Dainese Reviews and News


2014 Holiday Gift Guide: Enduro knee pads

Whether you race Enduro or just rally down the mountain with your buddies, the best ways to show up healthy to work on Monday are: maintain your focus, get bike lessons and wear bike protection. In the holiday spirit, here’s some buying suggestions for bike protection.

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Round-up: Best new lightweight knee and elbow pads

For folks who wouldn’t wear knee pads because they are too cumbersome, now there are good options.

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Dainese Rhyolite Vest and Oak Pro Guards

Italian brand Dainese had a booth at Sea Otter displaying some of their latest safety and apparel gear. We first saw the new Oak Pro guards at Interbike, they are now available for purchase at local Dainese dealers. Also on display was the new Rhyolite Vest. It is the latest generation breathable vest, characterized by […]

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Dainese Signs Paul Basagoitia

Dainese, the leading producer of high-end protection and apparel, is proud to announce its sponsorship with the pro freerider Paul Basagoitia. Basagoitia began his journey as a pro in 2004 at Crankworx with an unexpected first place, competing with a borrowed biked and no sponsors. A back to back win a year later boosted his […]

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Dainese 3x Knee Guard and Performance Elbow Guards

While I freely admit to being a complete fan boy for Dainese’s gloves, their elbow and knee protection guards falls under more scrutiny.  This market is highly saturated and there are many fine elbow and knee guards for us riders to choose from.  So what does Dainese have on the competition? Well for starters the […]

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Dainese Impact Armor Review

I must admit, when I was younger and invincible I hardly blinked an eye at these types of torso protectors.  Helmet and knee pads were enough for me because I wasn’t going to crash.  But now that I’m older, and I do have to go to work on Monday, having torso and spine protection is […]

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Dainese Highway Glove Review

I’ll admit – right off the bat – that I am a complete and utter fan boy for Dainese gloves.  I’ve loved them since I had my first pair years ago and I continue to love the new additions to their line up.  The Highway glove  I’ve been using for the past many months continues […]

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Dainese End of Season Clearance Sale – Saturday Jan. 16

Helmets, Protection Suits, Knee & Elbow Guards, Impact Shorts, Gloves, Jerseys, Discontinued Items 30% to 50% Off! D-Store Orange County D-Store San Francisco source: DAINESE USA, Inc. 1645 Superior Ave Costa Mesa, CA 92627 www.dainese.com Tel. 949 645 9500

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Dainese innovation at Eurobike 2009

Dainese innovation at Eurobike 2009 Dainese will be present at Eurobike 2009 with a brand new collection dedicated to the Biking world From the 2nd to the 5th of September, in the exhibition centre in Friedrichshafen, Germany, Dainese will present a preview of its new 2010 collection, which marks the start of a new and […]

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Dainese D-Raptor LE

Main Page – Helmet List – Photos Dainese D-Raptor LE Weight: 961 grams size XL 62cm Materials: Fiberglass Shell and dual-density EPS liner Safety Ratings: CE, EN Vents: Yes – Huge vents in shell and EPS liner – very well vented Goggle Goggles Strap Style Metal Buckle Extra Padding for Custom Fit: No Fully Removable […]

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Dainese Impact Race Jacket – Review

www.dainese.com The Quick: The Good: Light weight 1600grams Breath well, not very warm Good tight fit Removable back protection Fabric doesn’t rub nipples raw if no under shirt Comfortable while riding The Bad: Stitching could be a bit better Could use something to help keep breast plate and waist support in place It is still […]

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Dainese 3X Knee and Elbow Guards Review

Dainese is an Italian company, and is a well known brand in the world of motorcycle road racing (I wear a Dainese Zen motorcycle jacket on my daily commute to work). They have been around for over 35 years, and have always been known for their excellent quality (albeit at a price). Most of their […]

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Dainese Carbon Core Gloves – Review

Dainese Carbon Core Gloves Reviewed by Adam LaBarge “Something that doesn’t burst at the seams in two weeks.” Well, I think we’ve all had that type of glove at least once, but some of us ask for more than just solid stitching when looking for our ideal glove. For me, I want gloves that feel […]

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