Ride Saving, Butt Comforting Motorcycle Pants
Here comes the rain… On the next block the beaming sun is blazing harshly. What will save the rider’s day?
The sun, the rain, wind and sand can sometimes be obstacles to an exciting motorcycle escapade. Good thing we have motorcycle pants to comfort us!
Motorcycle pants come in many variations. Regular motorcycle pants are like normal pants only that they give extra protection especially on the butt. Overpants allow the rider to wear his work clothes underneath. They also give the rider flexibility to adapt to the weather. The most popular among the riders is that made of leather. It is not only durable but trendy as well. In rainy days, riders can also lean on rain pants. These pants are made thin plastic to keep water off of you. Finally, motorcycle pants also have this ‘jean look’ pants. They have this ordinary jeans look and feel only that they meet the standards and protection when riding. You wear it without others noticing that they are actually motorcycle pants.
When choosing motorcycle pants you need to consider a lot of things. First is the degree of comfort it offers. It should be most comfortable in the sitting positing because you will be sitting your whole ride through.
Second, if you are into riding even when the rain is irately pouring, you must consider purchasing waterproof motorcycle pants. Several pockets and zippers on the pants are also good. Things can be handy to you when they are placed in the pockets.
Good ventilation is also accessible when you open those zippers. There are also pants that have some ways of tightening at the waist area. Some uses belt, buttons or Velcro. The opportunity to tighten the pants gives the rider a better fit.
Padding is also vital to the knees. In times of bumps, falls and collisions, knees can be susceptible to fractures, thus protecting it is a must. Otherwise, you might end up injured or crippled. Padding can be made of Kevlar shells or other protective materials. Your legs are vulnerable thus, protect it.
Use cuffs that can be sealed to avoid water from coming in. It also stops our pants from flapping. Linings, on the other hand, must be strong and comfortable as well – strong to withstand the sturdy boots and comfortable to the riders senses.
Enjoying the ride is not impossible. Drench, dirty and uncomfortable motorcycle apparel is no longer a bother if you master the art of choosing!