The philosophy of Rico Athletics is that even the most technologically advanced athletic apparel should not compromise style or comfort. The pieces are crafted with cutting-edge fabrics, sophisticated cuts, and seamless craft to ensure superior performance. An aeration system and figure-slimming panels provide a superior fit and contour for your shape. Combining bold colors, textures, and prints in elegant silhouettes with body-sculpting construction allows you to feel great while performing at your peak.
Whether you are looking for high-tech activewear for intense workouts or a chic edge to spruce up your casual outfit, we are committed to providing premium products for energetic fitness enthusiasts. Our product line is continuously being improved and expanded as a result.
Founded in Los Angeles, California, our collections are designed for busy lifestyles. At Rico Athletic, attention is paid to the details, using revolutionary engineering and hand-selected materials. Our pieces blend fitness, utility, and style, and we only collaborate with the best manufacturers.
You can wear Rico Athletics however you want, whether you’re working out or just looking to be comfortable. We know you are active, whether you run the trail, practice yoga, or do everything. So why not look great too?
Activewear vs. Sportswear
People who lead an active lifestyle can wear both activewear and sportswear. Sportswear refers to clothing designed specifically for sports, while activewear refers to clothing designed to transition from exercise to casual wear.
Activewear is made of sustainable materials and provides style, comfort, and function. The styles, fabrics, and cuts of parkas, hoodies, pants, and crew neck fleece sweaters can be transitioned from activewear to casual clothing where the clothes fit well in a casual setting where people are mingling. Active people who love spending a lot of time outdoors prefer to wear activewear that keeps them both comfortable, functional, and stylish. There are many types of activewear accessories and footwear available.
Clothing, footwear, and accessories specifically designed for use in sports are known as sportswear. For different sports, it has to have certain characteristics, such as thermal properties, comfort, sustainability, fabric weight, and others. Different materials may be used for swimming clothes. Water-repellent clothes are common. Those with spandex make them stretch with the body; those with thermal qualities keep the athlete’s body warm in cold weather and cool in hot weather. Therefore, the material, style, and flexibility are less varied than in activewear clothing.
Sportswear includes sports gear, trainers, helmets, and body armor for American football players.
There are many types of sportswear, such as polo shirts, leotards, wet suits, sports bras, etc. Sportswear is designed to fit a particular sport along with its protective gear. Sports uniforms are sometimes incorporated into sportswear. Martial arts clothing such as karate is unlike any other clothing.
Essentially, activewear clothes can be worn for exercising and then transitioned into casual wear. Activewear clothes are for both working out and socializing. Then there is sportswear. Each sport requires its type of gear and clothing.