All motorcycle helmets are not the same; Even premium helmets can be heavy. Here is the science behind why the weight of your motorcycle helmet matters every day and why at GetGeared.co.uk we recommend lighter helmets such as helmets made by Lazer.
Warm weather is just around the corner, and with the summer months comes the prospect of ditching sometimes cumbersome winter gloves for something that lends a little more finesse and feel to the fingers. This summer’s motorcycle gloves top 10 list is in association with our friends, Visordown. It contains summer gloves perfect for when […]
Remember the Held Snowflake gloves? Probably not! But let us know if you do or even owned a pair! The Held Snowflake gloves were the spiritual grand fathers/mothers of the Winter motorbike gloves that allow us to ride through the coldest months of the year in comfort now. Check out the short history of which […]
THE BEST WINTER MOTORCYCLE GLOVES Anyone who rides throughout the year, in all weathers, knows the value of having warm hands. It is bad enough for the pillion, but the rider is out there in front, hands extended into the wind, rain and snow. This can cause your hands to become stiff, achy and numb, […]
LOCK IT Lock your bike to something, lock your steering lock and take your keys with you. Motorcycle chains and padlocks are heavy but a great way to make sure your motorcycle is secured to something immovable. Immovable objects are something like a lamp post or a ground anchor. If you’re teaming your motorcycle chain […]
New for 2016 from Held the AeroSec jacket and trousers are a great example of the innovation and technical features that Held are known for. We at GetGeared aren’t the only ones who absolutely love the Held AeroSec jacket and trousers, read the review from MCN below. Held 6641 Aerosec Review from GetGeared
They are simply known as ‘Kevlar jeans’ to most bikers. That simple naming convention hides a vast array of technical innovation and wildly different construction methods to achieve the same thing: combining protection from impact and abrasion with the casual looks of the world’s favourite cotton product. Technically, Kevlar jeans are not Kevlar jeans at […]
Anyone who rides in winter knows the value of having warm hands. The cold can cause your hands to become stiff, achy and numb, which decreases your ability to use the throttle or brakes effectively and safely. And, often not considered enough, a cooling down of your body temperature affects your reaction time and ability […] The post Top 10 Warmest Motorcycle Gloves appeared first on Inspire - GetGeared.co.uk.
Held Gloves – The ‘Secret’ Motorcycle Clothing Brand that makes more than gloves Held make award-winning motorcycle gloves. But, they also make other motorcycle clothing and accessories of exceptional quality. Yet, it’s a brand that many motorcyclists know far too little about. At the very minimum, as a serious biker you will want to know […] The post Held Gloves & Clothing: How this German brand keeps winning prizes [Brand Review] appeared first on Inspire - GetGeared.co.uk.
Looking for an alternative to leathers so you can stay cool in Summer? Being comfortable and casual doesn’t mean you have to compromise on protection anymore. We have put together 10 of the best Kevlar jeans available for motorcyclists in 2016. Whether you ride to the office, into town or are on a tight budget […]