Choosing the right motorcycle boots may seem a bit overwhelming, there are hundreds upon hundreds of options to choose from. Balancing style, protection, and comfort are all part of the process. Knowing what kind of riding you plan on doing and the weather you expect to encounter are other considerations. In this guide we show some examples of different boots you can buy, and what makes them work for different situations. Have a question? Leave a comment below and we’ll do our best to steer you in the right direction!
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Boots in this category are available in both waterproof and non-waterproof, although the waterproofing will only work if you have good waterproof pants on that will not allow any water to come in over the top of the low top boots. For hot weather, several boots in this category are very well vented. The main advantage to this style of motorcycle boots is they are quick and easy to put on, and most of them are very comfortable off the bike as well. These are a great way to stay comfortable on more casual rides around town, or even commuting. While they certainly have more protection that regular shoes, they aren’t quite as protective as a full motorcycle boot. Lack of ankle support and shin protection are their main shortcomings.
Whether you are racing motorcycles for fun or doing some serious motocross the Vega 12 O’Clock Sport Boots are made tough and will withstand the beating you give them on the track.
To keep you well protected, there are a multitude of safety areas integrated within these motorcycle racing boots. Cool looking, these boots are made with tough thermoplastic and top quality leather uppers with a reinforced leather ankle, along with a molded shift guard, replaceable toe sliders and supportive molded heel cups. The Vega 12 O’Clock Sport Boots have a contoured padded foot bed, along with a padded interior and articulated instep, provide you with the flexibility you need to ride and the support you want. From the sturdy rubber soles, to the top edge of the boots, is a distance of 9″ in height and sports velcro & zip closures to keep them nice and tight while racing at top speeds.
So check out these and all the other racing boots we offer on our website today. If you have any questions or comments, let us know, we love to hear your feedback.
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