Try on gauntlet gloves at the same time as you're trying on the jacket. It might not be as short as you think. As for the jacket, mine hits at my narrowest section which allows me to cinch it up and reduce the risk of the jacket riding up on my body as I slide feet-first down the asphalt. Was there a knowledgeable sales person there to help you? Those are pointers anyone selling the gear should know, IMO.
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