Rain Jackets: Perfectly protected
Modern rain jackets offer much more than just being waterproof during sports activities, leisure time or travel. Hardshell rain jackets come in both waterproof, unlined versions and windproof, breathable and abrasion-resistant designs. A hardshell with a water column above 4000 mm is waterproof, according to the Swiss EMPA, but if you want to get active in your jacket, you’ll need to make sure it’s breathable too. After all, what use is a waterproof rain jacket that gets wet on the inside during a little exercise?