The Best Winter Golf Jackets You Can Buy
Winter golf can offer a hugely rewarding experience, keeping you active and ensuring that your game remains sharp. However, to get the most from it, you really need to have the right apparel to retain comfort and performance when the temperatures drop.
Layering is a key attribute to master at this time of year, but fortunately there are so many products designed to make that easier. Starting with base layers and then moving up to mid layers, jumpers and hoodies, to complete the cycle and have the best protection from the elements, you may need a jacket to go on top.
So, we have picked out some of the best and most stylish available!
Galvin Green Lyle
A full-zip jacket in INTERFACE-1 stretch fabric that delivers an athletic fit and stylish look. It features an elasticated drawstring at the hem for greater comfort. Fully windproof, water repellent and highly breathable, the jacket is available in White/Navy, Navy/White and Sharkskin.
PING Norse S4
The PING Norse S4 combines lightweightedness, warmth and water resistance, via a blend of synthetic fibres that create lightweight warmth and a lofty fabric on top giving increased insulation efficiency. It is also among the most breathable such products around.
PING Arlo Jacket
Made from 100% polyester, the Arlo wind jacket offers excellent windproof protection and thermal insulation. It can also be worn in light rain showers since it offers water resistance alongside a quilted design and brushed back fleece body.
Oscar Jacobson Laguna
The LAGUNA quarter zip jacket is an extremely lightweight, wind and water-resistant technical outwear garment. The bespoke fabric has a soft handle and is very quiet, making it ideal for golf. The modern tape branding to the chest and reverse gives this performance garment a stunning, unique look.
Lightweight jacket provides all round weather protection for versatile on-course shelter. Constructed in technical fabric, the Abbott offers high levels of breathability and comfort whilst stretch binding at the hem and cuff maintain a flawless fit for prime performance.
Stromberg Men's Weather Tech Waterproof Golf Jacket
Waterproof and breathable, the Stromberg waterproof provides great rain performance while made from lightweight materials to ensure that there is minimal disruption to your swing. A durable water-resistant finish for additional protection is paired with stretchy material for movability.
Galvin Green Albert
Made from 100% waterproof GORE-TEX stretch fabric, this jacket is perfect for wet and cold conditions, also providing mesh lining for added warmth, breathability and moisture management. It has shaped sleeves, front pockets, two inner pockets and a fully-stretch fabric which gives freedom of movement.
Mizuno Breath Thermo Move Down Jacket
This lightly padded jacket makes an ideal outer layer, with full zip layering and comes fully equipped with Mizuno’s Breath Thermo technology which captures escaping body vapor. The effect is to generate heat and return warmth to the body.
Mizuno Nexlite Flex Jacket
This jacket is extremely lightweight and freemoving, while engineered for precise performance in the rain. It resists up to 20,000mm of water and is breathable at 25,000g/m2. The material used is also environmentally friendly, avoiding harmful perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA).
PING Oslo PrimaLoft Jacket III
A jacket for the ladies that is fully insulated to provide great warming effects during cold winter rounds. This jacket is also very lightweight and stylish, coming in a classic black colour for this season.
Another of PING’s bestselling ladies jackets, the Prue is a full-zip jacket giving resistance from wind and rain while also providing warmth in cold weather.
Under Armour Storm Revo Jacket
The Storm Revo Jacket offers Under Armour’s storm repellant technology while maintaining breathability, allied with windproof materials to ward off the elements. In terms of its outer fabric it boasts a durable construction, while on the inside there is a soft fleece lining. Once again warmth is the priority, without suffering from excess bulk.
Under Armour Stormproof Jacket
Under Armour bucks the trend for thick and heavy rain jackets here, offering a lightweight and breathable alternative without sacrificing rain protection. Made from 100% waterproof fabric and breathable 2.5-layer bonded fabric with fully taped seams. As with others, you get zip hand pockets and adjustable cuffs, to keep you comfortable while keeping rain leakage from occurring.
FJ HydroTour Jacket
This is one of the more expensive jackets on this list but you do get a great quality product for the price from a brand that has a trusted reputation. It’s designed for cooler playing conditions and packed with innovation. These include a 3-panel construction as well as a DrySeal collar. Three colours are offered, including a navy, black and bright red option, sapphire with black and orange and red tonal.
FJ HydroLite Jacket
Constructed from technologically advanced materials with 100% waterproofing, this jacket offers breathable protection in mild, windy and rainy conditions. It’s a versatile, excellent looking jacket with an emphasis on lightness and usability. Six colours are offered, ranging from black with tonal marble prints, to navy to red and sapphire tones.
FJ Active Insulation Jacket
This outer jacket layer may be layered on top of FootJoy’s base layers and mid layers. Featuring a woven panel design to retain body heat in cold and windy conditions, it also boasts a DWR finish which repels water in all but the heaviest showers.
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