18Jan/19

What Makes a Great Snowboard Jacket?

When you’re gliding down the slopes, enjoying  all the twists and turns of snowboarding, the last thing you want to worry about is being cold and wet. A great snowboard jacket isn’t just ‘nice to have’ when you set off along the snow – it’s a necessity.

Ladies snowboard jackets come in a range of shapes and styles, from long-line padded coats to slim-cut, fur-trimmed designs. While the look of your snowboard jacket is very important, there are a few things you need to consider when it comes to fit, fabric and features to make sure your jacket is up to the job.

Fabric Technology

Firstly, your snowboard jacket needs to be waterproof, insulated and breathable. These are all things that you can check for when seeking out the perfect women’s snowboard jacket. The waterproof rating of the jacket should be somewhere between 5,000 and 20,000 mm – although 5,000 …