Sports pants first surfaced on Chictopia's streetstyle gallery in Winter 2009 seen on Manila blogger inKARLcerating of inkarlcerating.com. He wore his black Topman pants with a white Topman sweater, black 25 cm shirt, and black glasses. Since then, Sports pants have grown in popularity as bloggers from Los Angeles, New York, and London have discovered them. Popular brands of Sports pants are Forever 21, Topshop, Adidas, H&M, and Zara.
There are currently 410 streetstyle photos of bloggers wearing Sports pants. Most recently, blogger reyalfashion of reyalfashion.com wore his beige Hot Topic jogger pants with a white Forever21 france shirt, carrot orange nike sneakers, and black nike watch.