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3" AFO Middle Short

3" AFO Middle Short

Our best-selling short — hyperlight with moisture-wicking brief liner

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W's 3" AFO Middle Short

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Regular fit, Size Chart Lydia is 5’6” // she wears size SMarissa 5’9” and Grace 5'1" // they wear size XSEvangelia is 5'4" // she wears size SSakka is 5’1” // she wears size XSShea is 5’1” // she wears size XS
Justine is 5’7” // she wears size S
Alexis is 5’9” // she wears size MGabby is 5'8" // she wears a size S
Camilla is 5'7" // she wears size L
Blake is 5'7" // she wears a size M Abigail is 5'7" // she wears size S Chi-chi is 5'11" // she wears size M Talia is 5'8" // she wears size L

Our bestselling short is better than ever — fast-drying AFO shell fabric and moisture wicking brief liner with a breathable waistband for softer next-to-skin comfort. Read more

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features

Weightless feel
Ultra-light AFO stretch woven fabric for a barely-there-feeling shell

Cool and dry
Fast dry time, high breathability + excellent sweat wicking for a cool, comfortable ride

Built-in liner
Integrated moisture-wicking performance brief liner

Softer, breathable waistband
An updated knit waistband with external facing drawcord provides a secure, comfortable fit while perforations enhance breathability

Breathable waistband
Perforated knit waistband with internal drawcord provides a secure fit that is both breathable + comfortable

Smooth finish
Bonded hem seams ensure an anti-chafe fit + clean finish

Keep it secure
A secure back zip pocket has a nylon pull for easier in-motion access; can fit most sized phones

Keep it separated
Internal drop down brief pocket for key/card includes a key loop bungee* that doubles as hang loop

Stay seen
Signature reflective logo on front and “watermark” reflectivity on back increases visibility in low light

*the s-biner clip, key ring + keys not included with shorts—sorry, we need our keys

materials + specs

AFO
88% recycled polyester, 12% elastane

Performance brief liner
94% polyester, 6% spandex

Weight
94g / 3.3oz (W’s Small)

Garment made in Vietnam

sustainability

Our AFO fabric is composed of 88% recycled polyester. We use high-grade recycled polyester made from 100% post-consumer recycled plastic like rPET (a form of recyclable plastic commonly found in single-use bottles and containers) to reduce the impact of our apparel without sacrificing on performance, durability or comfort.

AFO fabric is also bluesign® certified meaning it is free from harmful chemicals and is fabricated in a way that meets a high environmental standard.

Learn more about our sustainable initiatives here.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 330 reviews
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S P.
Wear it for: Running
Product Fit: Spot-on
Height: 5'4" to 5'6"
Usual Size: L
Size Purchased: L
Amazing short, and love the print!

The AFO fabric is the best for hot and sweaty runs, and with its stretch it's sooo comfortable!

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Catherine S.
Wear it for: Running
Product Fit: Spot-on
Height: 5'4" to 5'6"
Usual Size: M
Size Purchased: M
The Airiest!

These are the lightest-weight running shorts that I own, and grab them when I want that airy feeling for my run. I like the length, with the high-low hem to give that tiny extra coverage in the back. No issue with the liner/chafing although I’ve not worn them for my longer runs. The only reasons I don’t grab them more often: 1. They’re probably the first used in my rotation and I only have 1 pair (will be fixing soon! And reason 2: pockets for a longer run. I didn’t buy them for storage though, so can’t fault them on that.

T
Teresamari

Cute and comfortable

A
Aline R.
Wear it for: Running, Hiking
Product Fit: Spot-on
Height: 5'4" to 5'6"
Usual Size: M
Size Purchased: S

W's 3'' AFO Middle Short

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K. L.
Wear it for: Running
Product Fit: Spot-on
Height: 5'0" or shorter
Usual Size: XS
Size Purchased: XS
Love these shorts!

Very light and comfortable to wear while running. I also love the length, feel of the material, and how fast it dries after running. I now have 5 of them and will be purchasing more soon...

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Anjali S.
Wear it for: Running
Product Fit: Spot-on
Height: 5'1" to 5'3"
Usual Size: M
Size Purchased: M

Comfy and flattering

S
Sarah L.
Wear it for: Running
Product Fit: Spot-on
Height: 5'1" to 5'3"
Usual Size: S
Size Purchased: S

Lightweight and comfortable. Fit is great!

S
Sophia
Wear it for: Running
Product Fit: Spot-on
Height: 5'4" to 5'6"
Usual Size: XS
Size Purchased: XS

Love these shorts!

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ATLrunner
Wear it for: Running, Cycling, Everyday wear
Product Fit: Spot-on
Height: 5'7" to 5'9"
Usual Size: M
Size Purchased: M
Replacement shorts

I bought a pair of the W's 3" AFO Middle Short, and they developed a manufacture-related defect. I sent an email to the company, and replaced the shorts, which gives me one more reason to keep running in Janji. I have five or six pairs of these short--current and past models--and I love them. They're the perfect weight and (generally!) hold up really well to long runs and multiple wears over years.

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Sonporn S.
Wear it for: Running
Product Fit: Spot-on
Height: 5'1" to 5'3"
Usual Size: M
Size Purchased: M

Super light and perfectly fit!