sports tees made with mesh fabric to keep you cool during your workout.
Looking for quality sports hijabs? You might want to check out Raqtive, where their collection is specially designed with comfort in mind. They use different fabrics like microfibre and 100% polyester for better moisture-wicking properties. Other than sports hijabs, Raqtive also sells various activewear like performance tops, raglan tops, jerseys and microfibre spandex pants.
POPLOOK’s history goes way back to 2009 and their humble beginnings have since expanded into various stores in Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya. You can also shop conveniently via POPLOOK’s online store, where they have different types of modest activewear available. This includes the likes of affordably-priced knitted jogger pants as well as swimming tops and pants.
8) NUSAR Sports
One of the main advantages of NUSAR Sports’ range of activewear is their Nuactive fabric technology. Not only they are lightweight and comfortable but breathable and stretchable as well. Even their sports hijabs are designed with safety in mind, where they include 3M Scotchlite Reflective material. And they happen to be the only sports hijab in the world partnering with 3M. Apart from sports hijabs, they also sell sport tubes, quick-dry t-shirts and sport sleeves.
9) Sports Hijab by Nurd
Nurd understands that wearing a hijab during a workout can be uncomfortable due to the excessive fabric. Fortunately, their sports hijab uses lightweight and breathable fabric that wicks away perspiration regardless of casual or intense exercises. And since their sports hijab is made as ready-to-wear, it takes little time to put it on while the reflective gear logo makes it safer for those who exercise at night.
10) Ryada Activewear
Ryada Activewear makes modest sportswear that is stylish and made from high-quality materials. Their sports hijabs utilise breathable fabric to keep you cool and comfortable and they also dry quickly, thanks to the moisture-wicking technology. They also have other products such as skirt pants, performance shirts and pants available in different colours.
The compilation of this list was made from accumulation of Public Votes at TallyPress.com.