GILL FISHING: New Rock Softshell Jacket

GILL Introduces Rock Softshell Jacket at ICAST

New GILL Rock Softshell perfect for layering or everyday wear 


Buford, GA (July 2, 2019) – GILL is proud to announce their new Rock Softshell Jacket, a piece of apparel with loads of style, versatility, and design features specifically for anglers. Perfect for layering underneath other GILL gear or wearing solo, anglers will immediately find the jacket becomes a new everyday companion in diverse situations, both on and off the water. Yes, it’s time to retire that beat-up hoodie and graduate to a far superior piece of apparel.

Although seemingly contradictory, this jacket is both hard as a rock, yet soft, like a softshell should be. This innovative jacket is comprised of a 2-layer stretch softshell fabric with a durable outer face and hi-loft thermal lining, as well as 7% spandex for added flexibility while casting. The Rock Softshell features adjustable cuffs and hem for added comfort and fit as well as a drawcord adjustable hood.

The Gill Rock Softshell Jacket is available in XS-XXL sizing and Ash color. MSRP: $175. www.

Rock Softshell Technology:

  •       2-layer stretch softshell fabric with a durable outer face and hi-loft thermal lining
  •       Durable water repellent finish

Rock Softshell Features/Benefits:

  •       Thermal lined hood with drawcord volume adjustment
  •       Zippered hand warmer pockets
  •       Adjustable cuffs for cold weather protection
  •       Adjustable hem

Fabric Composition:

  •       42% Nylon, 51% Polyester, 7% Spandex

To learn more about Gill’s fishing rainwear and additional apparel, visit



About Gill

Gill was an idea first born on British waters in 1975 by founder Nick Gill, a keen sailor who wanted to create a range of sailing product without compromise; the best fabrics, the best features, the best quality.

Now trusted for over 40 years, Gill has grown into an established technical marine apparel brand meeting consumer needs both on and off the water and continues to combine innovative design with the latest fabric technology to increase the performance of its range.

Distributed around the world to 37 countries and more recently through a global Ecommerce platform Gill remains the number one marine glove brand and its comprehensive product range driven by the well-known Race Ocean jacket (0C1) as well as global best seller the Offshore jacket (0S2) continue to set it apart. More recently Gill introduced the highly successful FG21 Tournament Suit with vortex hood to the North American Fishing market.



Dena Vick

Traditions Media

(501) 749-4575


Noel Vick

Traditions Media

(612) 708-7339

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