Southern Ocean Jacket

Size Guide

  • Constructed in GORE-TEX® Pro
  • Innovative TightWeave™ face fabric
  • Extreme 9" ocean collar and hood design for the ultimate protection from hammering waves
  • 2-way AquaGuard® front zip with storm guard system, ensuring water is kept out whilst enjoying the comfort of a jacket
  • Extra long 95cm back length to provide additional waterproof protection
  • 4DL™ reinforced seat; robust reinforcement with no water absorption
  • Articulation panel for enhanced freedom of movement
  • Oversize fit to allow for additional middle layer garments
  • Clean design to minimise snagging
  • Reflective print which allows the wearer to be seen in low light situations
  • External Hypalon hang loop for stowage


  • 100% polyamide


  • All zips and Velcro fastenings should be secured before laundering
  • Machine wash warm 40°C/104°F using liquid detergent, rinse twice
  • Do not use powder detergent, fabric softener or bleach
  • Line Dry or Tumble Dry low
  • Once Dry, tumble dry for 20 minutes more or iron warm (max sole plate temperature 150°C, not on any trims) to reactivate water-repellent treatment
  • If dry cleaned, request clean distilled hydrocarbon solvent and water repellent treatment
  • Do not iron on any trims

Tested by experts at North Sails and with Vendée Globe sailors, featuring all the clever elements you would expect in kit designed for sailors, by sailors. Constructed in GORE-TEX® Pro and an innovative TightWeave™. In addition, the Southern Ocean Jacket benefits from North Sails' game-changing 4DL seat reinforcement - a robust, non-water absorbing reinforcement that is laminated directly on the face fabric.