Motorcycle Riding Boots

When choosing protective gear for motorcycle riding, there are many styles of boots from which buyers can choose based on the type of riding they will be doing. The main material used in these styles, as with much of the protective gear available for motorcycle riding, is leather. Racing styles are designed for use at high speeds, as they include additional protection in the event of accidents. Touring boots, which are also referred to as street boots, are popular choices that are intended for use when riding on roadways rather than on tracks. These boots are approximately one foot in height, providing some degree of protection to the ankle and the lower leg should the rider come into contact with the road.

Comfortable Motorcycle-Riding Boots

While motorcycle-riding boots are designed to increase a rider's safety, the rider must also be comfortable when wearing them. Boots feature a stiff leather exterior, but may be constructed with padded interiors to increase comfort during longer rides. They may also include external mechanisms that allow the rider to adjust the fit of the boot around the ankle or calf. To allow wearers to put on and remove motorcycle-riding boots with ease, they may also feature alternative means like zippers or quick laces by which the boots can be opened.

Up North Sports offers customers a large selection of protective gear, including leather suits, pants, jackets, gloves, and boots. In addition to these products, the company also has a selection of textile protective equipment for motorcycle riding, as well as gear for snowmobile and ATV use.