Move over, high ponytail There’s a new hairstyle in the gym now. If you have long hair we know that the pony hardly ever stays in place, plus you have to live with the constant fear that your hair might get stuck somewhere.

To put all your worries to rest, we’ve come up with 5 hairstyles that won’t get in your way while you work out. Wear these to the gym each day of the week we rest on weekends and look smokin’ whether you are matching steps with your Zumba instructor or lifting weights.

Tight high braid
 

Tight high braid

Don’t get distracted by those bangs. Gather all your hair into a high ponytail and make a tight braid. No matter which form of exercise, this style will keep you ready for everything.

Top bun with headband
 

Top bun with headband

This hairstyle works particularly well for yoga sessions. Gather all your hair into a top bun secure it tightly and team it up with a headband to get ready for any challenging Asana that your trainer throws at you.

Pigtail braids
 

Pigtail braids

This school girl pigtail hairstyle is quick and easy to wear. Part your hair at the centre and either make French braids on each side or a normal braid to look gym-ready-yet-stylish.

High donut bun
 

High donut bun

It’s time to ditch that low donut bun and embrace the high bun. This hairstyle can be worn outside the gym as well, pair it with your favourite athleisure wear and you’re ready for any casual occasion.

Segmented or bubble ponytail
 

Segmented or bubble ponytail

You may have seen many celebrities sporting the segmented or bubble ponytail; we think it will look great as a workout hairstyle. Go ahead try it out!