Super-lighweight rain top, that has lot's of useful features despite it's incredibly low weight. Ideal for runners and racers who want more protection than a windshirt.
The Men's VapourLight Hyper Smock 2.0 is designed specifically with trail runners in mind. The updated jacket sets a new level as the worlds lightest waterproof jacket weighing just 75g (size large).
Driven by improvements from our athletes, every aspect of design is considered from using exclusive ultra-lightweight seam tape to a closer fitting hood with a tab down feature to reduce weight and eliminate flapping. Not to mention this innovative piece now comes with a chest pocket making it even more useful for everyday adventure. Whether you're racing ultra-marathons or just after that extremely lightweight trail piece this smock has everything that you need and nothing that you don't.
Berghaus' VapourLight Hyper Smock is a super minimalist waterproof smock. This is made for runners and racers, it gives full waterproof protection at the weight of a windshirt.
The fabric is seriously light, not really suitable for carrying a pack for extended times with, but it excels in the area it was designed for, fast & light.
It has a quality construction with reinforced areas where it needs it. Berghaus haven't scrimped on the features either, there's an ingenious pocket welded on to the front of the top that incoporates the main zipper as the opening. A proper storm flap behind the zip to stop any ingress of water through the zip. Elasticated wrists, waist & hood remove the need for adjustable cord & there is a reinforced peak on the hood which gives it a bit more structure.
This is a super-lightweight waterproof and for the right end-user it is the lightest thing you're going to get. With its amazing features and design it's a marvel of current fabric and manufacturing technology.
- Reviewed by Ultralight Outdoor Gear
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