Salomon need no introduction to the trail and ultra running community.Born in 1947 in the French Alps. For more than 60 years the brand has progressed to now offer some of the most innovative and ground breaking products to be used on the trails and mountains. With constant athlete feedback and collaborations, Salomon have progressed running apparel to new levels with innovative solutions.
The Sense and Sense Ultra shoe models are now one of the most talked about footwear options in the trail and ultra community. A shoe that was developed closely with Kilian Jornet.
Apparel has also been developed, tweaked and modified to provide todays runners with specific clothing designed to excel. Welcome the 2013 Salomon S-Lab clothing range.
Salomon S-Lab Light Jacket
This is the jacket that the Salomon racing team have been using on the trails and mountains throughout last year. The 2012 season threw some really bad weather at the team and this jacket was put to great use at races such as Zegama, Cavalls del Vent and Templiers.
Andy Symonds at Templiers copyright Ian Corless
Weighing in at just 70g this jacket rolls up into nothing and can be added to the pockets within the S-Lab shorts/skort range (see follow on posts) or added to a waist belt. It is ultra light, windproof with a super soft and comfortable feel. It has a simple design and is ideally designed for racing situations when a light and additional layer is required. Should conditions be particularly cold or continually wet, a more durable jacket may well be required.
- Fully windproof CLIMAWIND™ material
- Featherweight at 70g
- Highly breathable
- Full length Zip for easy/quick on and off
- Highly Packable and will fit in the palm of your hand
- Reflective branding
- Active fit jacket – unrestricted movement
- CLIMAWIND PRO™
Available in white and black.
Salomon website: HERE