Ratings Overview - Running Jacket for Women

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Patagonia Airshed - Women's
Windbreakers, lightweight shells, rain jackets-- our testers have long had a difficult time finding a layer that was truly meant for running. Until we found the Patagonia Airshed. Lightweight...  read more >
$119

Editors' Choice Award
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78
Breathability - 9 of 10
9
Weather Resistance - 6 of 10
6
Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Portability - 9 of 10
9
Features - 5 of 10
5
brooks lsd
Brooks LSD - Women's
Running jackets are complex creatures, ranging from lightweight shells to insulated layers in a wide variety of prices, but after months of testing, we couldn't find a better value than the Brooks...  read more >
$85

Best Buy Award
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76
Breathability - 7 of 10
7
Weather Resistance - 7 of 10
7
Comfort - 7 of 10
7
Portability - 10 of 10
10
Features - 7 of 10
7
Outdoor Research Tantrum II
Outdoor Research Tantrum II - Women's
The Tantrum II from Outdoor Research has a lot going for it and quickly became one of our favorite layers. It's comfortable, breathable, and lightweight, all at a reasonable price. We loved how...  read more >
$109

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75
Breathability - 8 of 10
8
Weather Resistance - 7 of 10
7
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Portability - 8 of 10
8
Features - 6 of 10
6
Brooks Canopy - Women's
Running jackets come in all shapes and sizes, from burly backcountry layers to lightweight wind shells. The Brooks Canopy strikes an incredible balance between weather resistance and breathability...  read more >
$120

Top Pick Award
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74
Breathability - 7 of 10
7
Weather Resistance - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 8 of 10
8
Portability - 6 of 10
6
Features - 8 of 10
8
mountain hardwear ghost lite
Mountain Hardwear Ghost Lite - Women's
The Mountain Hardwear Ghost Lite is a simple, effective wind layer lacking in the many bells and whistles of its competitors. While this simplicity appears to have helped keep the price down, the...  read more >
$100

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Breathability - 7 of 10
7
Weather Resistance - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 7 of 10
7
Portability - 9 of 10
9
Features - 4 of 10
4
The North Face Flight RKT
The North Face Flight RKT - Women's
The running jacket category is a bit of wonky one, a category in which we look at a wide array of characteristics, from weight to comfort to fancy runner-friendly features. We spent months getting...  read more >
$160

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Breathability - 7 of 10
7
Weather Resistance - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 7 of 10
7
Portability - 9 of 10
9
Features - 4 of 10
4
Icebreaker Cool-Lite Rush
Icebreaker Cool-Lite Rush
In a world inundated with lightweight wind shells, the Icebreaker Cool-Lite Rush stands out. This was the black sheep of this review, and its fit and feel were quite different than the...  read more >
$170

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Breathability - 9 of 10
9
Weather Resistance - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Portability - 4 of 10
4
Features - 4 of 10
4
Arc'teryx Gaea
As one of only two insulated jackets in this entire review, the Arc'teryx Gaea is a bit of a wild card. We were honestly surprised by how heavy it was, but since Arc'teryx markets it as a running...  read more >
$199

Top Pick Award
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70
Breathability - 7 of 10
7
Weather Resistance - 7 of 10
7
Comfort - 9 of 10
9
Portability - 4 of 10
4
Features - 8 of 10
8
ultimate direction ultra jacket
Ultimate Direction Ultra Jacket V2
We can't help but admit that Ultimate Direction makes some great running products, so we were pretty excited to try out their clothing and see how they stacked up. The Ultra Jacket V2 is an...  read more >
$190

Top Pick Award
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64
Breathability - 5 of 10
5
Weather Resistance - 10 of 10
10
Comfort - 6 of 10
6
Portability - 5 of 10
5
Features - 6 of 10
6
Altra Perfomance Half Zip
Altra Performance Half-Zip - Women's
When we learned that one of our favorite shoe companies, Altra, was venturing into the clothing market, we couldn't wait to see what they would serve up. We're used to quality and durability from...  read more >
$130

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61
Breathability - 6 of 10
6
Weather Resistance - 5 of 10
5
Comfort - 5 of 10
5
Portability - 7 of 10
7
Features - 8 of 10
8
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Salomon Agile
Salomon Agile - Women's
The Salomon Agile is a comfortable, affordable jacket that unfortunately misses the mark on a few crucial categories. Despite decent breathability, its weight and lack of features allowed it to fall...  read more >
$90

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57
Breathability - 6 of 10
6
Weather Resistance - 7 of 10
7
Comfort - 5 of 10
5
Portability - 6 of 10
6
Features - 4 of 10
4
Under Armour Outrun The Storm
Under Armour Outrun The Storm
While on our search for the best budget running jacket, we came across the Under Armour Outrun The Storm. At only $90, we were quickly impressed by its weather resistance. After weeks of testing...  read more >
$90

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Breathability - 6 of 10
6
Weather Resistance - 8 of 10
8
Comfort - 6 of 10
6
Portability - 4 of 10
4
Features - 4 of 10
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Total 12 products tested