How much protection is everyone wearing?

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10/12/2021 9:44 AM

Heard that it’s illegal in California to remove protection mid moto.

Do It In The Dirt!

10/12/2021 10:22 AM

Triple masked.

All the normal stuff (Fly Rheon helmet)

RXR R-Pro chest
Atlas neck brace
Mobius knee


1983 YZ 250K, 1983 CR 250, 1982 CT110, 1978 Maico 440

10/12/2021 12:33 PM

Since I'm old, I wear just about everything my body says I need (worn now based on past experiences / injuries):
Bell Moto 9 Carbon Flex Helmet
Leatt Neck Brace / Atlas Neck Brace
Leatt Pro Chest / Back Protector (probably the BEST protection for chest / back / ribs I've ever worn)
Leatt C-Frame Knee Braces for races / Answer Knee-Shin Guards on most practice days
Fox / Fly boots
And I wear the hip pads inside my MX pants


10/12/2021 6:24 PM

6D helmet, Atlas neck brace, Tech 10's, Mobius knee braces and body fat for chest protector


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10/13/2021 1:20 PM

Sandusky26 wrote:

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That's racist!


10/13/2021 3:38 PM

Helmet boots knee guard and under chest pro


"If you feel in control, you're not going fast enough" ~Mario Andretti

10/14/2021 7:35 AM

Crop top, G-string and flip flops. I’d rather look good because if you don’t look good you can’t win.

Seriously.. mobius knee braces, fox instinct boots , fox pants- jersey-gloves, bell moto 10, Oakley airbrakes.
I will only wear high impact eye protection now. Motor cut out off the face of a sky jump, bent my renthal cross bar with my face on landing. Head and eye protection is a must have for me.


10/15/2021 6:04 PM

I use this in DH and MX Photo


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10/16/2021 8:30 AM

I wear helmet, goggles, chest protector, knee pads, boots, and gloves. I just wear athletic synthetic underwear, and smartwool ski socks. I tried to wear biking shorts, but the chamois pad would soak up my sweat and caused me to get monkey butt.


I work to provide for my family, I ride to keep my sanity.

10/16/2021 2:57 PM

6D ATR-2, POD K8 knee braces, Leatt 4.5 chest protector (my favorite), Leatt kidney belt, SG-12.


10/16/2021 7:55 PM

viking174 wrote:

Crop top, G-string and flip flops. I’d rather look good because if you don’t look good you can’t win.

Seriously.. mobius ...more

Same here with the rigid lens goggles. I’m pretty minimal with the “optional” protection and wear the really thin A-stars chest pro and some janky knee pads beyond the requisite boots, helmet, etc. but good eye protection is something I’ll never skimp on.


10/16/2021 8:18 PM
Edited Date/Time: 10/16/2021 8:19 PM

Think I wear everything but a Kidney belt. 6D ATR-2, Leatt 5.5 neck brace, Leatt 3DF AirFit (roost deflector, not the full on body armor), POD K8 knee braces, SG-12 boots.

Some people think I go overboard but I've had enough injuries at this point I just want to lower the risks as much as possible.


10/16/2021 9:52 PM

Helmet, neck brace, base layer shirt with 3DO shoulder and elbow pads, chest and back protector, base layer pants with hip protectors, knee braces, boots...

Pretty much everything, now I have injured wrist and have been thinking if I should get mobius wrist brace 😂


10/16/2021 10:25 PM

I ride with:
O'Neal 10srs
Earplugs (yz250f)
RXR R-Pro airbag
Leatt x-frame
O'Neal kidney belt


10/16/2021 10:49 PM

Boots, hard chest protector under jersey, knee pads, helmet.


10/17/2021 5:36 PM

As much as I can afford smile.

Helmet with MIPS
Gloves (with a bit of rubber over the knuckles). They aren't just for looks.
Oakley Frontline goggles with the thick lenses.
Asterisk knee braces
Boots (of course)
Troy Lee Designs 5955 chest protector

I still need elbow pads, and possibly wrist braces and a neck brace.