Lightweight Horse Riding Jackets

lightweight horse riding jackets

Lightweight Horse Riding Jackets

We all know horse riding is a hot and sweaty sport. With the changing seasons, we turn our attention to lightweight horse riding jackets that’ll help keep the elements out, at the same time as being comfortable and stylish.

Here’s a selection of the latest, and most popular lightweight horse riding jackets that we think are worth your consideration.

Our favourite this spring …

 LeMieux Skyla Softshell Jacket Aubergine

LeMieux Skyla Softshell Jacket Aubergine

Sleek and on-trend, the LeMieux Skyla Softshell Jacket will do more than turn heads this spring. The super stylish, and lightweight jacket is made of a clever softshell fabric that is breathable, water-resistant, moisture-wicking, stretchy AND dirt-repellent!

Colour: Aubergine
Sizes: UK8 – 16


Priced at £70.00,


A popular choice for men

Ariat Men’s Team Softshell Jacket

The Ariat Team Softshell Jacket is perfect for those days when the weather is unpredictable due to the waterproof and windproof outer and micro-fleece inner.

The jacket also offers a two-way zip, which is ideal for adjusting when in the saddle. The inner fleece retains the warmth whilst remaining breathable to help keep the wearer cool.

Ariat branding on the chest and sleeve.

Colour: Blue/red
Sizes: S – XXL


Priced at £120.00, Naylors

Comfortable AND lightweight

HyFASHION Active Rider Flex Jacket

A lightweight, flexible jacket with two way zip making it ideal for adjustability when riding. Designed to keep out the cold without overheating.

Two zipped pockets to the front, with a high collar. Long arms with thumb hole to keep cuff from ‘riding’ up. Machine washable, quick to dry fabric.

Colours: Black or Navy
Sizes: XS, S, M, L, XL

Priced at £47.99, Viovet

Super stylish and practical


John Whitaker Legend Zip-Up Jacket

John Whitaker Legend Zip-Up Jacket

A sporty, yet elegant softshell jacket from John Whitaker International that is lightweight and breathable. The stand-up collar helps keep your neck warm, while the two-way zip allows for adjustability in the saddle. Subtle branding finishes off the sophisticated look.

Colour: Black or burgundy
Sizes: UK6-14

Priced at £60,

Great for hi-viz and super lightweight

Trespass Women’s Lumi Active Jacket

The Trespass women’s Lumi active jacket ticks the box for essential hi-vis wear due to the highly reflective outer material. Great for layering up and hacking out, the coat benefits from a Tricot chin guard, zipped pockets and elasticated wrists.

Colour: silver reflective with pink edging
Sizes: XXS – XXL

Priced at £28.49, Amazon


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