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Fingerless Biker Gloves – Something Missing?

HERE’S A BAD GIFT THAT IS SURE TO PROVOKE CONTROVERSY
To state the obvious, FINGERLESS MOTORCYCLE GLOVES do NOT protect your fingers.
OK. I said it.
And yet, fingerless gloves are very fashionable biker apparel, particularly for warm weather.
Now, don’t get me wrong, I wore them for years (when I was a bit younger).
In fact, even back then, at least I would never ride without some kind of gloves.
Fingerless gloves are just so darn comfortable in the summer:

They’re light
They allow air to freely circulate, keeping your hands cooler
Many fingerless gloves provide padding …

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Leather and Lace Motorcycle Boots

HOW COME MOST MOTORCYCLE BOOTS DO NOT HAVE LACES?
Leather and lace can be a very stylish combo for your MOTORCYCLE BOOTS. Boot laces can give you a snug, and more secure feel than more traditional pull-over motorbike boots. Just yank those laces tighter and you KNOW your ankles are protected!
However, there is an important caution attendant with such a preference. Any kind of footwear that includes laces, when worn on a motorbike, represents a higher risk than non-laced boots or shoes. Should those laces ever come loose …