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LYCRA® SPORT TECHNOLOGY

SPORT

Because comfort and performance matter

Consumer benefits

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    Delivers lasting comfort, fit, shape and performance to garments

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    Optimized fabric performance levels suit specific sports

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    Provides the right level of performance with unmatched comfort, to enhance wearer experience

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    Enjoy permanent performance benefits that don’t wash out

Benefits for brands & retailers

Optimize your fabric selection

This platform helps you quickly select the right fabrics to meet the consumer’s need for activewear that offers lasting comfort and performance.

Add value to your collections and drive sell through

Selecting the right fabrics helps design optimal garments matching consumer’ s needs for comfort and performance, increasing overall rates of satisfaction, loyalty and sell-through

Increase speed to market and optimize costs

Using PCE™ indexes to select fabrics based on consumer needs, helps you reduce time and costs associated in prototyping and fabric sourcing, while helping increase your speed to market.

Leverage free sales tools to double your brand power

Sell sheets and videos educate your customers about the benefits of this platform and may help you close the sale.

Benefits for mills

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Improve your fabric value-selling effectiveness

Every fabric has a unique set of PCE™ indexes that makes your fabrics unique. Each fabric has a sound story-telling: understanding their levels of comfort and performance, and how to maximize their value on a garment, you can effectively advice Brands and Retailers in choosing the right fabric helping create stronger partnerships.

Add value to your fabric collections and drive sales

Helping brands and retailers producing garments matching consumer’s needs and expectations, help drive sell-through and your fabric sales: the more garments they sale, the more fabrics you sell.

Get world-class technical support to build customer loyalty

Gain access to fabric scientists who can map your PCE™ index numbers to tell you how you can improve your fabrics.

Leverage free sales tools to double your brand power

Sell sheets and videos educate your customers about the benefits of this platform and may help you close the sale.

Double your brand power

Brands: The LYCRA® brand logo is viewed worldwide as a symbol of quality assurance by consumers. Promote your use of LYCRA® fiber with free printed or virtual hangtags provided by The LYCRA Company. Swing tags are a simple and effective way to explain LYCRA® fiber’s performance benefits to drive garment sales.

You can also complete our Trademark Licensing Agreement to print your own co-branded POS materials. Whichever option you choose, we make it easy to leverage LYCRA® brand’s 87% global consumer awareness to trigger the purchase decision in stores or online. No other spandex manufacturer provides this level of marketing support to its customers. Be sure to take advantage of this amazing value-added service!

Mills: Have your fabrics tested and certified, which gives your customers the ability to quickly order LYCRA® brand hangtags through our Portal. Remember, the more garments they sell, the more fabric you sell.

Order hang tags

Hang tags

Video

LYCRA® SPORT technology

Created for brands and retailers to play in stores or on e-commerce sites, this video shows consumers the benefits of activewear powered by LYCRA® SPORT technology.

Garment categories

Textile processes

  • Circular knits
  • Warp knits

Products listing

Products Durability Grin-through reduction Polyester compatibility Sustainability Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 582Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-117
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-117
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 582L fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 962L fiber

  • Dtex : 22-880
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-880
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 162E fiber

  • Dtex : 44-78
  • Availability : South America
  • Dtex : 44-78
  • Availability : South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 162L fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : Asia and South America
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : Asia and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 165Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 902C fiber

  • Dtex : 50-1600
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, and South America
  • Dtex : 50-1600
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

Value:1 Good suitability

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Circular knits
  • Warp knits

Products listing

Products Grin-through reduction Durability Polyester compatibility Sustainability Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 582Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-117
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-117
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 582L fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 962L fiber

  • Dtex : 22-880
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-880
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 162E fiber

  • Dtex : 44-78
  • Availability : South America
  • Dtex : 44-78
  • Availability : South America
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 162L fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : Asia and South America
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : Asia and South America
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 165Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 902C fiber

  • Dtex : 50-1600
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, and South America
  • Dtex : 50-1600
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, and South America
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 862W fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
no sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 279W fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
no sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 239B fiber

  • Dtex : 22-44
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-44
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
no sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 162B fiber

  • Dtex : 22-360
  • Availability : North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-360
  • Availability : North America and South America
Value:
no sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
no sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

Value:1 Good suitability

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Socks

Products listing

Products Durability Grin-through reduction Polyester compatibility Sustainability Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 582Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-117
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-117
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 582L fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 962L fiber

  • Dtex : 22-880
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-880
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 162E fiber

  • Dtex : 44-78
  • Availability : South America
  • Dtex : 44-78
  • Availability : South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 902C fiber

  • Dtex : 50-1600
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, and South America
  • Dtex : 50-1600
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 165Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

Value:1 Good suitability

Value:2 Excellent suitability

Textile processes

  • Circular knits
  • Warp knits

Products listing

Products Durability Grin-through reduction Polyester compatibility Sustainability Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 582Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, North America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 275Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-117
  • Availability : Asia
  • Dtex : 22-117
  • Availability : Asia
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 582L fiber

  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
  • Dtex : 22-310
  • Availability : Asia, EMEA, North America and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 162E fiber

  • Dtex : 44-78
  • Availability : South America
  • Dtex : 44-78
  • Availability : South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 162L fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : Asia and South America
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : Asia and South America
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
good sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
good sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

LYCRA® 165Z fiber

  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
  • Dtex : 22-78
  • Availability : EMEA
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Durability
Value:
excellent sustainabilty
Grin-through reduction
Value:
good sustainabilty
Polyester compatibility
Value:
no sustainabilty
Sustainability
Value:
no sustainabilty
Inclusive Sizing

Value:1 Good suitability

Value:2 Excellent suitability

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