Whether you’re heading to the mountains or heading to work the Foundation Black 5K Snowboard Jacket from 686 will come in handy on chilly days. Crafted using 686’s 100% Polyester InfiniDRY® which was treated with a durable water repellent coating (DWR) to achieve 5,000mm of waterproofing and breathability. 686 gave this jacket a TR (thermal rating) of 4 on their exclusive scale which means that the Foundation jacket is a modern and relaxed fitting water-resistant shell that is roomy enough for layers underneath so you can stay extra warm on cold days boarding. Featured in black with an adjustable drawstring hood, lined handwarmer pockets and an internal media pocket with a headphone port so you can snowboard or walk around the city while listening to your favorite tunes.
Foundation Black 5K Shell Snowboard Jacket from 686.
InfiniDRY® Fabric + DWR: 686’s exclusive 100% polyester outerwear textile is treated with a durable water repellent coating for added defense against moisture.
Waterproof rating 5,000 mm: Moderate water resistance under light pressure, ideal for mild weather.
Breathability 5,000 g/m2: Moderate moisture & temperature management, suitable for resort cruising.
Look and Fit:
Modern Fit: Relaxed and loose for mobility and a layer or two but not baggy or oversized.
Straight bottom hemline.
686 Warmth Index Rating: TR 4 rating is ideal for 20 – 40° F.
Air-Flo™: Mesh-lined zip pit vents.
Critically-taped seams trap out moisture at the most exposed regions.
Adjustable drawstring hood.
Internal media pocket w/ headphone port.
Internal mesh goggle/stash compartment.
Pass pocket on sleeve w/ hook & loop closure.
Adjustable Death Grip™ Cuff.
Full zip-up front closure w/ storm flap.