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You ask/you answer: How much safety gear do I really need?

Published: 23 May 2012

Updated: 20 November 2014

When I got my first big bike last year I bought an armoured jacket and trousers and decent gloves and boots.

The problem is they are really hot and uncomfortable when the sun comes out. How much safety gear do I really need?

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