Runner’s World picks Helium II for running in the rain

By Outdoor Research, 05 March 2013

  • DATE

    05 March 2013


    Outdoor Research

We know rain. We design our gear in Seattle, famous for its moisture-laden skies. When Runner’s World featured the Helium II as one of its Nine Running Jackets for the Rain, they didn’t go far to test it out, running in Portland, Oregon, our neighbor a couple hours’ south.

“I ran in light, steady rain, and in fairly hard rain; this jacket kept me dry throughout both,” the RW tester said.

Read the full review here.

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