Jacket Guide

Whatever the weather, Rapha has a jacket for it

In foul weather the first line of defence for a cyclist is a jacket. Rapha’s collection of outerwear has been developed with input from the highest levels of professional cycling and uses the very best in fabrics and manufacturing technology to ensure maximum, lasting protection. View the women’s Jacket Guide.

Deep Winter Protection

The toughest jackets to cope with the worst of the weather.

Pro Team Long Sleeve Shadow Jersey

The protection of a jacket, the fit of a jersey. Our revolutionary Shadow technology with long sleeves. Incredibly breathable with high rain protection.

Condition: Wet
Packability: No
Pockets: Three rear; one zipped valuables pocket

Pro Team Softshell Jacket

A heavyweight softshell which delivers maximum weather protection along with breathability and insulation.

Condition: Wet
Packability: No
Pockets: Three rear; one zipped valuables pocket

Classic Winter Jacket

The Classic Winter jacket combines waterproofing with comfort and breathability.

Condition: Wet
Packability: No
Pockets: Three rear; one zipped valuables pocket

Special Edition Winter Jacket

A super-limited version of the new Classic Winter jacket, in a colourway that takes its cues from early cycling jersey designs, with three horizontal bands of graduating colours.

Condition: Wet
Packability: No
Pockets: Three rear; one zipped valuables pocket

Pro Team Training Jacket

Fleece-backed softshell breathability and a DWR (Durable Water Repellant) coating provide all the comfort of a jersey with added protection for changeable winter conditions.

Condition: Dry
Packability: No
Pockets: Three rear; one zipped valuables pocket

Winter Protection

The essential outer layer for when the weather turns on a cold day.

Rain Jacket

Solid protection against hefty downpours. A jacket to always have on standby.

Condition: Wet
Packability: Yes
Pockets: One zipped valuables pocket

Pro Team Race Cape

Rain protection without spoiling performance. Developed with input from professional riders.

Condition: Wet
Packability: Yes
Pockets: One zipped pocket to left side

Core Rain Jacket

Protection from the wet with taped seams and a waterproof zip. Light enough to pack away.

Condition: Wet
Packability: Yes
Pockets: None

Brevet Insulated Jacket

An extremely lightweight yet insulating jacket that packs down easily and provides breathable protection from the elements.

Condition: Dry
Packability: Yes
Pockets: None

Hooded Rain Jacket

Waterproof for when it gets wet while riding in the city and light enough to tuck in a bag.

Condition: Wet city riding
Packability: Yes
Pockets: Two zipped front pockets

Reversible Wind Jacket

Insulated for warmth, with hi-vis chest bands on the reverse side for safer city riding.

Condition: Dry city riding
Packability: Yes
Pockets: Two zipped front pockets

Lightweight Transfer Jacket

An insulated layer for travelling between rides or when out in the city. Insulated and lightweight.

Condition: Dry city riding
Packability: Yes
Pockets: Two zipped front pockets

Wool Wind Jacket

Constructed from Japanese wool with a DWR treatment and a sharp modern cut for the city, with added windproofing to the chest.

Condition: Dry city riding
Packability: No
Pockets: Two zipped front; one internal chest pocket

Cool Protection

When it’s blowing a gale, a windproof jacket keeps the bulk down and the breeze out.

Pro Team Lightweight Wind Jacket

Wind protection with a race fit. Takes the edge off chilly early starts and alpine descents.

Condition: Dry
Packability: Yes
Pockets: None

Classic Wind Jacket

A light, stowable jacket. Ideal for keeping out unwelcome breezes on alpine descents.

Condition: Dry
Packability: Yes
Pockets: One zipped valuables pocket

Pack Jacket

Formidable protection against adverse weather in the city and so light that it tucks into its own pouch.

Condition: Wet city riding
Packability: Yes
Pockets: Two zipped front pockets

Track Jacket

Merino zip-front jacket for the city, with a varsity cut and a windproof softshell panel to the front.

Condition: Dry city riding
Packability: No
Pockets: Two zipped front pockets