8 Lightweight Running Jackets (Slideshow)

When the rain won’t go away, these jackets will keep you dry on your run.

Athletic companies have designed lightweight, water-repellant running jackets to keep you dry on your run.

For many gym-goers, the sight of one raindrop is enough to drive us indoors to the nearest treadmill. But when that’s not an option—or when you just can’t stomach another indoor run—a great running jacket can help. Athletic apparel companies have designed truly comfortable, lightweight jackets that won’t weigh you down and, most important, will keep you from looking and feeling like a wet dog.