The 12 Best Sports Bras For DD Cups

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Of all the bra types in the world, sports bras are some of the hardest to get right, and that's because they're just plain confusing to buy. It's hard to find the best sports bras for DD cups when most brands smack on a thin layer of stretchy fabric and call it a day. The sizing alone can be tricky, but it's also difficult to determine how much need support, shaping, and compression is enough.

The first thing you need to determine — after your cup size, of course — is how much compression you want in a bra. A low-impact bra for things like yoga and walking will be very different from a high-impact bra meant for running and playing trampoline laser tag (or however else you choose to get your exercise in). For the most support possible, you'll be looking for features like underwire, double layers, thick bands, compression material, and molded cups.

Thankfully, all these features are available in a few select bras on Amazon. Some even have awesome perks like eye-catching designs, Velcro, adjustable straps, and front zippers. Best of all, these supportive bras for big boobs come in DD cups and above, so you can feel totally comfortable and supported while you're giving it your all.


A Full-Coverage Bra With A Supportive Underwire

With a supportive underwire and plenty of coverage, this Wacoal sports bra is a great pick for anyone looking to outfit DD cups. It's designed with a high-spandex blend fabric so it'll hold you in during high-impact activities with zero bounce. (Nearly 5,000 five-star Amazon reviews agree.) The genius combination of floating underwire, two-ply fabric cups, and adjustable shoulder straps will keep you comfortable — no matter how strenuous your workout.

According to one reviewer: “I'm DD and haaate the feeling of not having them supported at all times. This bra is great for workouts but also for lounging in or wearing under casual clothing. No digging, no tugging, you feel nicely cinched in but enjoy a nice supported silhouette at the same time. Recommended!!"

  • Available sizes: 32C — 42DDD
  • Available colors: 18


A Low-Impact Bra That’s Totally Seamless

This low-impact sports bra might not pack the support of others on this list, but it's a perfect fit for yogis everywhere, and is comfortable and seamless for everyday wear. A nylon-spandex blend makes for a supportive and soft design perfect for those low-intensity workouts. You'll get two bras in this pack — a white and a black color — but it comes in a bunch of other styles if you prefer brightly colored bras. While they don't follow an alphanumerical sizing scheme, plenty of reviewers with larger cup sizes rave about the fit and make size recommendations in the reviews section.

According to one reviewer: "I LOVED these bras. I have big boobs & they hold them perfectly & it’s so hard for me to buy a sports bra that actually fits!! 10/10 would definitely buy more!!"

  • Available sizes: Small — X-Large
  • Available colors: 13


A Breathable Mesh Bra That Supports Without An Underwire

Even though it doesn't have any wires, this Glamorise sports bra has tons of features to keep you supported. It has two layers of mesh fabric, seamless inner cups, two-way stretch, and inner bust bands for lift separation. The straps are also specifically designed not to slip. All in all this is a breathable design that can be customized to fit you perfectly — a major win for anyone with larger breasts.

According to one reviewer: “I am a full DD and this bra is great for jogging/running. I have 3 and plan to order another soon for my work-out rotation. Love the colors and that they are available in my size. Usually the pretty colors are only in the smaller sizes. I appreciate the BOLD COLORS!!!"

  • Available sizes: 32B — 46I
  • Available colors: 5


A Double-Lined, High-Impact Sports Bra With Thick Straps

Even though it's thin and wireless, this high-impact sports bra delivers. It utilizes double-lined cups and a full coverage design in order to reduce bounce, maximize support, and prevent spillage. Like other designs on this list, it has a small mesh front that allows for more airflow, and has thick straps that can be adjusted to your needs.

According to one reviewer: "This workout bra has great support. The fit is perfect. I'm a DD and needed extra support. This is the perfect bra for me."

  • Available sizes: 34B — 48G
  • Available colors: 6


A Stretchy Tank With A Built-In Bra That’s Surprisingly Supportive

This strappy yoga tank top has over 35,000 five-star ratings from Amazon shoppers who say it’s one of their best buys, and it has built-in bra that actually works well for larger cup sizes. Made from a buttery soft nylon-spandex blend, it has a cropped length that hits just above the natural waist, and comes in tons of colors. This top is designed for lower-impact workouts like yoga and Pilates, but it’s also great as a casual top or layering piece. Be sure to take note of the size chart, which specifies the size you should purchase depending on your cup size.

According to one reviewer: “I’m a 32DD/34D, and the L fit perfectly. It’s comfy and supportive, but certainly not supportive enough to wear on a run. I would wear this for yoga/strength training workouts, but not HIIT or running in which you’re jumping/jostling around a lot. Also good for sleeping in if you want a little bit of support but don’t want to feel like you’re wearing a bra.”

  • Available sizes: Small — XX-Large
  • Available colors: 21


A Compression Sports Bra That’s Stretchy & Breathable

This popular sports bra has one of the highest spandex blends on this list, so it'll support and hold you in. Like others on this list, this sports bra has a mesh panel on the front to keep you cool while you work out. But, the standout feature of this bra are the gel-infused straps, which are super comfortable, won't dig into your skin, and will help you stay cool. Over 12,000 Amazon reviewers have weighed in on this fan-favorite bra.

According to one reviewer: "Excellent. I have DD chest and this is the first bra that lets me run (doing 5K races) without any pain, chafing, or discomfort of any kind. Keeps the girls in place the whole time. Have used this for over a year with no wear & tear issues. I machine wash and lay flat to dry and it's held its shape perfectly. Strongly recommend."

  • Available sizes: 34C — 42DDD
  • Available colors: 19


A Front-Closure Bra In An Affordable 2-Pack

A front-closure sports bra like this one is great for so many reasons. For one, it’s easy to put on and take off, especially if you have any shoulder or neck pain. They also give you total control over your cleavage, since you can zip the front up and down as you see fit. This two-pack of sports bras is among the most affordable deals on this list, and comes backed by over 20,000 rave reviews. While the sizing isn't traditional alphanumerical, the corresponding sizes are listed in the size chart, making it easy to find the perfect bra for your DDs.

According to one reviewer: "Traditional sports bras, while comfy, are a lot of trouble to get on and off. Love the zippers... love love love them! These wash well, and fit as sized. I got some for a gift and ordered more!"

  • Available sizes: Medium — 3X-Large
  • Available colors: 17


A Hook & Eye Closure Bra From A Luxury Lingerie Brand

Molded foam cups and reliable straps keep you in the Natori Power yogi bra during exercise. Unlike most sports bras, it uses a hook-and-eye closure and has convertible straps that you can turn into a racerback for more support. This bra has an underwire for even more support and a structured yet comfortable fit. It also comes in 17 gorgeous colors. This sports bra is on the pricier side, but hundreds of Amazon reviewers rave about this pick — and it hails from a cult-favorite luxury lingerie brand, so you know the quality is unparalleled.

According to one reviewer: "This bra is high impact support with the comfort of a low impact bra. It's easy to get on and off and very adjustable. It doesn't smell like sweat even after multiple wears. I am 32 DD & have worn it running and to dance classes and it has plenty of support for both. Very comfortable bra...I highly recommend it."

  • Available sizes: 32A — 40G
  • Available colors: 17


A Wildly Popular 2-Pack Of Racerback Sports Bras

Thank goodness these sports bras come in a set of two (or five), because they might be all you wear from now on. One reviewer even says they're "the perfect substitute" for a real bra when you just can't be bothered. They use stretchy, breathable material, carefully constructed cups, and wide racerback straps to keep everything supported. These bras have earned over 37,000 five-star reviews and ratings.

According to one reviewer: "These are so comfortable and supportive. I am a DD so it is hard to find sports bras that are supportive enough. These did the trick and at that price they are a steal!"

  • Available sizes: Small — 3X-Large
  • Available colors: 9


A Low-Impact Sports Bra With A Low Neckline

For laid-back exercises like yoga or walking, there's this low-impact sports bra. Its convertible back design gives you the option to customize to your comfort, and it has an underwire for added support. This sports bra does have a lower neckline, but reviewers say you don't have to sacrifice support for the style.

According to one reviewer: "I love this bra. I'm a 36DD, and I ordered a 36DD fits perfect. I feel secure and well pulled in, secure, during yoga and hiking. It's not a running bra, but it's still fairly secure. I like that I can get in and out of it with ease, even when sweaty."

  • Available sizes: 34B — 38B


A Seamless Bra For Lounging & Yoga

Busty people also deserve super comfy sports bras, so if you want to feel like you’re not even wearing a bra for low-impact workouts (think: yoga, foam rolling, or long walks), this seamless sports bralette is a great pick. Jockey’s modern micro fabric feels smooth and velvety against the skin, and it’s particularly great for keeping you cool in warmer weather. It has a pullover style with a scoop neck in the front as well as a scoop back, and it hits just under the natural bust.

According to one reviewer: “I bought this primarily because I wanted to wear it under a sweater that my bra strap would show, so it would look more like a tank showing rather than a bra. I'm busty (D or DD) so I was afraid it wouldn't work for me. It does! This bra is so comfortable that now I just want to wear it all the time and will have to order more colors.”

  • Available sizes: Small — 2X
  • Available colors: 15


A Defining & Separating Sports Bra For High-Impact Workouts

Instead of bulky padding, this affordable high-impact sports bra uses controlled stretch to stabilize your chest without limiting your range of motion. It also has breathable mesh sides and a keyhole back to keep you cool while you work out. While this doesn't have as much stretch as other bras on this list, the sturdy adjustable straps allow you to customize the fit so you can get extra support.

According to one reviewer: "Perfect replacement for my favorite (discontinued) Champion Powerback bra. I'm a DD and a I wear this for running and tennis and it has great support. Favorite sports bra, and I've tried them all!"

  • Available sizes: 34DD — 38DD
  • Available colors: 3

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