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INCREDIBLE support. It is designed to carry your bust properly without mashing you flat and putting the weight on your shoulder straps. Take advantage of the free return policy if you find it on these Glamorise sport bras and find the size that fits you right. The material isn't stretchy, so proper fit is key. They are awesome if you are wearing one that fits you correctly. They don't have a lot of give, but they have major support for even larger busts (38G here). It is comfortable enough to wear all day and not feel like you have to tear it off when you are done (first time I've ever had that in a bra). The only thing that I wish I could change is the high neckline, which is necessary to the kind of support it provides. I just wish I could have that support and not have it show under a V-neck shirt. I've been wearing these bras for 3 months now almost every day and I love them. So far the only wear & tear is some pilling along the underarm edge. I usually wash them on Delicate in a lingerie bag and let them hang dry.
Ordered this bra because of the great price-point. I have two Glamorise sports bras already. One, purchased in my regular size a few years ago, is workable, even though I've gotten larger, but I needed another bra in the rotation. So, about 2 months ago, I purchased another Glamorise in the same size - that left me with my old 'full-figure sports bra" style 1006 (http://www.amazon.com/Glamorise-Womens-Full-Figure-Sports-1006/dp/B000VK9ZJG) and the new 'Double layer Custom-Control' sports bra (http://www.amazon.com/Glamorise-Womens-Double-Layer-Custom-Control-Sport/dp/B00553XFN6/ref=cts_ap_2_fbt). The new Custom-Control bra was not wearable, as it was way too small, so when I ordered this bra, I ordered up a full back size with the same cup size. It fits perfectly, but I kind of wish that I had ordered down a cup size because it is rated as less supportive than the other bras, and I think that if I had ordered a cup size down, it would help with the bounce. That's not to say that this isn't a supportive bra - it is, and it drastically reduces bounce and serves my purposes with perhaps the exception that I could use a bit more support for jumping jacks. Again, I knew when I ordered it that it wasn't Glamorise's most supportive sports bra, but I couldn't resist the low price given that I hope not to be in this size too much longer. I will say that others' complaints about heat and sweating are accurate, but isn't that the case with most sports bras?
Bottom line - for more active sports and a more breathable fit, I would go with style #1006 instead. For extreme support, I would go with the double-layer custom control bra. Consider purchasing up a band size and down a cup size from your ideal fit street bra.
BY FAR my favorite sports bra. It fits more like a real bra - I even wear it as such. It rises high up the chest and has very little stretch which is good. Bras for big boob girls shouldn’t stretch too much. This breathes well, washes and dries like a dream and keeps everything in place but not squished together. I ordered more because I love it so much. If you’re a 34B, you might not need this. If you’re a 38G, this is the way to go.
AMAZING support for larger-chested people. The fact that I don't notice my breasts while working out in this bad boy makes it an A+ in my book. Everything stays in place perfectly, something I did not fully comprehend until this bra was in the wash and I had to use an old one -- the back pain from being on the elliptical in a less supportive sports bra was enough to make me cut my workout short for the night. I've already recommended the bra to several of my large-chested friends, and one has already bought it herself and uses it as her everyday bra. Fits very well (appropriately snug), no ride-up and no wires. Material is soft and breathable and the bra is machine-washable. Very, very good sports bra for the price. The most intense exercise I have performed while wearing the bra is the elliptical at a moderate-high rate of speed, so I would recommend this bra for higher-impact activities.
I really like the way the bra fits. It helps when working out. The "No Bounce" is perfect. I have ordered these bras before and have recommended them to my friends. However, I always caution them to order a size larger for the band size.