Leather One Piece Suit and Track Day

Just picked up this Alpinestars one piece suit off eBay. With a bit of patience, I managed to blag this decent nick one for a monkey, not bad as often they go for £150-200 odd. Sizing was a bit tricky, as I’m pretty tall and skinny (6’1″ & 11 stone), but an EU52 fits well for height, not too bad around the waist and it only a spot baggy around the arse. The knee sliders are also nicely worn, so I won’t look a complete track day virgin… 😉

Find an Alpinestars one piece suit on eBay.

My plan is to try some track days, starting with a Novice Skills Day at Brand Hatch. Run in combination with Kent Fire Service and MSV, it covers Biker Down, slow speed control, an IAM/RoSPA observed ride and two 20 min track sessions. All for the princely sum of £55. It’s been a while since I did a Biker Down course and more slow speed and IAM tuition is always handy. Watch this space for my report back on the day.

Author: Arthur

Seasoned London commuter, doing my best to stay rubber side down and never stop moving forward.

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