Ross Down Gilet

The Ross is Shackleton’s seasonally transcending down gilet. This close-fitting, versatile gilet provides exceptional protection from the elements due to its 100% recycled Japanese ripstop shell fabric, and its 850-fill power 90/10 RDS-certified insulation.

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Colour: Black

Operating Range:

Suitable for use between -3°C and 15°C. Effective and versatile down insulation which keeps you warm in autumn and spring. Assumes the use of a sweater or base layer in colder temperatures.


Fabric is treated with a C0 durable water repellent finish, making it resistant to light rain and drizzle.


Fabric has extremely high breathability rating of 2.8 RET, letting water vapour escape while keeping warmth in.

The Ross combines serious outdoor performance credentials with rugged good looks to make for a tough and versatile technical gilet that you’ll wear all year round.

The shell is built from 100% recycled Japanese mini ripstop fabric, which is highly windproof, whilst the 850-fill power 90/10 RDS-certified insulation delivers serious warmth retention. The sculpted silhouette is flattering to form, with ergonomic baffles and arm holes designed for easy range of movement. The baffle construction consists of a mixture of 6cm and 3cm baffle depths allowing for better movement.

Micro fleece collar improves comfort, and four external zipped pockets carry a weighty payload when required.

Performing as both a mid-weight piece of outerwear, the Ross Gilet is also a versatile mid-layer meaning it can be combined with heavy duty parkas and waterproofs to extend its expedition-grade protection.


850 fill power. Down is the most effective natural insulator in the textile industry.


Down fill is made up of 90% down, 10% feather.


All down is RDS (Responsible Down Standard) certified. You can access a Down Tracking System via the swing ticket in each jacket which contains a code to be entered here.


The shell, lining and pocket bags are constructed of 100% recycled materials, an ultra-lightweight 42g/m² fabric.


Fabric is bluesign® certified, the standard for environmentally friendly and sustainable materials.

Performance fit down gilet designed to be worn as a standalone gilet over a base layer or as a layering piece underneath a heavier parka.
Duncan (Black) is 6,1" with 40" chest and 34" waist and is wearing a size M.
John (Bronze) is 6,0" with 40" chest and 33" waist and is wearing a size M.
Steven (Pewter) is 6,1" with 40" chest and 32" waist and is wearing a size M.
Duncan (Navy) is 6,0" with 40" chest and 34" waist and is wearing a size M.

Engineered for extremes, Shackleton products are manufactured by expert partners using world-class high performance fabrics and materials. We stand behind every product we sell: each one has been extensively field tested and every finished item is subject to a series of individual checks before it reaches you.

All Shackleton outerwear products are fully warranted to the original owner against defects in materials and workmanship for a period of three years from the date of purchase.

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Enjoy complimentary standard shipping on all orders.



- Please allow 7-10 working days for delivery of your order.

Please note, for shipments to the USA you maybe required to provide your SSN number for US Customs clearance.


Buying from Shackleton couldn’t be easier. Enjoy the comfort of trying on at your own home and if it doesn’t match your needs, you can conveniently return your order within 30 days of the date of your purchase through our Returns Portal. To be eligible for a return or exchange, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it.

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Machine wash 30 gentle cycle

Do not bleach

Tumble dry cool

Do not dry clean

Do not iron

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