There is no Spring weather without softshell jackets, especially for those who are active throughout the year and really enjoy spending time outdoors. Spring comes with mild temperatures and an overall lovely weather, so it would be a shame if you aren’t getting the most out of it.
And because of that, we have yet again selected eight great jackets, for this 2017 Spring time, four for men and four for women. They are softshells by Ultrasport, a brand which manufactures a variety of outdoor clothing, from beanies and jackets, to different types of shoes.
Let’s get right into the selection, beginning with the men’s jackets.
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Ultrasport Everest Winter / Ski Jacket for Men
We’re starting with Everest, which is made of 94% Polyester and 6% Elastane. This jacket is designed for those of you out there who love winter sports and spend times up in the mountains during snowy weather. It is an alpine jacket, with a 2-layer fabric and light Polyfill padding, which provides warmth and insulates the jacket.
The outer shell is waterproof, windproof and highly breathable, due to the Ultraflow 10.000 technology. It comes with plenty of pockets for storage, three of which are placed on the outside and two on the inside, one with an earphone duct.
The sleeve pocket on the left side, is a ski-pass pocket, for when necessary. It comes with a concealed zipper and chin guard on the high hooded collar. The cuffs are adjustable and have integrated wrist gaiters, with thumbholes in them. There are five colors available: Black / red, Black / green, Black / blue, Victoria blue / mimosa and Victoria blue / Shamrock.
Ultrasport Stan Softshell Jacket for Men
Stan is a lightweight sports jacket, which is made of 96% Polyester and 4% Elastane, with the inner lining made of 100% Polyester micro-fleece, a warm and soft lining, that makes the jacket a lot more comfortable to wear. It comes with three outer pockets, placed on the sides and chest.
The collar is stand-up, with chin guard to prevent chafing from the main zipper, which is concealed. This jacket comes without a hood, however it is waterproof, windproof and breathable, with Ultraflow 5000 membrane. The cuffs are elastic and the collar is lined with micro-fleece, too.
It comes in the color: Navy, Blue, Brown, Grey, Black and Turquoise.
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Ultrasport Miro Softshell Outdoor Jacket for Men
Miro by Ultrasport is a 3-layer softshell, made of 94% Polyester and 6% Spandex, with an inner micro-fleece lining. The outer membrane is Ultraflow 8000, which means a water column of 8000mm and a breathability of 5000 g/m2/24h.
It is a lightweight jacket, suitable for daily wear and not just sports. There are two lined pockets on the sides and one on the chest. Another special feature, are the reflectors placed in several different parts of the jacket. They make it easier for the jacket to be visible in dimmed light.
The cuffs are adjustable by Velcro and it comes with an adjustable hood, which is detachable. The main zipper is concealed, full-way and on the high collar, there is chin guard for protection. There are two color options: Black with blue details and Black with red details.
Ultrasport Hannes Running / Sport Softshell Jacket for Men
Hannes comes with Ultraflow 5000 membrane and it is made of 95% Polyester and 5% Elastane. It is a breathable jacket, waterproof and windproof, designed for freedom in movement. It comes with front and back reflectors and with three outer pockets.
The cuffs are elastic and the main zipper is concealed. There is no hood, however the collar is high and stand-up, to protect the neck and throat from snow and cold drafts. It is most suited for dry conditions, but withstands mild-low temperatures effortlessly.
The color selection includes: Black / grey, Black / red and Victoria blue.
Ultrasport Estelle Softshell Jacket for Women
For the women’s selection, we have firstly chosen Ultrasport’s Estelle, which is made of 96% Polyester and 4% Elastane, with Ultraflow 5000 membrane. The inner material is anti-pilling microfleece, made of 100% Polyester. It is waterproof, breathable and windproof and it comes with a hooded collar, adjustable with drawstrings.
The cuffs are elastic and the main zipper is concealed, with chin guard on top. There are two side pockets on the outside and one inner pocket. It comes in several color options, such as: Turquoise, Black, Brown, Grey and Taupe.
Ultrasport Serfaus Alpine Softshell Jacket for Women
Serfaus is an alpine softshell, perfect for mountain sports, such as hiking and trekking during the Spring season. The material is 94% Polyester and 6% Elastane and it is lightly padded, to add to the warmth and insulation. The membrane is Ultraflow 10.000, with a water column of 10.000mm and fully windproof, as well as highly breathable.
It is a snowproof jacket, which can be adjusted to be completely isolated from the outside, by features such as the wrist gaiters with thumbholes, the adjustable lower hem, the high collar and the waterproof zipper. It has three outer pockets, two inner pocket and one ski pass pocket on the left sleeve.
The collar is high and comes with an adjustable hood. The color selection includes: Black and Vivid blue, with several options of each color available.
Ultrasport Mia Softshell Jacket for Women
A versatile option, Mia makes for a great daily jacket and not just a sports one. It is designed for movement, while also being very comfortable, as well as providing security, as it comes with reflectors on both front and back.
The material is 95% Polyester and 5% Elastane, with Ultraflow 5000 membrane. It is a hoodless jacket, waterproof and windproof, with a high collar. The cuffs are elastic and it has a slightly cut waist, which gives it a feminine look.
There are two side pockets and one chest pocket on the outside and it comes in the color: Black, which has several combinations, Lila and Dubarry.
Ultrasport Pinja Sport / Outdoor Softshell Jacket for Women
And lastly, it is Ultrasport’s Pinja, a softshell which comes with a detachable hood and a medium-height collar. It is made of 94% Polyester and 6% Elastane, with an inner lining of Polyester microfleece. The membrane is Ultraflow 8.000, making the jacket waterproof and windproof. It is also highly breathable, as a quality sports jacket should be.
It is a loose fit, comfortable and which provides plenty of freedom while moving. There are two zipper pockets on the sides and one inner pocket. The cuffs are adjustable by Velcro and the main zipper is concealed and waterproof. It comes in the color: Black, with turquoise and purple details.