There are many types of motorcycle gloves in the market. However the main job of wearing a motorcycle gloves is for grip as well as protection for the rider.
Importance of wearing motorcycle gloves for Class 2B learners
Usually, most riders that are riding Class 2A and Class 2 bikes tend to wear motorcycle riding gloves. The reason is because these bigger bikes are heavy and the only control a rider has over the bike is through the handlebars.
In our humid weather, our hands tend to sweat on the handle grip thus making it slippery. It is mandatory for Class 2B bike learners in Singapore Riding Centres to wear a pair of motorcycle gloves.
The chances of falling and skidding are quite high especially in the emergency brake area, therefore it is essential for the safety and protection of Class 2B bike learners.
Please do not wait until you have an accident in order to decide to buy a real pair of motorcycle gloves. By the time it is too late, your hands and palm will be injured as they are the first to absorb the impact of a fall.
Advantages of wearing motorcycle gloves
Motorcycle gloves padding help to dampen vibration at the handlebars. Some materials are made for shock-absorbing like those in motorcycle racing gloves.
Different type of motorcycle gloves
There are brands with high-tech padding like AlpineStars made for motorcycle racing, heavy-duty gloves racing track and street motorcycle gloves. Look out for these features when buying a high end racing
Hard molded carbon kevlar Knuckle Design Double Leather on top of fingers and Side of glove for extra protection Palm of glove double stitched to prevent seam bursting Foam padding in palm All internal seams double stitched Velcro wrist strap for secure fit
Different type of motorcycle gloves material
Commonly racing and track motorcycle gloves are made of various leather like deerskin gloves, cowhide construction.