AN­CIENT TIMES

Simply You - - Athleisure -

Be­fore Vic­to­rian moral­ity ma­te­ri­alised a need for mod­esty, most peo­ple were happy to bathe naked or in their knick­ers – but a pre­cur­sor to the bikini can be seen in mo­saics from An­cient Greece. Although most men were game enough to do sports in the nude, women ap­pear to have ex­er­cised with slim ban­deau tops and brief-cut bot­toms.

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