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What are the best compression shorts made of?

A combination of materials that allow your skin to breathe, that wick away moisture, and maintain compresison make the best short. Common materials include Lyrca, Nylon, Polyester and Spandex. Your sport and environmental conditions will determine which blends are right for you.

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