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The Pockito Bra is named in Triathlete Magazine Best Sports Bra List!

June 2022

 

"Wait, a super stylish, supportive, AND functional sports bra?..." READ MORE

 

The Hi Twenty Bra is named in I Run Far Magazine Best Sports Bras List for 2022!

June 2022

 

"If a supportive, no-fuss style is what you are seeking, look no further than the Oiselle Hi Twenty Bra..." READ MORE

 

The Benjamina Joggers are named in Outsdie Magazine 2022 Gear Guide!

May 2022

 

"The wide flat waistband sits comfortably without pinching, and jeans-style front pockets add around-town functionality for after your run..." READ MORE


 

The Queen Bra is named in Outside Magazine 2022 Gear Guide!

May 2022

 

"One DD tester routinely wore this bra for her morning runs and then went right to her home office without changing—it’s that comfortable..."READ MORE


 

Elite Runner Kara Goucher on Clean Sport, the PACE App and U.S. Women's Soccer

JANUARY, 2022

 

"Sports have the ability to bring people together in a way nothing else can. Sports are not without their massive problems, but the way they can bring a community together and make people invest in others—it’s a beautiful thing..."READ MORE


 

A Running Brand for Women, by Women: The Flight of Oiselle

JANUARY, 2022

 

"Women's running brand Oiselle—pronounced wah-ZELLE—was founded in 2007 stemming from a combination leap of faith and solution to a problem. At the time, there was a lack of running apparel on the market designed specifically with women in mind. Sally Bergesen set out to change that..."READ MORE


 

Meet Our 2022 Power Women of the Year

JANUARY, 2022

"From athletes to advocates, business leaders to community voices, these 15 women are reshaping the running industry for the better—and we can’t wait to watch the impact they make in the new year..." READ MORE

 


 

Oiselle Running Apparel Review

JANUARY, 2022

"Fellow female gear tester Annie Behrend and I have enjoyed testing several items from Oiselle’s current offerings that facilitate hard efforts but also flow through to the rest of my day. Our weather has offered all four seasons the past few months, so we can attest to the high-performing qualities of the following pieces..." READ MORE

 


 

Q&A Running into the New Year with Oiselle

JANUARY, 2022

"Insider Intelligence spoke with Sally Bergesen, founder and CEO of Oiselle, a women’s running apparel brand that was started to create better performing athleticwear for professional and everyday runners. Oiselle supports elite runners, signing Lauren Fleshman in 2013, and since then expanded the team to a diverse set of athletes." READ MORE

 


 

New Year's Resolutioners, Consider Physical Activity as a way to Enhance Mental

JANUARY, 2022

"With the clean slate of a new year, many have set, or are thinking about setting, New Year’s resolutions that involve tackling physical and mental health. If you’re in that crowd, Seattle-based community organizer Alison Mariella Désir wants you to consider physical activity as a way to improve your mental health." READ MORE

 


 

How Oiselle's President Creates Space for Mental Health

DECEMBER, 2021

"Atsuko Tamura learned the value of movement from a young age and it's what has kept her going as an industry leader." READ MORE

 


 

Oiselle's Lauren Fleshman on Advocating for Women in a Sports System Built for Men

DECEMBER, 2021

"Lauren Fleshman has spent the last 25 years dedicated to elite sport, standing on top of national and international podiums on the track and field circuit after a Hall of Fame career at Stanford, where she studied women's health and athletic performance." READ MORE

 


Holiday Gift Guide 2021: Best Gifts for Friends, Family and More

DECEMBER, 2021

"It’s no secret holiday shopping can be overwhelming! In fact, we bet you wish someone would just hand you a list of the perfect gifts to buy for your friends, family, coworkers and beyond, huh? Enter: Life & Style‘s ultimate 2021 holiday gift guide." READ MORE

 


 

Oiselle's Alison Désir on the Wage Gap in Sports and History of the NYC Marathon

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"Named by Women's Running as one of the "Power Women of 2021," Alison Mariella Désir is an endurance athlete, activist and mental health advocate. Alison is the founder of Harlem Run, Run 4 All Women and co-chair of Running Industry Diversity Coalition." READ MORE

 


 

Wool Performance, Functionality, and Products

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"Materials matter, especially when using them for performance purposes. Functionality is king, as it determines your comfort, security, and overall enjoyment while recreating.

Wool is considered one of the best performance materials on the market, as its functionality second to none. Let’s go through what makes wool a go-to material for your outdoor adventures." READ MORE

 


 

2021 Winter Training Clothing Roundup

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"As the days get shorter and the nights get longer (and the temperatures dip while the weather gets more temperamental), it makes sense that you need to not only adapt your training, but your training gear as well." READ MORE

 


 

&Mother and Oiselle Set New Gold Standard for Gender Equity in Sports

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"The Partners publicly release model sponsorship contract provisions for pregnancy and parental leave for professional athletes" READ MORE

 


 

Oiselle Winter Running Gear

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"Need a holiday gift idea? Oiselle has the athletes in your life covered with an unbelievable release of winter weather running gear. Oiselle has always kept our Chicago runners looking good but this new line will keep you feeling good as well." READ MORE

 


 

20 Gifts for the PNW Outdoor Fanatic in All of Us

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"DOES EVERYONE HERE HIKE or does it just look that way on Tinder? Regardless, Washington’s more than earned its reputation as an outdoor-lover’s paradise." READ MORE

 


 

Jet Set: Neutrals on Neutrals

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"From a leather jewelry case and camel-colored jacket to a stylish makeup organizer and elevated hiking sneakers, here are the travel pieces we're loving and coveting right now." READ MORE

 


 

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: The Best Gifts for Commuters, Bikepackers, Road Cyclists, & More

NOVEMBER, 2021

"Tis the season! If you’re looking for the perfect gift for your two-wheeling loving friend, then you’ve come to the right place. Below are my hand-picked gift recommendations for the cyclist in your life for things they actually want and will use, including mountain bikers, bikepackers, road cyclists, commuters, home mechanics, kids and more." READ MORE

 


 

9 Marathon Training Tips That Can Help You Conquer Your First Race

NOVEMBER, 2021

"There’s something that feels a little superhuman about staring down 26.2 miles: a race so long, anything greater is bestowed the moniker “ultra.” Marathons maintain a kind of mythic status when it comes to races—plenty of seasoned runners never have the desire to run one. And it’s not hard to understand why." READ MORE

 


 

Advocate Alison Mariella Désir Launches Street Style Collection with Oiselle

NOVEMBER, 2021

"Oiselle, a by woman for woman athletic apparel company, partners with Alison Mariella Désir, an activist and founder of Harlem Run, on a three-piece collection inspired by Harlem street style. The AMD Collection features a boxy tee, long sleeve, and lounge pants." READ MORE

 


17 Gifts for Women Who Trail Run

NOVEMBER, 2021

"Everyone with a feminine figure knows the woes of trying to find the right fitting pants. You wear a size six in one, four in a second brand, and an eight in another. No fun at all!

Thankfully, buying trail running gear isn’t quite so frustrating, thanks to gear that is specifically designed for female bodies; it’s 2021, no longer the era of “pink it and shrink it,” thank goodness." READ MORE

 


46 Best Gifts for Runners to Help Them Reach a New PR

NOVEMBER, 2021

"Every runner has their own particular needs and running gear preferences, so we asked runners from across the country what running gifts they've received in the past and loved, or what they would like to receive this year." READ MORE

 


Gear of the Year: All the Products We're Raving About in 2021

NOVEMBER, 2021

"On these pages are the 28 products that upped our running game this year, or just brought us joy during these uncertain times. Nonrunners may not understand our glee over finding the right pair of shoes or splurging on a smartwatch with long-lasting battery life. " READ MORE

 


 

Women Run the Vote Relay Raises $111,000 in Second Annual Event

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"The Women Run the Vote Virtual Relay, co-sponsored by Oiselle and Run 4 All Women, raised $111,000 for three organizations whose work focuses on environmental justice and indigenous sovereignty." READ MORE

 


Best Women's Running Shirts of 2022

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"When it comes to painstakingly picking out running gear, the lowly t-shirt often gets overlooked. And look, we get it. You can get away with running in any old cotton tee with far fewer consequences than hitting the trails in a pair of Crocs." READ MORE

 


 

The Best Merino Wool Shirts of 2021

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"Looking for the best merino wool T-shirts out there? Check out our favorites for summer and fall hiking, biking, and more. READ MORE

 


How to Carry a Phone While Running that isn't Just in Your Sweaty Hand

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"For years, I never needed to know how to carry a phone while running. I used my daily miles as an opportunity to unplug, listening to nothing but birdsong and the waves of Lake Michigan. READ MORE

 


Runners for Public Lands Fosters Connections Between Runners and the Lands We Run on

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"Runners make up one of the largest groups of people spending time outdoors regularly, with 63.8 million participants, according to an Outdoor Foundation report. But, while other outdoor-recreation-related groups such as paddlers and hunters have national organizations that advocate for their conservation-related interests, runners didn’t." READ MORE

 


 

Title Nine's Fourth Annual Pitchfest Outdoor Edition Announces 2021 Finalists

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"Title Nine, the adventure and outdoor apparel retailer that encourages women to risk, lead and own, is proud to announce the nine incredible woman-owned brands chosen as finalists in its fourth annual Pitchfest Outdoor Edition." READ MORE

 


 

The Best Fall Running Gear to Have the Best Runs of Your Life, According to Pros

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"At this point in the summer, most of us are more than ready to welcome in fall. Out with the hot and humid temps—and bring on the layers and PSLs. And for many runners, fall is truly their favorite season." READ MORE

 


 

The Best Gear for Fall Marathon Running

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"For many runners, fall is typically a time when you’re either racing a marathon, or starting to build up your training base for a spring one. However, with so much going on in the world right now, we could all use a little extra motivation and support to keep the momentum going, maintain our fitness and get all those miles in. This is a good place to start." READ MORE

 


Ali on the Run Show Episode 384: Sarah Lesko, Oiselle's leader of corporate development

JUNE, 2021

"Sarah Lesko just might be one of the most-loved women in the running industry. As the leader of corporate development for Oiselle, Sarah is beloved by [many]. So what is about Lesko that makes people so drawn to her?" READ MORE

 


 

Grounded with Dinée Dorame Episode 20: Alison Mariella Desír, Director of Sports Advocacy at Oiselle

JUNE, 2021

"We dive into just about everything here, including how [Alison] started running, her academic journey, mental health, and how running has changed for her over the years." READ MORE

 


 

These Sports Bras With Pockets Solve All Your Storage Problems

MAY, 2021

"There’s a lot to consider when buying a sports bra: support, fabric, comfort, coverage. One thing you probably haven’t thought of: pockets." READ MORE

 


 

9 Pieces of Running Gear We’ve Been Wearing to Work (and Brunch, Too)

MAY, 2021

"Today’s running apparel manufacturers have been making some pretty awesome pieces that crossover between casualwear and performance-wear..." READ MORE

 


 

15 Gift Ideas For The Mother Runners in Your Life

MAY, 2021

"We all know the benefits of running, and if the mom in your life has an enthusiasm for it, it creates a special way to not only honor her love of the sport but encourage it." READ MORE

 


As an Asian American, I Cannot Outrun Racism

APRIL, 2021

"'You sweaty pig! Put a mask on!' I heard those words during a Tuesday morning run in my neighborhood in Altadena, California." READ MORE

 


 

The Best Leggings for Runners

APRIL, 2021

"[Oiselle's] smooth, light compression fabric will be pleasing to your legs and skin. But the real highlights are the pockets (yes, plural). " READ MORE

 


You Have to Take a Peek at the Allbirds x Oiselle Running Shoe

APRIL, 2021

"Artist Mia Saine’s diverse cast of runners on the midsole illustrates Oiselle’s message: Invite, include, represent." READ MORE

 


 

The Transformative Power of Running (Sally Bergesen, COE of Oiselle, University of Oregon)

MARCH, 2021

"Sally Bergesen ‘92, set out to build a different kind of company – one that believes in activism and encourages audacity. And that’s exactly what she’s done with Oiselle." READ MORE

 


 

These Running Shirts Let Me See My GPS Watch Without Freezing My Hands

FEBRUARY, 2021

"Since 2007, Oiselle has become a favorite of both recreational and elite runners because of its innovative designs — including my favorite, the watch window." READ MORE

 


 

Oiselle Hits its Stride

OCTOBER, 2020

"Bergesen couldn’t stay silent while observing injustices in both the running world and women’s rights in general. She knew that as a small-business owner, she wasn’t taking the easy path." READ MORE

 


This Virtual Relay Race, Empowering People to Vote, Raises Nearly $300K

SEPTEMBER, 2020

"'By showing up for this relay, imperfectly as we are, we are making a commitment to engage in anti-racism work,' Fleshman said in a press release. 'Womxn can come together for more than womxn; we can come together to fight voter suppression. The evolution of our feminism is critical at this time.'" READ MORE

 


This virtual relay race is encouraging Black Americans to vote in the presidential election

SEPTEMBER, 2020

"Ten thousand people -- of all genders, sexualities and races -- are participating in the Womxn Run the Vote virtual relay race that began Monday and runs through Sunday. The event was organized by Run 4 All Women, a New York-based group that empowers women through fitness to be the change they want to see in the world." READ MORE

 


 

Runners Mobilize By the Thousands for 2020 Voting Initiatives

SEPTEMBER, 2020

"The Womxn Run the Vote virtual relay, created by Run 4 All Women and supported by the running apparel brand Oiselle, begins on Monday with 10,000 people registered to virtually cover 680 miles from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. by Sunday." READ MORE

 


 

Behind the Scenes of a New Kind of Feminist Relay Race

SEPTEMBER, 2020

"With an election year coming up, what if there were a long-distance relay designed to get out the vote, specifically among women, while also commemorating the 100th anniversary of a woman’s right to vote?" READ MORE

 


 

'Running is political': Meet the women running 680 miles to get Black voters to the polls

SEPTEMBER, 2020

"After Oiselle’s head of corporate development, Sarah Lesko, proposed last year that the company sponsor a relay event, Alison Desir and Lauren Fleshman used the 1977 relay as a source of inspiration to launch the Womxn Run the Vote relay, raising funds for Black Voters Matter." READ MORE

 


 

VIDEO: How Running's White Origins Led To The Dangers Of 'Running While Black'

JULY, 2020

"So why, until recently, has it been easier to talk about runners' safety for white women than for runners of color? The answer involves World War II, the founder of Nike, yuppies and the Central Park Five case.

In this video episode of Code Switch, we interview runner and activist Alison Désir and historian and author Natalia Mehlman Petrzela." WATCH VIDEO

 


OISELLE IS STEPPING INTO SHOES WITH A SUPER COMFY SPORT SANDAL

JULY, 2020

"Slide your foot into the soft and squishy shoe, and you’ll be in for a full sensory experience; every part of the sandal your foot touches—the straps and foot bed—is patterned with “massaging dots” for maximum comfort. Sport stripes line the forefoot straps and a flock of birds—one of Oiselle’s signature motifs—patterns the bottom’s no-slip treads." READ MORE

 


 

HOW OISELLE IS COMMITTING TO ANTI-RACISM

JUNE, 2020

"The women's running apparel company just signed activist Alison Désir and diversity and inclusion consultant Courtney Carter and is creating an advisory group to prioritize diverse voices" READ MORE

 

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OISELLE FLYOUT WOOL LONG SLEEVE - BEST WORKOUT SHIRTS

FEBRUARY, 2019

"After testing Oiselle's Flyout Wool, we hereby declare all tops need a watch window" - Runner's World put our new Flyout Wool to the test and we couldn't agree more... for the full review READ MORE

 


TOOLBELT ROGA SHORTS HAVE ALL THE WONDERFUL POCKETS YOU NEED

JANUARY, 2019

Tried and tested by Runner's World, our newest Toolbelt Roga Shorts got the seal of approval for utility, comfort, and style. Gone are the days of chafing running belts and sweaty palms clutching your fuel or phone in your hands... for the full review READ MORE

 


 

CLOTHES MADE FOR BUSY COMMUTERS

DECEMBER, 2018

Best on-the-go pieces for women to transition from bike, walk, or run, to work. READ MORE

 


OISELLE’S POCKET JOGGER TIGHTS BASICALLY HAVE A BUILT-IN UTILITY BELT

NOVEMBER, 2018

After some marathoner wear testing our Pocket Jogger Tights made the cut for Runner's World 2018 Hot List. For Amy Wolff's full review READ MORE

 


NEW FALL COLLECTION WITH A POWERFUL MESSAGE

SEPTEMBER, 2018

In an Interview with CEO, Sally Bergesen, Runner's World covers our new Fall Colletion, the meaning of our company crest, and our goal to empower women through sports. READ MORE

 

Bras for Girls Launches as 501c3 Non-Profit Organization

APRIL, 2022

 

"Bras for Girls has formally launched as a 501c3 non-profit organization. The mission originated in 2017 as an internal giveback initiative for Oiselle, a women’s running apparel company that aims to increase girls’ and women’s participation in movement." READ MORE


 

Elite Runner Kara Goucher on Clean Sport, the PACE App and U.S. Women's Soccer

JANUARY, 2022

 

"Sports have the ability to bring people together in a way nothing else can. Sports are not without their massive problems, but the way they can bring a community together and make people invest in others—it’s a beautiful thing..."READ MORE


 

A Running Brand for Women, by Women: The Flight of Oiselle

JANUARY, 2022

 

"Women's running brand Oiselle—pronounced wah-ZELLE—was founded in 2007 stemming from a combination leap of faith and solution to a problem. At the time, there was a lack of running apparel on the market designed specifically with women in mind. Sally Bergesen set out to change that..."READ MORE


Meet Our 2022 Power Women of the Year

JANUARY, 2022

"From athletes to advocates, business leaders to community voices, these 15 women are reshaping the running industry for the better—and we can’t wait to watch the impact they make in the new year..." READ MORE

 


Oiselle Running Apparel Review

JANUARY, 2022

"Fellow female gear tester Annie Behrend and I have enjoyed testing several items from Oiselle’s current offerings that facilitate hard efforts but also flow through to the rest of my day. Our weather has offered all four seasons the past few months, so we can attest to the high-performing qualities of the following pieces..." READ MORE

 


 

Q&A Running into the New Year with Oiselle

JANUARY, 2022

"Insider Intelligence spoke with Sally Bergesen, founder and CEO of Oiselle, a women’s running apparel brand that was started to create better performing athleticwear for professional and everyday runners. Oiselle supports elite runners, signing Lauren Fleshman in 2013, and since then expanded the team to a diverse set of athletes." READ MORE

 


 

New Year's Resolutioners, Consider Physical Activity as a way to Enhance Mental

JANUARY, 2022

"With the clean slate of a new year, many have set, or are thinking about setting, New Year’s resolutions that involve tackling physical and mental health. If you’re in that crowd, Seattle-based community organizer Alison Mariella Désir wants you to consider physical activity as a way to improve your mental health." READ MORE

 


 

How Oiselle's President Creates Space for Mental Health

DECEMBER, 2021

"Atsuko Tamura learned the value of movement from a young age and it's what has kept her going as an industry leader." READ MORE

 


 

Oiselle's Lauren Fleshman on Advocating for Women in a Sports System Built for Men

DECEMBER, 2021

"Lauren Fleshman has spent the last 25 years dedicated to elite sport, standing on top of national and international podiums on the track and field circuit after a Hall of Fame career at Stanford, where she studied women's health and athletic performance." READ MORE

 


Holiday Gift Guide 2021: Best Gifts for Friends, Family and More

DECEMBER, 2021

"It’s no secret holiday shopping can be overwhelming! In fact, we bet you wish someone would just hand you a list of the perfect gifts to buy for your friends, family, coworkers and beyond, huh? Enter: Life & Style‘s ultimate 2021 holiday gift guide." READ MORE

 


 

Oiselle's Alison Désir on the Wage Gap in Sports and History of the NYC Marathon

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"Named by Women's Running as one of the "Power Women of 2021," Alison Mariella Désir is an endurance athlete, activist and mental health advocate. Alison is the founder of Harlem Run, Run 4 All Women and co-chair of Running Industry Diversity Coalition." READ MORE

 


 

Wool Performance, Functionality, and Products

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"Materials matter, especially when using them for performance purposes. Functionality is king, as it determines your comfort, security, and overall enjoyment while recreating.

Wool is considered one of the best performance materials on the market, as its functionality second to none. Let’s go through what makes wool a go-to material for your outdoor adventures." READ MORE

 


 

2021 Winter Training Clothing Roundup

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"As the days get shorter and the nights get longer (and the temperatures dip while the weather gets more temperamental), it makes sense that you need to not only adapt your training, but your training gear as well." READ MORE

 


 

&Mother and Oiselle Set New Gold Standard for Gender Equity in Sports

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"The Partners publicly release model sponsorship contract provisions for pregnancy and parental leave for professional athletes" READ MORE

 


 

Oiselle Winter Running Gear

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"Need a holiday gift idea? Oiselle has the athletes in your life covered with an unbelievable release of winter weather running gear. Oiselle has always kept our Chicago runners looking good but this new line will keep you feeling good as well." READ MORE

 


 

20 Gifts for the PNW Outdoor Fanatic in All of Us

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"DOES EVERYONE HERE HIKE or does it just look that way on Tinder? Regardless, Washington’s more than earned its reputation as an outdoor-lover’s paradise." READ MORE

 


 

Jet Set: Neutrals on Neutrals

NOVEMBER, 2021

 

"From a leather jewelry case and camel-colored jacket to a stylish makeup organizer and elevated hiking sneakers, here are the travel pieces we're loving and coveting right now." READ MORE

 


 

2021 Holiday Gift Guide: The Best Gifts for Commuters, Bikepackers, Road Cyclists, & More

NOVEMBER, 2021

"Tis the season! If you’re looking for the perfect gift for your two-wheeling loving friend, then you’ve come to the right place. Below are my hand-picked gift recommendations for the cyclist in your life for things they actually want and will use, including mountain bikers, bikepackers, road cyclists, commuters, home mechanics, kids and more." READ MORE

 


 

9 Marathon Training Tips That Can Help You Conquer Your First Race

NOVEMBER, 2021

"There’s something that feels a little superhuman about staring down 26.2 miles: a race so long, anything greater is bestowed the moniker “ultra.” Marathons maintain a kind of mythic status when it comes to races—plenty of seasoned runners never have the desire to run one. And it’s not hard to understand why." READ MORE

 


 

Advocate Alison Mariella Désir Launches Street Style Collection with Oiselle

NOVEMBER, 2021

"Oiselle, a by woman for woman athletic apparel company, partners with Alison Mariella Désir, an activist and founder of Harlem Run, on a three-piece collection inspired by Harlem street style. The AMD Collection features a boxy tee, long sleeve, and lounge pants." READ MORE

 


17 Gifts for Women Who Trail Run

NOVEMBER, 2021

"Everyone with a feminine figure knows the woes of trying to find the right fitting pants. You wear a size six in one, four in a second brand, and an eight in another. No fun at all!

Thankfully, buying trail running gear isn’t quite so frustrating, thanks to gear that is specifically designed for female bodies; it’s 2021, no longer the era of “pink it and shrink it,” thank goodness." READ MORE

 


46 Best Gifts for Runners to Help Them Reach a New PR

NOVEMBER, 2021

"Every runner has their own particular needs and running gear preferences, so we asked runners from across the country what running gifts they've received in the past and loved, or what they would like to receive this year." READ MORE

 


Gear of the Year: All the Products We're Raving About in 2021

NOVEMBER, 2021

"On these pages are the 28 products that upped our running game this year, or just brought us joy during these uncertain times. Nonrunners may not understand our glee over finding the right pair of shoes or splurging on a smartwatch with long-lasting battery life. " READ MORE

 


 

Women Run the Vote Relay Raises $111,000 in Second Annual Event

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"The Women Run the Vote Virtual Relay, co-sponsored by Oiselle and Run 4 All Women, raised $111,000 for three organizations whose work focuses on environmental justice and indigenous sovereignty." READ MORE

 


Best Women's Running Shirts of 2022

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"When it comes to painstakingly picking out running gear, the lowly t-shirt often gets overlooked. And look, we get it. You can get away with running in any old cotton tee with far fewer consequences than hitting the trails in a pair of Crocs." READ MORE

 


 

The Best Merino Wool Shirts of 2021

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"Looking for the best merino wool T-shirts out there? Check out our favorites for summer and fall hiking, biking, and more. READ MORE

 


How to Carry a Phone While Running that isn't Just in Your Sweaty Hand

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"For years, I never needed to know how to carry a phone while running. I used my daily miles as an opportunity to unplug, listening to nothing but birdsong and the waves of Lake Michigan. READ MORE

 


Runners for Public Lands Fosters Connections Between Runners and the Lands We Run on

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"Runners make up one of the largest groups of people spending time outdoors regularly, with 63.8 million participants, according to an Outdoor Foundation report. But, while other outdoor-recreation-related groups such as paddlers and hunters have national organizations that advocate for their conservation-related interests, runners didn’t." READ MORE

 


 

Title Nine's Fourth Annual Pitchfest Outdoor Edition Announces 2021 Finalists

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"Title Nine, the adventure and outdoor apparel retailer that encourages women to risk, lead and own, is proud to announce the nine incredible woman-owned brands chosen as finalists in its fourth annual Pitchfest Outdoor Edition." READ MORE

 


 

The Best Fall Running Gear to Have the Best Runs of Your Life, According to Pros

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"At this point in the summer, most of us are more than ready to welcome in fall. Out with the hot and humid temps—and bring on the layers and PSLs. And for many runners, fall is truly their favorite season." READ MORE

 


 

The Best Gear for Fall Marathon Running

SEPTEMBER, 2021

"For many runners, fall is typically a time when you’re either racing a marathon, or starting to build up your training base for a spring one. However, with so much going on in the world right now, we could all use a little extra motivation and support to keep the momentum going, maintain our fitness and get all those miles in. This is a good place to start." READ MORE

 


Ali on the Run Show Episode 384: Sarah Lesko, Oiselle's leader of corporate development

JUNE, 2021

"Sarah Lesko just might be one of the most-loved women in the running industry. As the leader of corporate development for Oiselle, Sarah is beloved by [many]. So what is about Lesko that makes people so drawn to her?" READ MORE

 


 

Grounded with Dinée Dorame Episode 20: Alison Mariella Desír, Director of Sports Advocacy at Oiselle

JUNE, 2021

"We dive into just about everything here, including how [Alison] started running, her academic journey, mental health, and how running has changed for her over the years." READ MORE

 


 

These Sports Bras With Pockets Solve All Your Storage Problems

MAY, 2021

"There’s a lot to consider when buying a sports bra: support, fabric, comfort, coverage. One thing you probably haven’t thought of: pockets." READ MORE

 


 

9 Pieces of Running Gear We’ve Been Wearing to Work (and Brunch, Too)

MAY, 2021

"Today’s running apparel manufacturers have been making some pretty awesome pieces that crossover between casualwear and performance-wear..." READ MORE

 


 

15 Gift Ideas For The Mother Runners in Your Life

MAY, 2021

"We all know the benefits of running, and if the mom in your life has an enthusiasm for it, it creates a special way to not only honor her love of the sport but encourage it." READ MORE

 


As an Asian American, I Cannot Outrun Racism

APRIL, 2021

"'You sweaty pig! Put a mask on!' I heard those words during a Tuesday morning run in my neighborhood in Altadena, California." READ MORE

 


 

The Best Leggings for Runners

APRIL, 2021

"[Oiselle's] smooth, light compression fabric will be pleasing to your legs and skin. But the real highlights are the pockets (yes, plural). " READ MORE

 


You Have to Take a Peek at the Allbirds x Oiselle Running Shoe

APRIL, 2021

"Artist Mia Saine’s diverse cast of runners on the midsole illustrates Oiselle’s message: Invite, include, represent." READ MORE

 


 

The Transformative Power of Running (Sally Bergesen, COE of Oiselle, University of Oregon)

MARCH, 2021

"Sally Bergesen ‘92, set out to build a different kind of company – one that believes in activism and encourages audacity. And that’s exactly what she’s done with Oiselle." READ MORE

 


 

These Running Shirts Let Me See My GPS Watch Without Freezing My Hands

FEBRUARY, 2021

"Since 2007, Oiselle has become a favorite of both recreational and elite runners because of its innovative designs — including my favorite, the watch window." READ MORE

 


 

Oiselle Hits its Stride

OCTOBER, 2020

"Bergesen couldn’t stay silent while observing injustices in both the running world and women’s rights in general. She knew that as a small-business owner, she wasn’t taking the easy path." READ MORE

 


This Virtual Relay Race, Empowering People to Vote, Raises Nearly $300K

SEPTEMBER, 2020

"'By showing up for this relay, imperfectly as we are, we are making a commitment to engage in anti-racism work,' Fleshman said in a press release. 'Womxn can come together for more than womxn; we can come together to fight voter suppression. The evolution of our feminism is critical at this time.'" READ MORE

 


This virtual relay race is encouraging Black Americans to vote in the presidential election

SEPTEMBER, 2020

"Ten thousand people -- of all genders, sexualities and races -- are participating in the Womxn Run the Vote virtual relay race that began Monday and runs through Sunday. The event was organized by Run 4 All Women, a New York-based group that empowers women through fitness to be the change they want to see in the world." READ MORE

 


 

Runners Mobilize By the Thousands for 2020 Voting Initiatives

SEPTEMBER, 2020

"The Womxn Run the Vote virtual relay, created by Run 4 All Women and supported by the running apparel brand Oiselle, begins on Monday with 10,000 people registered to virtually cover 680 miles from Atlanta to Washington, D.C. by Sunday." READ MORE

 


 

Behind the Scenes of a New Kind of Feminist Relay Race

SEPTEMBER, 2020

"With an election year coming up, what if there were a long-distance relay designed to get out the vote, specifically among women, while also commemorating the 100th anniversary of a woman’s right to vote?" READ MORE

 


 

'Running is political': Meet the women running 680 miles to get Black voters to the polls

SEPTEMBER, 2020

"After Oiselle’s head of corporate development, Sarah Lesko, proposed last year that the company sponsor a relay event, Alison Desir and Lauren Fleshman used the 1977 relay as a source of inspiration to launch the Womxn Run the Vote relay, raising funds for Black Voters Matter." READ MORE

 


 

VIDEO: How Running's White Origins Led To The Dangers Of 'Running While Black'

JULY, 2020

"So why, until recently, has it been easier to talk about runners' safety for white women than for runners of color? The answer involves World War II, the founder of Nike, yuppies and the Central Park Five case.

In this video episode of Code Switch, we interview runner and activist Alison Désir and historian and author Natalia Mehlman Petrzela." WATCH VIDEO

 


OISELLE IS STEPPING INTO SHOES WITH A SUPER COMFY SPORT SANDAL

JULY, 2020

"Slide your foot into the soft and squishy shoe, and you’ll be in for a full sensory experience; every part of the sandal your foot touches—the straps and foot bed—is patterned with “massaging dots” for maximum comfort. Sport stripes line the forefoot straps and a flock of birds—one of Oiselle’s signature motifs—patterns the bottom’s no-slip treads." READ MORE

 


 

HOW OISELLE IS COMMITTING TO ANTI-RACISM

JUNE, 2020

"The women's running apparel company just signed activist Alison Désir and diversity and inclusion consultant Courtney Carter and is creating an advisory group to prioritize diverse voices" READ MORE

 

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OISELLE FLYOUT WOOL LONG SLEEVE - BEST WORKOUT SHIRTS

FEBRUARY, 2019

"After testing Oiselle's Flyout Wool, we hereby declare all tops need a watch window" - Runner's World put our new Flyout Wool to the test and we couldn't agree more... for the full review READ MORE

 


TOOLBELT ROGA SHORTS HAVE ALL THE WONDERFUL POCKETS YOU NEED

JANUARY, 2019

Tried and tested by Runner's World, our newest Toolbelt Roga Shorts got the seal of approval for utility, comfort, and style. Gone are the days of chafing running belts and sweaty palms clutching your fuel or phone in your hands... for the full review READ MORE

 


 

CLOTHES MADE FOR BUSY COMMUTERS

DECEMBER, 2018

Best on-the-go pieces for women to transition from bike, walk, or run, to work. READ MORE

 


OISELLE’S POCKET JOGGER TIGHTS BASICALLY HAVE A BUILT-IN UTILITY BELT

NOVEMBER, 2018

After some marathoner wear testing our Pocket Jogger Tights made the cut for Runner's World 2018 Hot List. For Amy Wolff's full review READ MORE

 


NEW FALL COLLECTION WITH A POWERFUL MESSAGE

SEPTEMBER, 2018

In an Interview with CEO, Sally Bergesen, Runner's World covers our new Fall Colletion, the meaning of our company crest, and our goal to empower women through sports. READ MORE

 

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