Gloves (June 2017)

  • MCN readers rate their summer gloves

    15 June 2017 by MCN News

    MCN readers rate their summer gloves

    High-mileage members of our #ride5000mile Facebook group rate the kit they rely on most Knox Handroid £199 Daniel Storey Rides Triumph Tiger Used for Six years “Knox Handroids are the best...

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  • RiDE review: Alpinestars Valparaiso Drystar

    10 June 2017 by RiDE reviews

    RiDE review: Alpinestars Valparaiso Drystar

    Textile glove is CE marked, with a hard knuckle, leather/suede fingers and palm, with pinky and ring fingers connected. Sealed well against draughts and was totally dry. Feel is excellent but could be...

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  • RiDE review: Richa Hurricane GTX

    09 June 2017 by RiDE Reviews

    RiDE review: Richa Hurricane GTX

    These CE-marked Gore-Tex textile gloves have hard knuckle protectors, squidgy scaphoid armour and leather palms and fingers. The thin lining means good feel, at the expense of a little warmth but...

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  • RiDE review: BMW 2-in1 gloves

    08 June 2017 by RiDE reviews

    RiDE review: BMW 2-in1 gloves

    Almost identical to the Held Air n Dry gloves, bar the BMW branding and a bit less ventilation – which just knocks hot-weather performance back a fraction. If you don’t mind the BMW branding, the £36...

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  • RiDE review: Held Air n Dry gloves

    07 June 2017 by RiDE reviews

    RiDE review: Held Air n Dry gloves

    Well-armoured two-chamber textile/leather gloves are fine on cool days and great on hot days, with vents on top and a perforated palm. Totally dry, with great feel and comfort. Not the warmest...

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  • RiDE review: Tuzo Blitz gloves

    06 June 2017 by RiDE reviews

    RiDE review: Tuzo Blitz gloves

    Chunky leather glove is CE marked, with hard knuckle armour and a soft scaphoid protector. Has separate cuff and wrist straps. Passed all our waterproof tests. The tester said the liner gets sweaty...

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  • RiDE review: Furygan Quartz gloves

    05 June 2017 by RiDE reviews

    RiDE review: Furygan Quartz gloves

    This CE-approved textile glove has a hard knuckle protector, with a wrist strap to secure it and a zip to adjust the fit of the cuff. It’s comfy and feel is good. It’s waterproof and has a plush...

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