Waterproof trousers The lower half of the body can be dampened quickly when cold, wet conditions set in, and this affects walking through rough grass or from water lying on the fairways. Most waterproof trousers will have elastic waistlines so they can be worn easily over golfing trousers .
Best Golf Waterproofs FootJoy HydroKnit Pullover. Image credit: FootJoy. Ping Downton Jacket . Image credit: Ping. Galvin Green Apollo Jacket . Image credit: Galvin Green. Puma Ultradry Jacket . Image credit: Puma. Under Armour Stormproof Rain Jacket . Galvin Green Andy Trousers. Callaway StormGuard Waterproof Jacket . FootJoy HLV2 Rain Jacket .
As long as it’s not too cold out, I usually show up to play golf in the rain wearing shorts. I then put my rainpants over them, which is a helluva lot more comfortable than wearing rain pants over slacks or worse, a pair of chinos or jeans . It’s also way less hassle.
The best waterproof golf trousers that you’ll be happy to wear come rain or shine. Galvin Green Nevan waterproof golf trousers. Ping Vision waterproof golf trousers. Under Armour ColdGear Infrared Showdown waterproof golf trousers. Sunderland s. Stromberg Weatherlite waterproof golf trousers. IT’S CHRISTMAS!
While water resistant , they are not waterproof . GORE – TEX ® garments are waterproof , breathable, and windproof. Both fabrics are extremely durable.
The glove’s ability to bond to your hand and the club’s grip when both are wet is the key. Worn dry, rain gloves wiggle a bit in your hand as you play; when they get wet , the material expands and molds to your hands.
Firstly, and crucially, good waterproof trousers should also be breathable (a balance I clearly hadn’t struck with my first pair). Waterproofing can either come in the form of a coating or as a membrane. Most companies have their own form of coating and these are usually very similar to each other.
Summary of the best waterproof pants in 2020
|Patagonia Torrentshell Pants||H2No||264g / 9.3oz|
|Outdoor Research Helium Rain Pants||Pertex Shield||152g / 5.4oz|
|Mountain Hardwear Exponent Waterproof Pant||VaporDry||199 g / 7oz|
|Arc ‘teryx Zeta LT Pants||GoreTex||329g / 11.6oz|
Not only will they keep your legs dry, but they will add an extra layer of protection to keep your skin unscathed and unscratched. In the end, you may not use waterproof pants for every adventure. Investing in a quality waterproof pant can ensure long-lasting protection on future adventures.
Remember, while you want a good fit at the waist, the pants themselves should be a bit loose to let air circulate. Also keep in mind, that you will be wearing your hiking boots with your rain pants and they are generally bulky enough so keep that in your thoughts too, your rain pants will need to fit over them.
How to Play Golf in the Rain An umbrella: Pack one of those big golf umbrellas. Good rain gear: Jackets, pants, and headwear designed to be worn in the rain . Dry gloves: If you wear gloves, keep a few in plastic bags in your golf bag. Dry towels: Keep several dry towels in your bag because the one you have outside will get wet sooner or later.