Gill Inshore Sport Jacket
WHERE? Looking dashing at the local
yacht club, and on day trips aboard where
the weather can’t decide if it’s wet or cold, or
WHAT? Highly breathable and soft to the
touch, with a durable water-repellent finish
and a mesh lining for cooling ventilation.
The hems and cuffs adjust to ward off
unwanted spray and pockets are zippered
to help keep valuables out of the drink.
BONUS? The lightweight peaked hood
packs neatly into the collar when not
WHERE? For the
upwind, fishing all
stormy seas, or on a
long night watch, it’s
designed to keep you
warm and dry.
with a breathable
coating and top
coat that draws
moisture away from
the body but keeps
cold seawater out.
It’s contoured to fit
and reduce windage.
closures for the
hood, collar, cuffs
and waistband and
Columbia Dotswarm II Jacket
WHERE? Your anywhere jacket, but especially perfect on those cool, crisp autumn
days aboard, followed by lunch ashore.
WHAT? The full-zip jacket keeps you
toasty with thermal reflective lining to
help regulate temperature by retaining
body heat, while dissipating moisture and
excess heat all at once.
BONUS? Rugged but soft, with a zip-closed pocket and stand-up collar.
WHERE? On the
dock, fishing, sailing, or just hanging out.
waterproof, breathable and super
light, it has a
collar, zippers with
tabs, and chin and
neck chafe guards.
logos on front and
back and adjustable drawcords at
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