The Best Training Jackets

To train outdoors efficiently and effectively, you must be dressed to face all types of weather conditions and, at the same time, wear clothes that lets your body move and breathe.

We have drawn a list of the best jackets that will allow you to perform at your best, whatever the weather.


Stormy Trail Jacket by The North Face: Facing the Cold

Perfect in extremely cold temps, this waterproof jacket is great to wear during long runs. With strategically placed air vents that keep your inner layers from feeling clammy, and zippered pockets for your hands, the jacket has reflective elements to keep you visible from every angle. Ultra light, it is made of 100% tear-resistant nylon.

Radiant Heat Bonded Jacket from New Balance: Heat from Within


Designed to let you spend as much time outside as you need, this sporty jacket retains your body heat and reflects it back to you with NB Radiant Heat technology. Its metallic woven fabric is inspired by marathon blankets. The jacket is infused with a unique plasma process and has sleeves that resist both water and wind. Its bound baffles and outer fabric insulate your body while the breathable NB Heat knit fabric on the back and underarms helps wick away perspiration to keep you dry.


Nordic Ventrix Jacket by The North Face: Two Levels of Warmth

Designed for intense sporting activities, this fitted jacket adapts to any weather condition. It features an asymmetrical zipper that provides breathable insulation, and zippered hand pockets to keep your extremities warm. The jacket’s hybrid core warmth stretch panels offer two levels of protection to keep you warm even on the coldest days. Guaranteed for life, it’s your best companion for extreme outdoor workouts.

Fast Wing Aero Windbreaker by Salomon: Run Light

The technological design of this protective jacket makes it one of the lightest in its class. Its weight and size lets you keep it in your bag when it’s warmer and whip it out as soon as the wind picks up. It is made of Aerotech taffeta with reflective elements to ensure better visibility. Designed with MotionFit technology, this windbreaker lets you move feely through your activities.

Swacket Jacket by Under Armour: Technology on Your Side

Under Armor’s Swacket offers the latest UA Storm technology that repels water without sacrificing breathability. Lightweight, effective and waterproof, it features a translucent bonded mesh membrane panel that is light and stretchy at the top, and a bottom panel made of soft, stretchy, breathable cotton. Its built-in hood adds additional rain and sun protection.

You are now ready for everything Mother Nature throws your way!

Happy running!