Heading into 2014 there is a record number of sick FMX gloves on the market by a record number of brands. We’ve picked out our top 5 gloves for 2014 for you to check out. The moto x glove market has massively stepped up its game over the last few years, and there are loads of awesome new school designs, features and styles out for 2014.
Our Top 5 – In no order……..
Thor – Void Plus Volcom Aloha
Thor and Volcom have gone all out for 2014 with a crazy Aloha / Hawain vibe for the awesome, tech loaded Void Plus collaboration series glove. Shaka bra!!!
Lightweight chassis combined with a hook and loop closure for a secure, minimalistic feel
Sublimated stretch mesh construction for maximum airflow and fade-free graphics
Single layer, fully perforated palm for optimum feel and maximum ventilation
Silicone finger and palm print for increased grip
Reinforced thumb overlay for additional abrasion resistance
4-way stretch finger and wrist gussets contour to the shape of your hand and reduce bunching
Fist – Tie Dye
Australian glove Brand Fist have been representing on the Aussie scene for some time now. The gloves have a cool, unique style mixed with quality construction & materials. Fist have a sick FMX team including riders Luke McNeil, Matty Lewis & Joel Brown.
Premium quality mx/bmx/mtb fitted glove.
Injection molded fist knuckle badging, pre-curved Clarino palm for optimum fit and grip.
Twill spandex sublimated upper for ultimate comfort, breathability and performance.
Pre-curved Clarino (Clarino is one of the best man made synthetic leathers on the market) palm makes for superior wear without sacrificing feel.
Twill spandex uppers are form-fitting so there is no bunching or blistering while featuring full breathability.
Tacky silicon print patterns on the palm and fingers offers optimal grip even in wet conditions.
Unit – Jah Riding Gloves
Unit’s first line of gloves seems to be have been a massive hit, – especially with Jah! From what we’ve heard these things are sweet to ride in as well as looking the bomb!
Fabric: 30% Synthetic leather, 20% Lycra, 48% Two way span, 2% Neoprene
Slim fit flex glove
Traction grip palm & finger points
Stretch moulded cuff
Quick dry 2 way stretch material & clarino fabric palm
Ninjaz – The Alien
Ninjaz gloves are an Austrian brand manufacturing some of the best gloves on the market right now – Sweet graphics, insanely lightweight and well ventilated, these are easily some of the comfiest gloves we’ve tried.
Single layer, lightweight material for better ventilation
Silicone print on palm for better grip
Four way stretch elastic mesh
Neoprene enforced fitting
TPR Injection molding
Deft Family x DC – Catalyst 3
Over the last few years the Deft Family X DC Shoes colab glove has firmly established itself as one of the raddest gloves in moto x. With one of the biggest teams in Freestyle Motocross and an R&D testing facility set-up at Nate Adams FMX park, Deft family have managed to produce a glove with unbeatable levels of comfort, grip and style.
“Soft Strap” ariprene closure design
Superior fit and function that is second to none!
Single layer Clarino palm with silicone DEFT & DC logos printed on palms for grip and Style