Dare 2B Retouch 2010

The Dare 2B Retouch weighs 168g (size L); Ared waterproof and breathable fabric; comes with stuffsack for easy stowage; reflective panels aid safety at night; full-length front zip. But it has no hood; higher price brings better-performing fabric; there are no pockets at all, which restricts usefulness of this jacket.

The Dare 2B Retouch is ideal for running and biking, but other lightweight jackets offer more practical features for walkers.

First published in Trail magazine November 2010