As winter is on its way with darker nights and frosty mornings, it’s time to reach for your running jacket and zip up for the occasion. Here are some of Up & Running’s top picks to you keep you powering on whatever the weather…
These are our top three picks for when the weather drops right down to single figures
Pressio Renew Insulation Jacket £200
Lightweight and breathable, what a great combination. The Pressio Renew Insulation Jacket should not be ignored when you’re heading out this winter. Their EcoLOFT insulation fabrication gives you optimal warmth and breathability, whilst remaining water resistant. This jacket is at the top of the list regardless of whether you’re doing a quick 5k around the block or a 14-mile trail run.
New Balance Impact Run Jacket from £70
The New Balance Impact Run is highlighted as being a jacket perfect for road running. It is hard to beat on weight, as the light shell style and packable pocket means it can be folded up with ease when the weather is milder. The slick look and reflective branding make for a practical yet fashionable option this winter.
Montane Minimus Stretch Ultra Jacket Blue £165
This jacket is for those runners who crave a warm jacket suitable for all conditions. Whether it’s fell running, or a simple run on the road, this jacket has it all. With the jacket being fully waterproof and an adjustable hood, even torrential rain won’t slow you down. The added extra of backpack compatible hand warmer pocket means this jacket keeps you warm, when the days get colder.
Pressio Ecotect 3L Waterproof Jacket £160
The Pressio Ecotect 3L waterproof jacket is an excellent choice for any runner looking to be sheltered from harsh winter conditions. With excellent breathability and protection from the rain, this is a great jacket to propel you through the rain. Being made from 100% recycled fabrications, it’s an excellent environmentally friendly choice. If you’re looking for it to be on the looser side, we would recommend sizing up!
Ronhill Fortify Jacket £155
The Ronhill Fortify Jacket is a superior running jacket built for any sort of running distance. It’s not hard to understand why this jacket is so highly recommended, being fully waterproof and windproof, shielding you from all kinds of climate. Lightweight, breathable and plenty of storage. With a secure front pocket, perfect to keep your gloves at hand when the temperature drops, and a self-packable pocket for when you’ve worked up a sweat. The reflective strips also provide a nice touch making it suitable for both night and day.
Montane Unisex Podium Pull on Grey £120
Looking for lightweight? This one’s for you. Built with runners in mind the Montane Podium pull-on is a great choice for runners who particularly enjoy the trail! This fully waterproof jacket is the perfect option for those wanting to be sheltered on the way to the gym or when you’re out and about.
Ronhill Afterhours Jacket £85
Be safe and be seen when opting for the Ronhill Afterhours Jacket. For the runners that want to be seen all night long thanks to the iridescent reflective strips and 360º reflective print make sure you are safe and sound while running. Being water and wind-resistant, without compromising on comfort means this is a great option for anyone looking to stay safe and secure whilst getting the miles in.
Montane Featherlite Trail Jacket £70
Another fantastic option for after-hours running, the Montane Men’s Featherlite trail’s bright green colour makes sure you are always visible, keeping you safe whatever the route. Water-resistant, fast-drying, and rustle-free, this is an excellent choice for those runners who are hitting the trails.
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