Whether you're pounding the pavement or sweating it out at the gym, the 2XU ¾ Compression Tights gives you the backing you need to excel. This athletic wear ensures graduated compression support for greater protection to your abductors, glutes, quads, and hamstrings and improved blood circulation. LYCRA® blend fabric offers certified gradient compression. It also improves muscle alignment for increased power and endurance and reduces DOMS for less muscle swelling and soreness. Flatlock seams reduce chafing and a drawstring waistband ensures a secure fit. The moisture wicking and antibacterial properties of this tight keep you dry and fresh, and the UPF 50+ rating keeps you protected against harmful UV rays.