Geographical Norway Tangata Softshell Jacket for Men – Review

Geographical Norway Tangata Softshell Jacket Men Review

Sport lovers, you are in for another treat today. We went at it again and ran into a really good softshell jacket for men, that you are bound to love. It has everything a great softshell must have and we will get to it in a few.

The one we picked is Tangata, by Geographical Norway. Now, those who have been around for a while know we have a soft spot for softshells and also Geographical Norway itself. And let’s be fair, can you blame us for that?

Whether it is quality or versatility that you are looking for, there is something for everyone and every sport by this brand. As such, Tangata is a great softshell that deserves to be in the spotlight. Time to get right down to it!

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Best 3 in 1 Jackets of 2017 Reviewed: 8 Proposals for Men and Women

Best 3 in 1 Jackets Reviewed Men Women

Spring 2017 is still a bit uncertain about the direction it is supposed to go. One day it is hot and sunny and the next it’s pouring.

We are referring to the weather, for a very good reason. Unstable weather requires versatile jackets, which are able to adapt easily despite the temperatures or conditions. And there is nothing that does the job better than “3 in 1” jackets.

A 3-in-1 jacket means exactly that, 3 different jackets in one design. They are layered, which can be easily detached from each other and be worn accordingly.

We have selected eight jackets from some of the best outdoor gear brands in the market. If you are a regular follower of our articles, you will recognize some of them. Let’s get down to it!

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Waterproof vs Water Resistant vs Water Repellent Jackets: What’s the Difference?

Waterproof vs Water Resistant vs Water Repellent Jackets Difference

When looking to purchase a new jacket, typically the most important thing to focus on is its water-resistance. With thousands of designs and types of jackets available online and in local stores, to say that it gets a bit confusing, is oversimplifying it.

We have been there, so we completely understand. Whether you are an active person throughout the year, a competitive athlete or would just like a good jacket for those pesky days, the water column in a jacket is of key importance.

What we will be looking at today is the difference between the three most popular terms used for jackets: Water-resistant vs Waterproof vs Water-repellent.

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8 Best Softshell Women’s Jackets for Sport Lovers

Best Softshell Women's Jackets for Sport Lovers

Some time ago, we wrote an article on soft shell jackets for sport lovers. Featured there were over ten of the best jackets for men who enjoy challenging themselves no matter the weather or terrain.

Now, it is time to take a look at eight soft shells, this time for women who enjoy sports.

The brands we have selected these jackets from are renown for their outdoor clothing. Most of them have been previously featured in our reviews and selections and let us tell you, for very good reasons. Now let’s get started!

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Gore Bike Wear Phantom 2.0 Jacket for Men – Review

Gore Bike Wear Phantom 2.0 Jacket for Men - Review

Welcome back to another review for yet another soft shell jacket. This one is also for the sportsmen among you and it is the Phantom 2.0 by Gore, from their Gore Bike Wear® collection.

The Bike Wear line features a variety of different clothes and we singled out Phantom, for several reasons. First of all, it’s one of their best soft shells and you know we can never say “no” to a good softshell. Secondly, it is such a versatile jacket that will adapt to any sport you practice and provide the best protection and comfort.

Gore is the brand that invented the GORE-TEX membrane, one of the best protective layers for sports and outdoor clothing. However, they have not just stopped at that. They have created other membranes and special fabrics, one of which is WINDSTOPPER, that is part of Phantom’s outer shell.

We will take a more detailed look at this special fabric and all the features that this jacket has. With that being said, let’s get started with this review.

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Best Waterproof Running Jackets in 2017 Reviewed: A Buyer’s Guide

Best Waterproof Running Jackets 2017

There is no escaping moody weather. Bright sunshine one day, heavy raining the next and it goes on and on. While you can find some form of transportation to get you through these rainy days safe and dry, there is one group of people who really mind this weather.

We are talking about those among you that enjoy running outdoors. Imagine rain pouring down on you while you are hiking up that steep trail. What then?

We love jackets, it is clear by the abundance of articles and reviews on them. What we aim for is to make it easier for everyone when it comes to choosing a quality jacket. Despite the numerous reviews and different brands we have looked at, there is a need for a specific article: waterproof running jackets.

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Geographical Norway Tambour Softshell Jacket for Men – Review

Geographical Norway Tambour Softshell Jacket for Men - Review

We know, to some, it will seem as if we are too excited for this Spring season and they would not be completely wrong in that assumption. However, can you blame us? Look outside, it’s warm, windy and sunny, just the perfect combination. And this, especially for those that absolutely adore the outdoors.

And what goes best with outdoor sports? Well, softshell jackets, of course! Yes, welcome once again to another single review! For this one, the softshell selected is by Geographical Norway and it is the Tambour design.

This is a men’s jacket, designed for wearing it from Autumn till Spring, and with the numerous features it comes with, it is about time we took a detailed look at it.

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