Cortado colour activewear shorts with no-ride feature.
Cortado colour activewear shorts with no-ride feature.
Cortado colour activewear shorts with no-ride feature.
Cortado colour activewear shorts with no-ride feature.
Cortado colour activewear shorts with no-ride feature.
Core Shorts - Cortado

Core Shorts - Cortado

Regular priceR729.00
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Your 'not-so-basic-basics'. These earthy coloured active shorts are crafted beautifully with sleek seems and minimal design elements. A perfect addition to a runner's activewear closet. It can be worn solo, but also serve as a neutral base for any outfit.

These shorts are no-ride, squat proof, mid-waist, and the perfect length! They feature our signature RideStop silicon insert. It prevents the shorts from riding up - we don't want anything holding you back! They feature a mid-rise, reinforced waistband that ensures they stay put while training and is very flattering around your waist!  

Key features:

  •  Mid-rise reinforced waistband
  •  4-Way stretch fabric
  •  Perfect Length! Not too long, not too short
  •  Moisture-wicking and breathable
  •  100% squat proof. Zero transparency!
  •  Guaranteed no-ride fit
  •  Flatlock seams for strength & durability
  •  Pocket for your keys or gym card

Editor's Note: "As a runner, these are my absolute go-to. Besides, who does not love a matching set - simply pair these shorts with its matching bra!"

Sizing Chart

Local delivery time is 1-5 business days (depending on delivery location).

Cape Town and surrounds: ±1-2 days
Main Centres (Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban etc.): ±2-3 days
Outlying Areas: ±3-5 days

International delivery time is around 7 business days. 

International shipments are handled by DHL. They have an automatic system that quotes you on shipping according to your location. Simply enter your delivery address and you will see what the shipping will cost you. Delays may occur as a result of customs clearance or availability on air freight planes. 

You will receive an email as soon as your order has been shipped. The email will include a tracking number and link to where you can track your order. You will receive your email in ±1 business day after you have placed your order.

Please note: The courier company may contact you if you need to pay tax and duties to the tax authorities of the specific country upon import of the goods. This is legislation our of our control and we cannot be held reliable for any additional tax or duty fees. 

This is the ultimate performance fabric combination made from 73% polyester and 27% spandex.

Cold wash
Wash with similar colours
Do not tumble dry
Do not iron
Do not bleach

Customer Reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Christine Terblanche
Styling in my new "cortado" core shorts

Quality from the packaging to the product. Loving my new shorts. Feel fabulous when I wear them as the fit is perfect and the fabric smooth to the skin and excellent quality. What you see on the website, truly is what you get.

Melissa Meyer
Core Shorts - Cortado

These shorts are the bomb, I have never felt anything more comfortable to train in and what a confidence booster. Just amazing!

Laura Quin

Never felt more comfortable in a gym set! The Cortado is my new favourite set!

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Exceptional Quality

Our products are made from the highest quality, premium materials that can be found across the globe. Exceptional quality, exceptional value for money.

Fast shipping

We are proud to be one of the online stores with the fastest shipping! On average main areas can expect delivery in 1-2 days, outlying areas 2-3 days.

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