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LEATT ANNOUCES 2022 FULL LINE OF MOTO GEAR

Leatt has just announced their full line of 2022 moto related riding gear,  you might be surprised with some of the changes and brand new technology being used. The 2022 gear range includes the 5.5 and 4.5 Jersey and Pants, as well as two all new kits emerging this year.  The 4.5 Enduro Jersey, 4.5 […]

LEATT 4.5 ENDURO BOOTS PRODUCT REVIEW

PRODUCT: The new Leatt 4.5 Enduro boots are more budget-oriented but use many of the same features as the higher-end 5.5 FlexLock boots. Developed with help from Jonny Walker, the sole features a specific pattern and compound for assistance when you are walking or pushing the bike in nasty conditions. The top of the boot […]

BODY PROTECTION: LEATT HERITAGE VIDEO SERIES EPISODE THREE

The Leatt Heritage video series continues with episode 3 that is focused on how Leatt’s Protection Range has evolved over time as they continue to improve and produce the most protective yet comfortable products for their customers to use. If you missed episode two check it out here.   “The DNA of Leatt is really one […]

NECK BRACES : LEATT HERITAGE VIDEO SERIES

“So, I’ve got no qualms with taking a product off the market or just terminating its design and iterative process – if we believe that, that product is not safe and you wouldn’t put it on your child” Dr Chris Leatt The Leatt neck brace is a product, designed to reduce the risk of severe […]

PRODUCT TEST: LEATT 8.5 V21 HELMET

PRODUCT: The Leatt 8.5 V21 is an all-new helmet that is ECE- and DOT-certified and features a composite shell with brain-injury-reduction technology built in. The helmet uses 360º Turbine technology, which means it is lined with discs constructed from an energy-absorbing material designed to allow the head to move slightly inside the helmet during a […]

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT: LEATT

Stephanie Slattery gives us all the juicy details on three hot products from Leatt for 2021. LEATT MOTO 8.5 HELMET:  Leatt helmets feature category-defining 360 Turbine technology, which are discs constructed from an energy-absorbing material designed to allow the head to move slightly inside the helmet during a crash, reducing rotational, direct and deflective impact […]

THE BEST-DRESSED KNEES: MR. KNOW-IT-ALL

A FASHION RISK Dear Mr. Know-It-All, I have a fashion question for you. Do you know of a vented/warm-weather off-road pant that has a slimmer-than-normal knee area for those of us who don’t yet wear knee braces? The local shops have a limited selection of styles, and most pants are advertised as having a roomy […]

OFF-ROAD GAME CHANGERS-HYDRATION SYSTEMS

We’ve come along since the canteen was in vogue, and today’s top hydration systems are fit with easily fillable bladders and use cinching and strap designs that help fight the rock and roll of filled hydration system.

PRODUCT REVIEW: LEATT GPX5.5 MX BOOTS

PRODUCT: The Leatt GPX 5.5 FlexLock boots come to market following a three-year project development process using their pro athletes for testing and input. Leatt is committed to protection, but developed the GPX 5.5 with looks as an important caveat. It uses a FlexLock system that makes for adjustable boot flex, lockout of ankle movement, […]

PRODUCT REVIEW: LEATT VELOCITY 6.5 GOGGLES

PRODUCT: Leatt has never made a secret of the fact that it is a protection company. Their new Velocity 6.5 goggles feature WideVision (170-degree viewing), a dual-layer lens (anti-fog-treated and are scratch-resistant, thanks to a special coating) and goes through three stringent tests—ANSI Z87.1-2015, Military Ballistic Impact Standard (MIL-DTL-43511D) and Certified CE EN 1938:2010. Leatt […]