Racerback Bras are Extremely Versatile, so Anyone can Wear Them

What is a Racerback Bra?

If you love funky tank tops, crossover shirts, and y-style tops - a racerback bra may be perfect for you! Or if you're the type of woman who has trouble with bra straps slipping off your shoulders, a racerback bra can prevent this endless frustration. Is a racerback bra right for you?

A racerback bra refers to the way the back of the bra is designed.

In a racerback style, There's generally a central strap that comes up from the center back of the bra, and then splits into a Y or V shape between the shoulder blades to cross over the shoulder on either side of the neck. The size of the shoulder cutouts may vary depending on the bra design and purpose.

Who Should Wear a Racerback Bra?

Racerback bras are extremely versatile, so anyone can wear them.

However, racerback bras are most popular with:

  • Women who have narrow or sloping shoulders who often find that bra straps slip; racerback bra designs won't slip
  • Women who love to wear tank tops or racerback style shirts and don't want their bra to show
  • Women who want to wear just a bra for working out; racerback styles are great as workout wear

We've got a variety of racerback bra styles, so you can find the level of coverage and support you need for any body type - so There's really no-one who can't wear a racerback style.

When to Wear a Racerback Bra?

Racerback bras are primarily sports bra designs, which makes them great for hot weather and working out.

However, some of our racerback bra designs are also everyday bras, so with this variety of styles, racerback bras are great for:

  • Under a tank top
  • With a y-style or crossover shirt
  • When working out
  • At work or everyday

There's really no time when it's inappropriate to wear a racerback bra, except:

  • With shirts, tops or dresses where the band or straps would show

Keep in mind that not all racerback styles are the same, though. If you've got a shirt with a narrow racerback, you may find some racerback styles are too wide and would show through the shoulder cutouts. Look for a racerback style that is appropriate to wear with your specific shirt or dress design.

Shop Our Favorite Racerback Bras

Take a look at a few of our favorite racerback bra brands:
Bendon Racerback Bras Champion Racerback Bras Freya Racerback Bras Glamorise Racerback Bras Grenier Racerback Bras Le Mystere Racerback Bras Leading Lady Racerback Bras Moving Comfort Racerback Bras Pure Lime Racerback Bras Rhonda Shear Racerback Bras Shock Absorber Racerback Bras Valmont Racerback Bras

Or browse our entire racerback bra selection to find the perfect racerback bra for working out, wearing to work or everyday wear!

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