Protect Your Kids with the Alpinestars Youth Bionic 2 Jacket

Some like to ride their own and some like to ride on the back of yours, but a lot of kids these days are getting into motorcycle riding, so make sure they’re protected. The Alpinestars Youth Bionic 2 Jacket was specifically created with them in mind so let’s take a look.











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Zip Off Sleeves = Versatility in the Icon Hooligan Mesh Street Jersey

Sometimes it’s just too hot for a motorcycle jacket and that’s where the Icon Hooligan Mesh Street Jersey comes into play. Not only is is super lightweight due to the fighter mesh construction, it has sleeves that zip off to allow you to wear it as a short sleeve shirt and still be protected.

Removable Icon Field Armor in the elbows and shoulders, along with a dual density foam back pad keep you safe in case of an accident while durable ballistic impact panels offer abrasion resistance. The relaxed cut in this mens mesh motorcycle jacket, along with integrated flex zones & stretch panels provide you with freedom of movement while in riding position. There are pockets to stash your stuff and this Icon Jacket is available in four colorways. Check out the details in our video review below and if you’re looking for something similar, that has zip off sleeves, take a look at the Fly Racing Black Ops Convertible Jacket or the Klim Inversion Jacket, to see if they are better suited to your riding needs.

A Ladies Leather, Textile & Mesh Hybrid – the Joe Rocket Radar Jacket

Constructed of 1.2mm leather, durable textile and FreeAir™ mesh, the Joe Rocket Radar Womens Jacket is classy and comfortable. With a windproof removable liner, you can adjust to the temps as you’re riding and articulated stretch materials strategically placed throughout allow you freedom of movement when in riding position. CE rated armor in the shoulders and elbows, along with a removable back pad will keep you protected if you happen to have a date with the asphalt.

Cut to specifically fit a womens shape, this Joe Rocket Womens Jacket also has adjustments at the lower back, waist, sleeves and wrists so you can get the perfect fit for you. With several other great features, like pockets and snap loops for attaching your pants, this hybrid ladies motorcycle jacket is perfect for all types of riding. If you’re searching for something a little different, Joe Rocket has a wide selection of great womens motorcycle gear to choose from, like the Joe Rocket Cleo 2.2 Mesh Jacket that is a lightweight summer style. Or check out the Joe Rocket Alter Ego 3.0 Jacket which is a textile jacket that has matching pants so you can be protected head to toe. But if you prefer leather, the new Joe Rocket Trixie Leather Jacket is a sleek, stylish black leather that looks great while cruising down the highway.

The All-Season Olympia Airglide 4 Mesh Tech Jacket for Men & Women

A motorcycle jacket that is versatile enough to wear in almost all weather conditions is a great addition to your gear collection and the Olympia Airglide 4 Mesh Tech Jacket for Men & Women is definitely one to check out. Constructed identical except for the cut, the Olympia Airglide 4 Mesh Tech Jacket for Women has been specifically designed to fit the natural curves of a lady.









To beat the heat, the outer shell has been constructed of a 500 denier Cordura® fabric with integrated ballistic airflow mesh panels that also provide abrasion resistance. If the weather starts to change, the two separate liners which are extremely versatile, can be configured to give you the coverage you need. For cool weather, you can zip the Thermolite liner and the waterproof liner into these Olympia Jackets to get full coverage. Or use just one to adjust to the temps as needed. Plus, the waterproof liner can also be worn by itself as a lightweight jacket and if you want, zip in the second liner to keep the chill off.

For protection you have removable CE Rated Motion Flex Armor in the elbows, shoulders and back, along with Scotchlite® reflective piping all around to keep you visible. The collar and cuffs are lined for comfort, there’s a zipper to attach your favorite riding pants and plenty of pockets for your gear. Adjustments at the cuffs, collar and waist allow you to get a precise fit, especially in this figure flattering Womens Mesh Jacket. Available in four colorways,  we’re sure you will find one to fit your style, but if not check out all the great motorcycle gear from Olympia to find what you’re searching for. Or we have a huge selection of Mesh Jackets for men and women available on our website at Competition Accessories.


Designed for the Street & the Track – the Alpinestars Atem Leather Jacket

If you’re looking for a leather riding jacket that you can wear daily and also on an occasional track day, then the Alpinestars Atem Leather Jacket has been created with your needs in mind. Fully CE certified at the EN13595 Level 1 standard, there is more than enough protection for all your riding needs.

Constructed of a top quality, abrasion resistant 1.3 mm leather, with reinforced impact areas, the leather compliments the armor that’s strategically placed in this Alpinestars Jacket. Designed using MotoGP Technology, it has a perforated aero hump for improved performance, along with stretch panels for comfort when you’re in riding position. Internal CE rated armor in the shoulders & elbows, along with the exclusive external Alpinestars Dynamic Friction Shield protectors, offers superior safety if you happen to skid along the asphalt. Plus there are chest pad compartments with PE padding in this leather jacket for extra protection. A removable security strap helps to keep the jacket on your body in case of an accident, while you have a D-ring waist adjustment, cuff adjustments and neoprene edging for comfort, as well as perforated panels to keep you cool.

So if you’re looking for a jacket that you can take from the street to the track, that offers you plenty of protection in case you kiss the pavement, we’re pretty sure you’re going to like this jacket from Alpinestars. Available in three colorways and seven sizes, we’re sure you’ll find the perfect one for you. Check out the video below to get a better look at this awesome mens leather motorcycle jacket.