Soft shell jackets and trousers are more breathable but less water and wind resistant than hardshell materials. , They are more flexible, and generally more durable than hardshells, and more wind and water resistance than fleece alone. Quick drying fabrics with mesh and fleece linings offer high breathability and a comfortable stretch fit. Jackets are offered with or without hoods. Soft shell styles are available in men’s or unisex vests, jackets and salopettes (trousers that cover the chest and fit over and around the shoulders).