“Tested for 18 months and some 31,000kms, leading tours and recceing in India, South Africa, Namibia, Botswana and Swaziland. Temperatures from 42ºC in the Namib Desert, to freezing in the Himalaya. Rain, snow, sand and plenty of river crossings have given these boots a pretty good work-out.” – What’s the verdict? THE GOOD: Once softened […]
WOULD YOU TAKE THESE MOTORCYCLE BOOTS TO NORTHERN INDIA? Real-life product review by Nich Brown from Overland Magazine, travelling through Northern India in the summer of 2015. Fancy a 2-wheeled spin in the Himalayan foothills? Stomp around street markets and sample real Indian cuisine from the side of the road? Arguably, the ideal motorcycle travel […]
It is hard to find a pair of motorcycle boots that are as comfortable as a pair of trainers, But that is exactly what REV’IT! have created. The Grand shoes are constructed from a high-quality full-grain cowhide that is softer, giving it the feeling of a trainer when you´re not riding though still maintaining its […]
Tested for six months and 15,000km, for day-to-day riding, researching new routes and leading adventure tours in South Africa, Swaziland and Lesotho come rain or shine. These boots have waded rivers, crossed scorching, 45-degree deserts, tackled rocky mountain trails and been subjected the several downpours. THE GOOD: My feet, being flat as pancakes and rich […]
The Shoei Neotec II helmet: better, sharper, quieter The new Shoei Neotec II modular helmet is a step up from the original Neotec flip, as you would expect. Named ‘Neotec II’ (or “Neotec 2”), it is an evolution, but also so much more than that. But: How much better can the ‘Evo’ version really be? […] The post Shoei Neotec II Review – 8 things that change & why you should care appeared first on Inspire - GetGeared.co.uk.
HELD WIN BEST TOURING MOTORCYCLE BOOT! Europe’s largest motorcycle magazine, Motociclismo in Italy, tested 13 motorcycle boots.The result? The Held Conan boots (style 8530) won “BEST BOOT”!
The Forma Sahara Boots are different from other touring motorcycle boots on the market. They are a revolutionary product in the world of motorcycle boots, they actually cool your feet as you ride! They have a small tank at the front of the boot which you fill with water. As the water from this tank […]
The timing of the launch of Dr Martens motorcycle boots is perfect! 2014 is the 50-year anniversary of the infamous 1964 Margate beach riots between the ‘Wild Ones’: Mods and Rockers battling each other and the police. These boots are more than a biker boot: these are Dr Martens biker boots Did you grow up […]
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.
When the Alpinestars S-MX 5 motorcycle boots were launched, they immediately became the benchmark street boots for sports bike and naked bike riders. And, it’s not difficult to see why: The protective features had been enhanced with a small rear fin and exaggerated heel shell to protect from Achilles damage; this feature had been taken […]