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Alpinestars - SX-1 Knee Guard
The Alpinestars SX-1 knee guard has set the golden standard for knee guards. If you are the rider looking for the ultimate in knee protection but don't have the budget or want knee braces, be sure to give the Alpinestars SX-1 knee guard a try.
The SX-1 for starters is CE certified level 1. The upper and lower portion of the knee guard is constructed from a high performance polymeric material blend for optimized levels of flexibility and strength all while keeping these guards lightweight. The air-flow and ventilation of the SX-1 is second to none, there are strategically placed perforated panels offer maximum breathability
The SX-1 knee guard features Alpinestars Dual Gear System which is a dual pivot with integrated hinge gear to provide excellent mobility. The patella construction features a floating cup for continuous coverage, regardless of the leg position, similar to what you would find on a knee brace. Additionally the patella cup is backed by soft, viscoelastic padding for adaptive fit and breathable air mesh. The SX-1 knee guard is built to last, its made of a high abrasion resistant fabric and over injected TPU frame structure on the outer central knee cup area to provide impact absorbtion.
- CE certified knee guard
- Upper and lower frames are constructed from a high performance polymeric material blend for optimized levels of flexibility and strength as well as excellent weight saving properties
- Polymer protector plates are strategically perforated for maximum breathability and air ventilation
- Featuring Alpinestars Dual Gear system is a dual pivot with integrated hinge gear system for dynamic fit and mobility
- Upper frame features extended frame for increased thigh protection without compromising mobility
- Innovative patella construction features floating protection cup for continuous coverage and mobility regardless of leg position
- Patella cup constructed from impact resistant PU foam knee cup that is CE certified to Type A
- Patella cup is backed by soft, viscoelastic padding for adaptive fit and breathable air mesh for ventilation and comfort
- High abrasion resistant fabric with an overinjected TPU frame structure on outer central knee cup area to improve impact absorbtion
- Straps feature airprene for optimized comfort and airflow
- Velcro and TPR dual strap closure systems for easy in and out and personalized safe fit