2012

Glove review: Alpinestars GP Pro

Glove review: Alpinestars GP Pro

Alpinestars GP Pro gloves, £229.95
 Miles covered/time: 5500/three months What's good? I absolutely love these gloves. This is my second set, and the previous ones lasted me for the best part of...

Glove review: Revit Tarmac

Glove review: Revit Tarmac

Revit Tarmac gloves, £134.99 Miles covered/time: 3000/five months What's good? These have become my go-to pair of gloves; they took a couple of hundred miles to properly bed in, but since then they’ve...

Glove review: Held 2-in-1 Gortex air and dry

Glove review: Held 2-in-1 Gortex air and dry

Held 2-in-1 Gortex air and dry Gloves £134.99 Miles covered/time: 2200/four months What’s good: With the unpredictable weather at the moment, these gloves seemed to be the perfect option. Somewhat...

Glove review: Weise Custom

Glove review: Weise Custom

Weise Custom glove, £34.99 Miles covered/time: 5500/three years What’s good: Since I last reviewed these gloves, just over a year ago, they’ve become my regular mitt of choice, what with the...

Glove review: Alpinestars Techstar off-road

Glove review: Alpinestars Techstar off-road

Alpinestars Techstar off-road gloves, £29.99 Time used: Five months What's good: They’re exceptionally thin, offering a level of feel you can only dream of when wearing road gloves. The venting works...

Glove review: Rukka Apollo

Glove review: Rukka Apollo

Rukka Apollo gloves, £169.99 Miles covered/time: 7000/two years What’s good: These could well be the best gloves I’ve ever worn. Not only are they splendidly comfortable with excellent feel for my...

Glove review: Alpinestars 365 Gore Tex

Glove review: Alpinestars 365 Gore Tex

Alpinestars 365 Gore Tex gloves £169.99 Time used: Three years What’s good: These are the best gloves I’ve ever had. They’re a cross between a lightweight, dextrous racing glove and a warm,...

Alpinestars 365GTX - the best

As has been said, these are reasonably warm summer gloves, but the Gore Tex liner keeps the bulk down and the ventilation good. I wore them (yes, past tense) and wear them (a new pair) year round in Germany, so darn cold and wet all the way to pretty darn warm in summer. 'Wore' because I can report that they keep your hands in one bit when you are sent flying at around 60mph by an overtaking...

Weise Montana gloves

Weise Montana gloves

Weise Montana gloves, £64.99 Miles covered/time: 500/one month What's good: The leather and polyester construction of these gloves is pretty much spot on for this time of year. The leather on the...