Boots

  • Product review: TCX RT-Race waterproof boots

    14 October 2017 by Tim Thompson

    Product review: TCX RT-Race waterproof boots

    4000 miles and four months on, here’s how I’ve been getting on with the TCX RT-Race waterproof boots. What’s good? These are the black-only, waterproof version of the RT-Race, and share the same...

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  • Product review: W2 Adria-SR Road Boots

    24 September 2017 by Simon Brown

    Product review: W2 Adria-SR Road Boots

    I've covered around 750 miles in two months with these W2 Adria-SR Road boots that I'm testing. Here’s how I've been getting on with them.  What’s good? Italian brand W2 might not be that well...

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  • Product review: TCX Spoke waterproof boots

    02 September 2017 by Oli Rushby

    Product review: TCX Spoke waterproof boots

    I tested these TCX Spoke waterproof boots (RRP £119.99) over four months, covering 4000 miles. Here's how I got on... What’s good? These are among the most comfortable boots I’ve worn. I’ll happily...

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  • Product review: TCX Street Ace WP

    22 July 2017 by Tim Thompson

    Product review: TCX Street Ace WP

    Tim Thompson, MCNs Head of Content has been using the TCX Street Ace WP boots for a couple of months now, here’s how he’s found them… What’s good? Boots like this are always going to feel like a...

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  • Product review: TCX Hero waterproof boots

    08 July 2017 by Emma Franklin

    Product review: TCX Hero waterproof boots

    I tested these TCX Hero waterproof boots (£169.99), in vintage Brown, for three months across 2500 miles.  Here's how I got on... What’s good? These boots were a great fit straight out...

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  • Review: Sidi X-3 Xtreme boots

    05 July 2017 by Jordan Gibbons

    Review: Sidi X-3 Xtreme boots

    I've been wearing the £289.99 Sidi X-3 Xtreme boots for four months now, and this is how they've held up. What’s good? I’ve got a bad left ankle from an old rugby injury, so finding boots that offer...

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  • Product review: Alpinestars S-MX6 boots

    28 May 2017 by Andy Calton

    Product review: Alpinestars S-MX6 boots

    Time tested: One year/1500 miles Price: £179.99  What’s good? These boots had a tough act to follow. I’ve used the TCX RS-2s for a few years and loved them so much I really didn’t want to let...

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  • Product review: Rokker Urban Racer boots

    09 May 2017 by Andy Davidson

    Product review: Rokker Urban Racer boots

    MCN tested these Rokker Urban Racer boots (£299) over three months and 500 miles. Here's how we got on... What’s good about these motorcycle boots? These handmade Rokker Urban Racer boots are...

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  • Product review: TCX Rush Waterproof boots

    20 March 2017 by Emma Franklin

    Product review: TCX Rush Waterproof boots

    “They’re ideal if you spend your time flying across town with the hems of your protective riding jeans flapping in the breeze.”  Time tested two months/1500 miles Price £99.99 What’s good These...

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  • Alpinestars Faster 2 Waterproof shoes

    18 March 2017 by Michael Neeves

    Alpinestars Faster 2 Waterproof shoes

    We put a pair of Alpinestars Faster 2 boots through their paces. 5000-miles later here's what we thought... Time tested 5000 miles Price £114 What’s good? These are my go-to footwear for the time when...

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  • Falco Eso LX 2.1 Italy boots

    29 January 2017 by Freddie Paul

    Falco Eso LX 2.1 Italy boots

    Falco Eso LX 2.1 Italy boots £220   Tester Freddie Paul, MCN Sport contributor Time tested Five months/3000 miles  What’s good? They’ve been to Austria and back, and done daily...

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  • Forma Adventure boots become firm favourite

    30 December 2016 by James Archibald

    Forma Adventure boots become firm favourite

    Time tested: 6 months/15,000 miles What’s good? These are, without doubt, the most comfortable motorcycle boots that I have worn. They’re rugged and have seen me through plenty of miles this year. The...

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  • RiDE Review: Altberg Roadrunner

    25 November 2016 by RiDE Reviews

    RiDE Review: Altberg Roadrunner

    Traditional-looking boots, with nothing to grab the eye and no novelties that leap out of the spec sheet. But they work, and feel like they’ll keep on working forever. We’ve been wearing these for six...

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  • RiDE Review: Sidi Armada GoreTex

    04 November 2016 by RiDE Reviews

    RiDE Review: Sidi Armada GoreTex

    Excellent boots with more going on than meets the eye. Velcro flap over the zip can be removed to put the boots into a more summery mode. There’s a stretchy top panel at the rear, and an elasticated...

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  • RiDE Review: Daytona Road Star GTX

    01 November 2016 by RiDE Reviews

    RiDE Review: Daytona Road Star GTX

    Lower than other touring boots, these heavily built Daytonas are instantly comfortable. The calf width is adjustable, and there’s the choice of a wide fitting at no extra cost. They’re good to walk in...

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  • Spada Pilgrim riding shoes review (£99.99)

    04 October 2016 by Simon Brown

    Spada Pilgrim riding shoes review (£99.99)

    What’s good about the Spada Pilgrim riding shoes? These look great. When you ride a retro like my Ducati Scrambler it seems daft turning up with full-on boots, but wearing footwear that’s not designed...

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  • TCX Lady X-Boulevard boots review (£139.99)

    20 September 2016 by Alison Silcox

    TCX Lady X-Boulevard boots review (£139.99)

    What’s good about the TCX Lady X-Boulevard boots? From first wear these have been comfortable, both on and off the bike, taking very little breaking in. I’m riding a Harley-Davidson Street 750 this...

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  • Held waterproof overboots review (£29.99)

    09 September 2016 by Tim Thompson

    Held waterproof overboots review (£29.99)

    What’s good about the Held waterproof overboots? It’s summer, so you’re wearing summer boots – vented ones, I’d guess, perhaps a tad racy and certainly without a waterproof membrane. Then it rains and...

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  • Dainese Latemar Gore-Tex boots review (£270)

    08 September 2016 by Andy Downes

    Dainese Latemar Gore-Tex boots review (£270)

    What’s good about the Dainese Latemar Gore-Tex boots? These waterproof boots saw me through a cold and very wet winter of riding with no issues at all. They were comfortable immediately and even in...

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  • Alpinestars S-MX Plus boots review (£259.99)

    05 September 2016 by Richard Newland

    Alpinestars S-MX Plus boots review (£259.99)

    What’s good about the Alpinestars S-MX Plus boots? I’ve worn Alpinestars Supertech R boots ever since the Italian firm released them, and despite trying several other brands and boots down the years,...

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  • Product Review: Aldi Touring Boots (£29.99)

    05 July 2016 by Simon Relph

    Product Review: Aldi Touring Boots (£29.99)

    What’s good about the Aldi Touring Boots? The value for money! If you need a pair of boots to keep your feet warm and dry, but don’t have a lot of money, then these are just the ticket. They’re light...

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  • Product Review: Sidi ST Air (£274.99)

    03 June 2016 by Andy Davidson

    Product Review: Sidi ST Air (£274.99)

    What’s good about the Sidi ST Air? I got these Sidi boots for a long jaunt to Spain last year, in 30oC heat the ventilation system worked brilliantly and my feet were left cool and dry while my...

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  • Product Review: Gaerne GP1 boots (£249.99)

    25 April 2016 by Liam Marsden

    Product Review: Gaerne GP1 boots (£249.99)

    What’s good about the Gaerne GP1 boots? These are some of the comfiest boots I’ve worn straight out of the box. They’re not too stiff and required little bedding in. Despite the fact they’re race...

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  • Product Review: Sidi Roarr boots (£199.99)

    29 March 2016 by Emma Franklin

    Product Review: Sidi Roarr boots (£199.99)

    What’s good about the Sidi Roarr? A good halfway house between a full-on track boot and a road boot, the Roarr are beautifully made and boast features like replaceable toesliders, slide vents, and...

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  • Rev’it Royale H2O boots

    07 March 2016 by Andy Davidson

    Rev’it Royale H2O boots

    What’s good about the Rev’IT Royale H2O? Apparently these are motorcycle boots! But they don’t look like them; they’re super-stylish, very well made, lightweight and sophisticated – unlike most casual...

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  • Product Review: Sidi ST Gore boots (£314.99)

    22 February 2016 by Liam Marsden

    Product Review: Sidi ST Gore boots (£314.99)

    What’s good about the Sidi ST Gore? I always have trouble finding boots that fit well, because I have laughably thin calves. These Sidis are the only boots I’ve found so far that can fit securely...

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  • Dainese Axial Pro In boots (£379.99)

    22 January 2016 by Tim Thompson

    Dainese Axial Pro In boots (£379.99)

    What’s good about the Dainese Axial Pro In? These race boots walk a fine line between feel and substance, and do it perfectly. They are stiff in the right places (laterally and in a twisting motion)...

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