You need to wear appropriate, high-performance sailing clothes when going out to sail to ensure you’re well protected from the elements. When it comes to selecting the best sailing and boating jacket, there are a few factors you must consider, such as weather forecast, quality, and durability.
Even though you’re going out for a splash, you need to wear a comfortable jacket. Make sure the jacket you wear is waterproof to keep you warm as you navigate through any waters.
Here are some of the best high performance sailing and boating jackets for men in 2019
- Hudson Wight HW1 Smock
- Musto Mens Vestas 11th hour Jacket
- Henri llyod Transocean Jacket
- Gill men’s Hydrophobe Down Jacket
- Salt power jacket
Hudson Wight HW1 Smock
These jackets are made from OceanVent Technical Laminated Fabrics with high-quality hydrophilic, nylon outer layers that are waterproof and laminated for hard-wearing. It features a sealed neck and a high collar with a high-visibility hood. They come in different colors and sizes. Shop one at £269.00 only.
Musto Mens Vestas 11th hour Sailing Jacket
If you’re worried about your health and safety when sailing, the Musto’s Vestas 11th Hour jacket could be your ideal pick. It’ll shelter you from rain and water spray because it’s waterproof, and It has a chest pocket, a zipped side and an internal pocket with a headphone exit point to keep you connected to your smartphone. It’s available in dark blue and is sold at $165.00.
Henri llyod Transocean Sailing and Boating Jacket
The Henri llyod Transocean jacket is made from TP3 Japanese fabric designed to cover sailors at all cost. It consists of a hydrophilic layer on the outside to help condensation be released. More pros include its resilience, flexibility and the jacket is extremely light. Comfort is always guaranteed and the product comes in various colors and sizes. The Henri Lloyd Transocean Sailing and Boating jacket costs $299.
Gill Men’s Hydrophobe Down Jacket
Tailored for offshore sailing, Gill’s Hydophobe Down jacket is an amazing natural insulator. This sailing and boating jacket for men is water-repellant, comfortable and keeps you warm and dry. It’s also extremely light and traps air effectively. One downside is the available colors aren’t that varied: charcoal and navy. Buy one now at €159.00.
Salt Power Jacket for Sailing
This sailing jacket design is inherited from Helly Hansen flag stripe. With a durable water repellency treatment, it’s windproof and waterproof to shield you from Mother Nature. Buy the salt power jacket online now at NOK 2,799.00 ($325).
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