Sidi Adventure 2 Gore-Tex Boots Review

“The Sidi Adventure 2 boots are premium and rugged with an exceptionally high build quality. They’re fully waterproof, comfortable and protective – everything you could ask for in an adventure bike boot.”  Snapshot Price: £239.00 Mileage tested: 10,000 Time tested: 3 years Testing conditions: UK and Europe Durability: 5/5 Fit and comfort: 5/5 Protection: 5/5 Value for money: 5/5 … Read more

Rev’It Defender Pro GTX Jacket and Trousers Review

“The Rev’it Defender Pro GTX jacket and trousers are made for adventure motorcycle travellers. It’s literally built for adventure and Rev’it have done an outstanding job of producing a hard-wearing, exceptionally well-thought out travel suit.” Snapshot Price Jacket: £599.99 Price Trousers: £449.99 Mileage tested: 40,000 Time tested: 7 years Testing conditions: Worldwide Durability: 5/5 Fit and Comfort: 5/5 Protection: 5/5 Value … Read more

Kriega R20 Backpack Review

“Light, tough and comofrtable. The Kriega R20 backpack is a brilliant little rucksack for enduro and adventure riding.”  Snapshot Price: £129.00 Mileage tested: 50,000 Time tested: 8 years Testing conditions: Worldwide Function: 5/5 Durability: 5/5 Ease of use: 5/5 Value for money: 4/5 Where to buy: sportsbikeshop.com Kriega R20 Backpack on sportsbikeshop.com Features The Kriega R20 Backpack is a lightweight … Read more

Kriega R30 Backpack Review

“The Kriega R30 backpack is an easy-to-use, tough, long-lasting and waterproof bag. It’s all-day comfy and exceptionally well-designed making it perfect for everyday use, touring or long-distance adventures. It’s a premium rucksack and they last forever.”  Snapshot Price: £189.00 Mileage tested: 30,000 Time tested: 6 years Testing conditions: UK and Europe  Function: 5/5 Durability: 5/5 Ease of use: 5/5 … Read more

Lomo Adventure Panniers Review

“The Lomo Adventure Panniers have proven extremely durable, 100% waterproof, are easy to use with a simple roll top closure are the perfect size for what we need and are versatile enough to be used as crash bar bags, panniers or on hard boxes.”  Snapshot Price: £39.00 Mileage tested: 3,000 Time tested: 6 months Testing conditions: … Read more

Rev’it Airwave 2 Ladies Trousers Review

“The Airwave 2 jacket and trousers are specifically designed to keep you cool in the heat – if that’s what you need, then these are for you” Snapshot Price: £116.24 Mileage tested: 2,000 Testing conditions: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand  Durability: 4/5  Fit and comfort: 4/5 Protection: 4/5 Value for money: 5/5 Where to buy: sportsbikeshop.co.uk Rev’it Airwave 2 Trousers in … Read more

Rev’it Airwave 2 Ladies Jacket Review

“Rev’it has done a fantastic job of producing a feminine looking and well fitted pure summer jacket and it’s my new favourite bit of kit.” Snapshot Price: £129.99 Mileage tested: 2,000 Testing conditions: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand  Durability: 5/5  Fit and comfort: 5/5 Protection: 3/5 Value for money: 5/5 Where to buy: sportsbikeshop.co.uk The Rev’it Airwave 2 Jacket … Read more

Macna Buran Trousers Review

“The Macna Burans are a proper hot-weather pair of textile riding trousers. And they’re not messing about – these trousers can only be worn when it’s hot enough to sunbathe!” Snapshot Price: £97.49 Mileage tested: 2,000 Testing conditions: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand  Durability: 4/5  Fit and comfort: 5/5 Protection: 4/5 Value for money: 5/5 Where to buy: … Read more

Macna Velocity Jacket Review

“The Macna Velocity Jacket lets in so much air it’s like wearing a fishing net! Seriously, the ventilation is that good. The Velocity has been the perfect hot weather riding jacket through Southeast Asia.” Snapshot Price: £139.99 Mileage tested: 2,000 Testing conditions: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand  Durability: 4/5  Fit and comfort: 5/5 Protection: 3/5 Value for money: … Read more

Alpinestars Spartan Gloves Review

“The Alpinestars Spartan Gloves are my all-time favourites. I’ve ridden over 200,000 miles in six years in these and they’re still the best gloves I’ve ever owned.” Snapshot Price: £32.00 Mileage tested: 200,000 Testing conditions: Round-the-World Durability: 5⁄5 Fit and comfort: 5⁄5 Protection: 5⁄5 Value for money: 5⁄5 Where to buy: sportsbikeshop.co.uk The Alpinestars Spartan … Read more

Schuberth C3 Pro Helmet Review

“The Schuberth C3 Pro is a well-built, premium flip-front touring helmet. It works exceptionally well, has smart finishing touches and is all-day comfy.”  Flip-front, internal sun visor, comfy and perfect for touring Schuberth C3 PRO Helmet Review Snapshot Price: £334.99 (matt black), £417 (white), colour options vary from  £374.99 to £469.99 Mileage tested: 40,000 miles … Read more

Schuberth E1 Adventure Helmet Review

“The Schuberth E1 is an incredibly versatile hybrid adventure helmet. Schuberth has done a brilliant job of turning a touring, flip-front into a round-the-world capable helmet for adventure bike travelling.”  Schuberth E1 Helmet Review Snapshot Price: £299 (gloss black), £427 (white) £589 (matt black) and other colour options vary in price but are around £449 … Read more

Shark Explore R Helmet Review

“The Shark Explore R is a brilliantly well-conceived dual-purpose adventure helmet.” Shark Explore R Helmet Review Snapshot Price: £289.99 for white model (price goes up for other colours) Mileage tested: 5,000 miles Testing conditions: UK Features: 5⁄5 Ventilation: 4⁄5 Fit and comfort: 4⁄5 Value for money: 4⁄5 Where to buy: www.sportsbikeshop.co.uk Features Shark pitch the Explore R as a … Read more

Rukka Armaxis Gore-Tex Jacket Review

“The Rukka Armaxis is the best winter jacket I’ve ever tested. It’s incredibly warm and 100% waterproof. It’s high-end, premium kit and for serious winter warriors” Rukka Aramaxis Gore-Tex Jacket Review Snapshot Price: £824.99 Mileage tested: 20,000 miles Testing conditions: UK Durability: 5⁄5 Fit and comfort: 4⁄5 Protection: 5⁄5 Value for money: 4⁄5 Where to buy: www.sportsbikeshop.co.uk Features The Rukka … Read more

Armr Moto Ladies Adora Aramid Jeans Review

“These jeans are perfect for anyone who wants something a little more stylish, but with protection. The Adoras are slick, look good, stretchy, comfortable and lined with protective material.” Buy Now Armr Jeans Review Snapshot Price: £75 Mileage tested: 4000 Testing conditions: West Asia, Central Asia and through Mongolia Durability: 5⁄5 Fit and comfort: 3⁄5 Protection: 4⁄5 Value … Read more

ROTOPAX Fuel and Water 6.6 litres Review

Welcome to the Rotopax Review. These are Jerry cans on steroids. They’re extra tough canisters made by American firm Rotopax. They’re so tough, Rotopax supply them with a 10-year guarantee and promise they’re leak free! Buy Now Rotopax Review Snapshot Price: fuel-£75, water-£55, one lockable mounting kit – £79, total – £209 Time tested: seven … Read more

Pacsafe Exo Mesh Backpack Protector 85l Review

If you use soft luggage on your motorcycle and want to keep it secure then this is the best (and only) option on the market. Read on for our PacSafe Review. Buy Now PacSafe Review Snapshot Price: £60 – £72.00 Time tested: 4 months +Testing conditions: RTW ride Durability: 5 Ease of use: 3 Value for … Read more

SW Motech TRAX ADV Top Box Review

The SW Motech Trax Adventure top box is a robust case that securely protects our most important equipment while travelling from potential theft and the elements. SW MOTECH TRAX ADV TOP BOX REVIEW  Snapshot Price: £332 Time tested: 2 years Testing conditions: RTW ride Bike tested on: 2009 Yamaha XT660 R Durability: 5 Ease of … Read more