River Road Boreal Touch Tec Gloves Review

The River Road Boreal Touch Tec are heavy-duty textile gloves that provide superior protection during colder weather rides. The Boreal gloves feature leather padded palms, and River Road’s all new Touch Tec technology in the fingertips. With it being such a hassle to operate smart phones, or any other touch-screen device while wearing gloves, River Road has designed this feature to allow wearers to easily operate touch-screen electronics with their gloves on. These River Road gloves have a hook-and-loop closure that provides a secure fit. A one year manufacturer’s warranty is included. Check out the River Road Boreal Touch Tec Gloves, River Road gear, and other motorcycle glove options on our website: CompetitionAccessories.com!

Icon Airmada Helmet – New for Fall 2012!

While we were browsing through our monthly stack of moto mags, we came across an all new model of helmet from Icon. The Icon Airmada Helmet looks to be an all new model that boasts improved aerodynamics, lighter weight, and better ventilation. Not to mention some sick new graphics such as the Icon Airmada Stack Helmet Shown above ($260). Stay tuned to our blog, our Competition Accessories Facebook Page, and our website to keep up with the latest gear being released this fall! Icon has not disappointed in the past – we are excited to see what other graphics the new Icon Airmada Helmet will be offered in!

Alpinestars Overland Drystar Gloves Review

The Alpinestars Overland Drystar Gloves are a technical, 100% waterproof Drystar glove that offer breathability and comfort. The Overland gloves have been designed to be worn either over or under jacket sleeves at the rider’s discretion. These Alpinestars gloves have been equipped with their patented finger-bridge to prevent finger separation, and stops protection from twisting around the little finger in the event of a slide. As an added feature, there is a TPR finger stylus incorporated into the gloves for use with bike navigation systems. You can check out the Alpinestars Overland Drystar Gloves, Alpinestars gear, and other motorcycle glove options on our website: CompetitionAccessories.com!

River Road Scout Jacket Review

The River Road Scout Jacket is made of premium, heavy-weight leather, with stretch panels under the arms and on the sides that provide freedom of movement and a flexible fit. The Scout Jacket has two, front ports that reveal perforated leather to let air into the jacket, circulate around the torso, and exit through rear exhaust vents. The sleeve cuffs of the jacket have a two-way zipper to regulate air through mesh gussets. This River Road leather jacket has plenty of storage options to choose from. Concealed under it’s front chest pockets are multiple compartments that make it easy to carry any necessities. The jacket liner is a fully sleeved, snap-out liner that reflects body heat inward and allows humidity to escape; providing maximum warmth with minimal bulk. The Scout jacket comes with a thermal neck wrap that extends up the neck and chin, and can be easily stored back into the jacket when not in use. The interior of both the jacket shell and the liner have a cell phone pocket on the left side and a map/cargo pocket on the right side. Additional internal storage is located, chest-high, just inside the left placket (a perfect place for wallet storage).As an added convenience, there is an interior bungee lanyard with a metal clip that can be used as a key holder. For protection, the Scout jacket has CE rated armor in the shoulders and elbows. There is also an EVA foam back pad. For increased visibility, the jacket has reflective tape on the front and back of the jacket. For comfort, the collar has been finished with a soft, smooth padded tipping. This jacket comes with a 2 year manufacture’s warranty. Check out the River Road Scout Jacket, River Road gear, and other mens leather motorcycle jacket options on our website: CompetitionAccessories.com!

Alpinestars Jet Road Gore Tex Gloves Review

Alpinestars has recently released their new gear line featuring several new products. The Alpinestars Jet Road Gore Tex Gloves are just one of the latest Alpinestars glove designs. This technical twin-layer wrist Gore Tex glove has been designed to enclose jacket sleeves for weather protection and comfort. A water drain eyelet has been placed in the outer cuff layer as an additional weather defense. Like many of their other new glove designs, the Jet Road Gore Tex gloves have been incorporated with Alpinestars’ patented finger-bridge to prevent finger separation an stops protection from twisting around the little finger in the event of impact slide. If you’ve ever tried operating a navigation system while wearing your riding gloves, you know how frustrating it can be at times. Because of this, Alpinestars has built a TPR finger stylus into the Jet Road Gore Tex gloves for easy GPS operation. A helmet visor wipe strip has also been mounted on the left thumb of the gloves. Check out the Alpinestars Jet Road Gore Tex Gloves, Alpinestars gear, and other motorcycle glove options on our website: CompetitionAccessories.com!