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Boot Review: Alpinestars Gore-Tex CR-4

Alpinestars Gore-Tex CR-4 £149.99

Time tested: 20,000 miles/ 6+ years

What’s good? As you can tell by the state of my Alpinestars boots they’ve had a hard life, but survived some real abuse. I occasionally wear them on the bike in summer, especially if I’m riding something under 250cc like a Honda CBR125 or scooter for example, but they’ve also had a tough life away from bikes including three very wet, muddy Glastonbury festivals. They are comfortable, like a good hiking boot and robust enough to be used on the bike. They have added protection over a normal boot such as a metal shank in the heel and arch area.

What’s not? My old style boot has been replaced by the CR-4 Gore-Tex, which is just as comfortable and robust. they’re expensive but you get what you pay for and my old boots survived six years of serious abuse, which I think is good value.


Rating: 5/5

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