Gear Shots: May 11, 2022
Shoulder season gear from Leatt, SixSixOne, and Showers Pass
3 Chest Protectors Reviewed
McRib and Leatt Upper Body Protection
Coming to terms with his mortality, and his brittle ribs, has Trevor padding up like it's 2004...
Where Have All The Chin Bars Gone?
Why are so many of my friends ditching the chin bar and sticking with an open shell?
The Gear We Live In
Two good pieces of gear - the Leatt MTB 4.0 pant & Showers Pass Apex short - that would survive a cull of my closest...
FIVE SHOES REVIEWED
Leatt's Full Shoe Lineup
Leatt clearly isn't inclined toward half measures and their shoe line is five models strong and includes two waterproof models.
Leatt Full Face Helmets Reviewed and Compared
While reviewing some of Leatt's open-face helmets, I've also been testing some of Leatt's full-face helmets.
Three Leatts Reviewed & Compared
Leatt Open Face Helmets
Leatt has launched a number of open face helmets, how do they stack up against each other?
Five Leatt Gloves Worn
What are you willing to pay to protect your paws?
2021 Leatt Winter Apparel
Traditionally known for their neck braces and helmets, Leatt has quietly been rolling out progressively better apparel for a few years now.
Leatt Head to Toe Review
A helmet that will protect your bank balance, gloves with a soft touch, and a pair of scientifically formulated flat pedal shoes from the South African brand.
Leatt 2.0 Flat Pedal Shoes
Leatt combines a waffle pattern in their RideGrip sticky rubber to deliver a casual looking 90 USD flat pedal shoe.
Leatt DBX 3.0 Trail+ Full Face Helmet Revisited
Another look at Leatt's DBX 3.0 full face helmet, and lightweight Trail+ full face lids in general.
REVIEW | EDITORIAL
The Leatt Airflex Pro v. Your Best Non-Newtonian Knee Warmers
Andrew gave up on better-than-nothing knee pads ages ago: "I decided it was hard-shells or nothing. Usually nothing."
EDITORIAL | REVIEW
Bomber Bottoms (Leatt DBX 4.0 Shorts)
Weighing the trade-off between marinating in some you-stew and long days pedaling in the solid fit and mobility of Leatt's well-built gravity shorts...
Liberating The Island Of Misfit Standards
Dear Santa - Andrew's List For 2019
Andrew's list for 2019 is bringing back some old standards, giving all his friends cool kid seats and fresh grips, and scoring a helmet...
Risk Series #3
Is a MIPS Equipped Helmet Really Necessary?
There seems to be a difference of opinion among testing agencies regarding MIPS' slip plane safety technology...
NOTHING WITH BATTERIES
Dear Santa - Andrew's List
Magnets and Metal and Plastic and NeoShell
Leatt 3DF 6.0 Knee Guards Reviewed
Full featured knee pads that have some queues taken from both ends of the protection spectrum...
2 Minute Reviews
The High Value Leatt DBX 2.0 Helmet
Leatt's DBX 3.0 has lower-priced sibling that serves up many of the same features for 70 USD less...
Sea Otter 2018
Leatt's New $100 DBX 2.0 Trail Helmet
Leatt hit the market with a price point focussed helmet that still features their 360 Turbine safety technology…
Leatt DBX 4.0 Lite Gloves
Why do these gloves smell so bad? Why are they stiff with sweat? Maybe because Andrew won't take them off...
2 Minute Reviews
Leatt DBX 3.0 Enduro Helmet
The popularity of enduro racing has spurred the development of removable chinbar helmets - but they are useful for non-racers as well...
Hammer Time with Leatt
A lighter, less expensive neck brace, new helmets, and magic hammer time protective gel.
Leatt Launches Fresh Gear for 2018
Leatt drops a new line of clothing for those who want to earn their turns, and a half shell that's forgiving on the wallet.