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 […]
Last year we ran our first ever #GreatBritishCarveOff and scores of you got involved! We had some absolutely phenomenal entries and we were absolutely amazed by some of the pumpkin carving talent that clearly exists in our customer base. An entire year has gone by since Nick won with his Pulp Fiction masterpiece [See that […] The post The GetGeared GreatBritishCarveOff 2017 appeared first on Inspire - GetGeared.co.uk.
Our friends at WeBuyAnyBike have put together a few tips you should consider before putting your motorbike up for sell. 1. RESEARCH AND PREPARE! Read up on your motorcycle. Look on popular motorcycle selling sites and get an idea of what your model is selling for, and the quality that is out there at the […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
1. The Alpinestars S-MX 6 Gore-Tex Boots Every part of the Alpinestars S-MX 6 boots have been carefully constructed with passion, so it’s no surprise they have come in first place. From a bio-mechanical outer bracing system to a sole that disperses water, the S-MX 6 boots are everything you would expect from Alpinestars. Other […]
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, […]
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.
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.