Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Oak Creek, WI 53154
What group are you planning on riding with? We are pretty luck here in WI to have 3 tracks pretty close to us. Here are the gear requirements from the 3 groups that ride around here
Private Track Time:
Leather or heavy jacket. No nylon.
Back Protector highly recommended
Chaps, leather, or Cordura pants
Reinforced synthetic riding suits acceptable
Full-face coverage helmet
Over-ankle Riding Boots
Helmet, full-face DOT, SNELL, or European standard approved, with
eye protection. No flip-up helmets allowed.
o Leather or textile riding suits (i.e., Cordura, Kevlar, or Aerostich-type).
No textile suits will be allowed in the Advanced class. Two-piece suits
must zip together; full circumference is required. Airmesh-style
suits (where you can see your skin through them) are NOT
o Two pairs of jeans will be allowed for the Intro class only
o Sturdy over-the-ankle leather boots
o Leather gauntlet-type gloves
o Back protector (strongly recommended)
1) Damage free BSI, DOT or SNELL full-face helmet with face shield.
2) Riding boots that fully cover the ankle.
3) Gauntlet style gloves with full wrist coverage.
4) One or two piece leathers. Two piece leather suits must zip together for intermediate or advanced groups. Ballistic nylon suits such as Joe Rocket, AeroStitch etc. are acceptable in the Novice and Intermediate Group only provided they are either one piece or zip together with at least 50% zipper contact with reinforced and padded shoulders, elbows, hips, and knee areas. No chaps.
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