What mountain bike protective gear do I really need?
Now that you’ve taken the plunge and bought a mountain bike, don’t hit the trails until you’ve gotten the right mountain bike safety gear. There are a lot of options in mountain biking protection, but a good place to start is:
Depending on what type of riding you plan on doing (like downhill mountain biking or dirt jumping), you might want to invest in other mountain biking protective gear:
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The Original Protective Gear Store
No matter your choice of mountain bike protective gear, we stand behind every product we sell and will work together with you to get the right protection. We offer a great selection—in stock—from brands you trust, and with no hassle returns. Complete your top-to-bottom outfit with an MTB helmet, eyewear, neck brace, gloves, elbow pads, body armor, padded shorts, knee pads and shin guards. Whether you’re an experienced downhill rider or about to hit the trail for the first time, we're here to help.