2022 ADV Products and Riding Gear
August 19, 2022
August 19, 2022
…We’ve listed some of our favorite, and essential, gear and products to round out your supplies when hitting the backcountry!
REV’IT! introduced nine new CE-certified gloves in its Spring/Summer 2022 Collection, including two warm-weather designs for the Adventure Travel segment. Both, the hard-shell-knuckle Cayenne 2 and the lightweight, short-cuff Mangrove are perforated to keep hands cool, even in the hottest riding conditions. Bonus: touchscreen controls.
For anyone who ventures beyond cell coverage (i.e. rides a BDR), only ZOLEO connects with your smartphone or tablet to provide seamless global messaging that follows you in and out of cell coverage. Plus safety features like progressive SOS alerting, check-in, weather forecasts and location sharing for extra peace of mind. ZOLEO the only global satellite messaging solution that lets users receive step-by-step status updates throughout the incident via the ZOLEO app when an SOS is declared. We are ZOLEO converts!
Klim’s Badlands Pro Jacket is the most complete long-distance adventure travel jacket available. Now redesigned with improvements across the board, including better optimized fabric layouts, more ventilation and mobility, additional functional storage, and better fit. You can’t go wrong – the Badlands Pro has been trusted by BDR riders for over a decade!
Mosko Moto created the Wildcat 12L Backpack for riders looking for a premium level of durability, performance, and functionality. This ultra-comfortable and adaptable backpack features 3 Liter / 100oz Hydrapak® water reservoir with insulated hose. The Wildcat Tech adjustable shoulder straps with 5-position options fine-tune the fit for a custom-tailored feel for different-sized riders and gear.
Touratech’s Aventuro Carbon 2 is the ultimate ADV helmet! It sets new standards for cooling airflow and riders love it’s light-weight feel! It also boosts rider comfort with a fighter-jet-shaped peak that cuts through wind cleanly to reduce neck strain. The Aventuro Carbon 2 is the official helmet of the BDR expeditions.
Black Dog Cycle Works’ “Ultimate Protection Package” for the BMW R1250GS & GSA includes the Ultimate Skid Plate, Crash Bar Reinforcement System, Cylinder Guards and Radiator Guards (for the GSA model only) PLUS A 10% DISCOUNT. Black Dog is known for manufacturing some of the most rugged protection parts on the planet for the adventure bike community, so take this opportunity now to save some coin AND protect your ride.
Wolfman’s Rocky Mountain Expedition Saddle Bags is your tested BDR storage companion – light, waterproof and conveniently simple luggage solution for all your BDR adventures and beyond.
Cyclops Adventure Sports has been making riders safer for 20 years! Whether you are racing, street riding or enjoying the backcountry, trust Cyclops to light your way. Plug and play Auxiliary light kits, Performance LED headlight bulbs, Rally towers and accessories.
For all your moto camping needs and gear advice there is one specialist to visit – the Moto Camp Nerd store. New brands are coming in weekly! Most recently, they have become a Jetboil and Enlightened Equipment Quilt dealer. Other great brands in stock are EXPED, Kelty, UST, Gear Aid, Wildland Coffee, Katadyn, Good To-Go, Black Diamond, Butler Maps, and Humangear!
Barkbusters has designed a set of handguards specifically for the Harley-Davidson’s Pan America (’21 on). Two mounting points secure the full wrap-around aluminum design. Heat treated aluminum backbone adds strength and impact protection, and is compatible with VPS, Storm, Jet or Carbon guards (sold separately).
TripleClamp Moto has the Scotts Steering Damper Mount for KTM 1290 Super Adventure R, available in Wide and Standard width. Get the full kit, including the damper and the mount.
Fuel your BDR adventures with Giant Loop’s Armadillo Bag liquid power reservoirs (the new, updated version of the product formerly known as Gas Bag). Unlike rigid containers that remain the same size whether full or empty, these ultralight but durable utility bladders roll up and stow away when you don’t need them. Available in 1, 2, 3 and 5-gallon capacities.
So you can see what the heck you just ran over, look no further than your Doubletake Mirror.