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Top Plus Size Walking Shirts and Tops

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Updated April 06, 2014

Walking tops must move with you, wick away moisture, and keep you comfortable on your walks. I prefer modern technical fabrics that wick away sweat, but some will feel most comfortable in cotton.

1. REI Sport T-Shirt

REI Sport T-Shirt V-Neck
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This shirt features sweat-wicking fabric and a mesh panel in back across the shoulders for extra cooling. I like the v-neck style. It has reflective details and a feminine cut. It comes in sizes 1X-3X.
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2. Dri-Fit Walking Shirts

Walk of Life Dry-Fit V-Neck T-Shirt
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These walking designs come in both unisex and women's cut. The crewneck unisex cut includes XL, 2X and 3X sizes and come in white. The V-neck women's cut includes sizes XL and 2X and designs in either pink or white. The fabric is soft and wicks away sweat.

3. QuikWik Crewneck Tee

QuikWik Crewneck Tee
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Shop Junonia's QuikWik line for sweat-wicking tops in plus sizes. This basic high-performance tee comes in sizes 1X-6X and a variety of colors. The soft, stretchy fabic is comfortable. It wicks away sweat and dries quickly. The fabric has an anti-microbial and odor-resistant finish. It also provides 50+ SPF sun protection.

4. REI Fleet T-Shirt

REI Fleet T-shirt 2014
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This high-tech shirt is made with soft and sweat-wicking polyester/spandex. It has a scoop neck and mesh inserts along the sides to help keep you cool. Reflective details add safety in low light. Flatlock seams help prevent chafing. Available in 1X-3X and a selection of colors.
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5. Junonia Sports Bras

QuikWik Bra Top
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Shop Junonia's line of plus-size sports bras. I like the ones that come in black or a dark color, if it gets too hot, I can take off my shirt without embarrassment. The sweat-wicking fabric will keep you dry. They have bras that provide minimal support and those that have maximum "no bounce" control. Sizes 0X-6X.

6. Enell Sports Bra

Enell Sports Bra
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Enell is one of the favorite sports bras for bustier women who need more control. It won the Plus Size Sports Bra Readers' Choice Award 2011.
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7. Shefit Sport Bra

Shefit Sports Bra
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This bra was designed to be fully customizable, with straps that can be worn in racerback style or over-the-shoulder configuration. Each strap has eight inches of adjustment, and the bottom chest band is also fully adjustable. Yet you won't have to adjust it each time as it has a zip-front closure. You can get just the compression and support you want with the fit you need. It comes in sizes from small to 4Luxe.

8. Moving Comfort Dash T-Shirt

Moving Comfort Dash T-Shirt
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This shirt is made of lightweight DriLayer polyester/spandex for moisture management and to keep you cool and dry. It has lace inserts at your pectoral area for even more cooling. The radial sleeves allow a good range of motion while protecting your shoulders from the sun. The semi-fitted silhouette is feminine. It comes in plus sizes XL, 1X and 2X.

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9. Nike Dri-Fit Miler

Nike Miler Soft Hand Plus Size T-Shirt
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Soft Dri-Fit fabric feels great. The shirt has mesh side panels for more breathability and reflective trim for safety. Comes in plus sizes 1X - 3X.

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10. Champion Spot Comfort Full Support Sports Bra

Champion Spot Comfort Bra
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This sports bra has gel-cushioned adjustable straps. Mesh panels give you extra ventilation while still providing support. It comes in sizes up to 42DDD. It is made of sweat-wicking double dry fabric.

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