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Gym top with holes in the sleeves for my thumbs

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LordPalmerston Sun 30-Mar-14 07:56:42

I bought this in 1066 ages ago on H and M online and it finally arrived. Its really nice long sleeved cover up for the gym but what is with the thumbholes?

www.hm.com/gb/product/15190?article=15190-A

ooh look it even mentions them as a USP!

lougle Sun 30-Mar-14 08:36:29

It's a running top?

LordPalmerston Sun 30-Mar-14 08:38:34

Why

LordPalmerston Sun 30-Mar-14 08:38:48

Why thumb holes needed ?

AndIFeedEmGunpowder Sun 30-Mar-14 08:39:53

We used to make our own thumbholes in our school jumpers.

Doyouthinktheysaurus Sun 30-Mar-14 08:40:25

It's to keep your hands warm when running in the cold weather.

LordPalmerston Sun 30-Mar-14 09:21:52

Lol at school

LordPalmerston Sun 30-Mar-14 09:21:58

Ah!

burnishedsilver Sun 30-Mar-14 10:42:54

I love thumb holes in my running tops. I get too hot with gloves and end up having to carry them on my run.

Pagwatch Sun 30-Mar-14 10:44:37

Yep, keeps you a bit warmer.
I use these for my work outs outside. Just push them up when I'm warm.

flipchart Sun 30-Mar-14 12:42:10

I have a load of outdoor tops like this from Berhgaus and The North Face.
Got them years ago. It's not a new thing.

CointreauVersial Sun 30-Mar-14 19:13:55

Makes you run faster (true fact).

charitygirl Sun 30-Mar-14 20:39:53

Ooh I like! But can I cope with the delivery wait...

NinetyNinePercentTroll Sun 30-Mar-14 20:42:30

I have a couple with thumb holes. I must have orangutan arms because they are never quite long enough and the sleeves pull whilst running. Annoying, I never use them (the holes).

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