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The main rule of a protected motorcyclist states that the first motorcycle gear should be complete. Well, if you have a good, expensive helmet and gloves, but no boots because all the funds were spent on a bike, motorcycle. That’s a bad option. So, if you are concerned about your road safety, you ought to view this guide. Let’s find out what you should have to consider your best motorcycle gear complete.

First, we should find out what parts of the body we are bound to protect. The given list is provided in the decreasing order of probability of damage in a bike accident:
• The head: Of course, it’s the most important part. Even at a speed of 20 km/h, falling from a motorcycle with your head hitting the asphalt can result in tough consequences for your life and health. That’s why you can’t do without good beginner bike gear.
• The biker’s legs: The vast majority of road incidents impact the motorcyclist's feet. These body parts are affected by car bumpers, dividing roadblocks. What’s more, your own motorcycle can fall on your foot. Now it’s even terrible to admit a thought that you can do without bike gear, isn’t it?
• The motorcyclist reflexively sets the knees, elbows, and palms first when falling, so the adequate gear is necessary.
• The biker’s collarbone, shoulders, and neck are vulnerable too.
• Hips: they can suffer when sliding on asphalt and professional gear can help to cope with this outcome and drastically improve your safety.
• The spine: That’s probably the least vulnerable part of the biker’s body.
Now let’s shift to the list of must-have motorcycle gear.

Pick up a helmet
You can choose an integral helmet from any producer, just make sure it’s certified.

Gloves
You require leather gloves with knuckles, completely covering your wrist. The brand is not important. Consider the thickness of the leather, the quality of the seams. They should fit your arm, enabling you to move your fingers freely. Keep in mind that textile gloves do not protect against friction. They can be easily torn in an incident.

Knee pads
That’s an as crucial part of your bike gear as the helmet. Perhaps, the optimal choice would be those that come with good fastening at three points. They should tightly wrap around your knee and lower leg. By the way, these knee pads can also be worn over your pants. As for hinged knee braces, they can scratch the fuel tank. Moreover, it’s not comfortable to wear them under the pants.

Boots
That’s the lowest part of your motocyle gear. These boots should feature ankle, heel and toe protection. Don’t try to save on boots because as a rule, high-quality representatives of boast moisture protection and decent ventilation. Ideally, knee pads should be inserted into your moto boots, thus forming uniform protection from knee to toe.

Jacket
Let’s consider the final component of your motorcycle gear. The best version of a moto jacket is a leather one with built-in protection for the elbow, shoulders, and back. Here the main protection is provided by thick genuine leather. Do not consider buying a textile jacket because in this case, you won’t get sufficient protection.

If you are concerned about 100% safety, you can consider buying an armored jacket. It would be the ultimate component of your moto gear. Aside from the complete protection of the upper body, it also protects the spine.
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