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Nike is Launching a Sportswear Hijab for Muslim Athletes

It's designed with state-of-the-art, high-performance technology!
Nike is Launching a Sportswear Hijab for Muslim Athletes
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It's designed with state-of-the-art, high-performance technology!

Sportswear giant Nike has become the first major brand to launch a hijab created especially for Muslim athletes!

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Set to drop in 2018, the single-layer pull-on Nike Pro Hijab is made of lightweight polyesterbreathable but still opaque. It's also ingeniously designed to stay tucked during strenous physical activity!

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United Arab Emirates figure skater Zahra Lari has modelled the Nike hijab and posted a photo of herself wearing the label's sportswear to mark International Women's Day. She's preparing to compete at the 2018 Winter Olympics, so get ready to see the high-performance hijab in serious action!

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"I was thrilled and a bit emotional to see Nike prototyping a Hijab," Zahra says in a statement to CNN. "I've tried so many different hijabs for performance, and so few of them actually work for me. But once I put it on and took it for a spin on the ice, I was blown away by the fit and the light weight."

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