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Shop our favourite leggings with pockets AKA the best thing to happen to activewear

Women can't resist pockets...

How many times have you had someone compliment your outfit, only to respond with, “It has pockets!”? 

Well now, no longer is that euphoric feeling restricted to your everyday wardrobe. Leggings with pockets are here and they’re changing the activewear game. 

The invention of leggings with pockets has truly freed us up as we go about our day. No more do we have to juggle with our keys, phone, coffee, lip balm, credit card and more (although women are exceptionally good at holding everything). 

With all of the form of your favourite workout tights, with the added function of hands-free activity, a pair of leggings with pockets is a must-have for your activewear wardrobe. 

Read on to find our favourite legging options to shop, and watch as a whole new world of hands-free freedom opens up. 

2024’s top leggings with pockets to shop in Australia

  1. Running 7/8 length tights, $159.99, Active Truth
  2. The Yoga Pants, $89.95, Bambine Body
  3. Nike Go Firm-support leggings, $130, Nike

The best leggings with pockets to shop in 2024

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Running 7/8 length tights 

from $159.99 at Active Truth

These supportive and comfortable leggings are perfect for running or any other workout. The eight-way stretch fabric moves with you, and the 7/8 length hits right at the shin for a flattering line. It also has more pockets than one person could possibly ask for! 

Key features:

  • Squat Proof
  • Two side pockets
  • Available in sizes S-3XL

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The Yoga Pants

from $89.95 at Bambine Body

Opt for a different silhouette with these stretchy high-waisted yoga pants made with a soft, breathable fabric that will keep you comfortable and dry during your workout. The supportive compression fit and second skin stretch fabric will help you move freely and look your best.

Key features:

  • High Waisted
  • Flattering Flare Shape
  • Available in sizes S-L

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Nike Go Firm-support leggings

from $130 at Nike

The extra-wide waistband helps to reduce rolling, pinching, and sliding, and the six (yes six) pockets provide ample storage for your essentials.

Key features:

  • Full Length
  • High Waisted
  • Available in sizes XS-XL

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rockwear leggings
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Rockwear Luxesoft pocket full-length tights

from $79.99 at THE ICONIC

If you want to keep it classic, these chic and timeless black leggings are the option to shop. Longline, which is super flattering on the legs, and armed with multiple pockets – you can’t go wrong. 

Key features:

  • Full Length
  • Leg Pocket
  • Available in sizes 6-18

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red leggings pockets tights
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Circuit recycled pocket ankle biter leggings

from $50 (usually $130) at Lorna Jane

These red-hot leggings are perfect for high-intensity workouts thanks to their squat-proof and core-engaging material, complete with side pockets and mesh panelling. 

Key features:

  • Side phone pickets
  • Matte finish
  • Available in sizes XXS-XXL

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lululemon leggings with pockets

lululemon Align High-Rise Pant with Pockets 25″

from $149 at lululemon

Powered by Nulu fabric, this version of Lululemon Align pants still feels weightless and buttery-soft, with added pockets for essentials.

Key features:

  • Side drop-in pockets
  • Above ankle length 
  • Available in sizes 4-20

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under armour leggings with pockets

Women’s HeatGear No-Slip Waistband Full-Length Leggings

from $60 at Under Armour

Made from UA’s original performance baselayer, HeatGear, these leggings are extra comfortable by wicking sweat and stretching so you can move no matter what.

Key features:

  • Side drop-in pockets
  • 4-way stretch material 
  • Available in sizes XS-XXL

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