The reason the title is "great jacket for EXPERIENCED skier or snowboarder" is because this is a light weight jacket meant for people on the slopes that can ski or snowboard well and have an idea of what he or she is doing. If you are a beginner looking for a jacket don't purchase a light weight...
Product Information : Light Free Snowboard Jacket Men
Manufacturer's product description
The FREE Mens Snowboard jacket from Light Board corp. This amazing snowboard and ski jacket from LBC offers super high protection with 18,000 waterproof and breathability level material which means you can simply go riding whenever you want, whatever the conditions. This jacket is only topped by LBC's Swindle jacket which is the top of the range.