Stay Warm With the Best Winter Workout Jackets of 2020

Stay Warm With the Best Winter Workout Jackets of 2020

It can be tough to stay motivated during the colder months — seriously, who likes black ice and rain when you’re trying to get in a 6 a.m. jog? But some new cold-weather gear might just be the fix you need to make those frigid morning workouts happen.

We’ve rounded up our favorite winter workout jackets to keep you safe from the elements, while still lookin’ good — so you can stay warm, cozy, and stylish all season long.

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1. Lululemon Down For It All Jacket

lulu lemon down for it all jacket | winter workout jackets

Whether you’re running errands or just running, this winter workout jacket is a cold-weather wardrobe staple. Made with goose down feathers and PrimaLoft® insulation, it’s lightweight, water-resistant, and super-warm.

Get it at Lululemon.


2. Athleta Rock Ridge PrimaLoft® Coat

athleta rock ridge primaloft jacket | winter workout jackets

The longer hem on this winter workout jacket will keep more of your body protected from the elements when you’re exercising in cold weather. It’s made with lightweight recycled fabric and PrimaLoft® Eco insulation, and it features secure zip pockets for easy storing.

Get it at Athleta.


3. Under Armour Men’s Project Rock Jacket

under armour project rock jacket | winter workout jackets

Dwayne Johnson’s Project Rock collection is designed to “help you find boundaries, then push right through them.” And that includes bad weather! UA Storm technology provides a water-resistant shell, and ColdGear® Infrared lining retains body heat to keep you warm and comfy.

Get it at Under Armour.


4. CRZ YOGA Women’s Winter Flight Bomber Jacket

CRZ YOGA bomber jacket | winter workout jackets

This reversible cropped puffer is stylish enough to wear around town, but also works as a winter workout jacket. The breathable fabric and lightweight filling will take the edge off of a chilly morning walk.

Get it at Amazon.


5. Amazon Essentials Men’s Packable Puffer Jacket

amazon essentials packable jacket | winter workout jackets

While it may not have all the bells and whistles of a high-tech winter workout jacket, this water-resistant puffer will keep you warm and dry when the weather isn’t cooperating with your workout plans. It also packs easily into the included carrying bag for those who are constantly on the go.

Get it at Amazon.


6. Adidas Glam On Plus Size Jacket

adidas glam on plus size jacket | winter workout jackets

Perfect for layering, this water-repelling, quick-drying running jacket is designed to keep you comfortable in any weather. The reflective details add style and extra visibility.

Get it at Adidas.


7. BALEAF Women’s Windproof Winter Jacket

baleaf winter thermal softshell jacket | winter workout jackets

Not looking to spend a fortune on a winter workout jacket? This super-affordable jacket offers wind protection, a splash-resistant outer layer, and a soft fleece interior that keeps you warm and toasty while you’re running, hiking, or cycling on a windy day.

Get it at Amazon.


8. Columbia Women’s Heavenly Hooded Jacket

columbia heavenly hooded jacket | winter workout jackets

This winter workout jacket gets near-perfect reviews for a reason. It’s lightweight and super-soft, so you don’t feel like you’re wearing a bulky parka on your walk — but the synthetic down insulation and thermal reflective technology will keep you surprisingly warm.

Get it at Amazon.

Chelsea Frank


Chelsea Frank was born and bullied in Los Angeles, CA. When she's not performing stand up comedy or crying while doing squats, Chelsea writes about all things health, beauty, and travel. Her work has been featured in Shape, Uproxx, TripSavvy, The Daily Beast, Thrillist, and Reductress, among others. Fun fact: she's traveled to over 50 countries and has gotten sick in pretty much all of them! Follow her on Twitter.