ALPINESTARS LIMITED EDITION 'CACTUS' RACER TECH GEAR SET, S-M8 HELMET AND TECH 10 BOOT
- the 2019
Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship heads to the Nissan
Stadium this weekend as the world's best dirt riders battle to be
crowned the King of Nashville.
In celebration of the event, Alpinestars has teamed up with influential fashion brand Cactus Plant Flea Market to release the Limited Edition 'Cactus' Gear Set. Inspired by designer Cynthia Lu's fluid and eye-catching combination of type, playful graphics and bright screenprint, the unique 'Cactus' Racer Tech Jersey and Pants and Radar Glove feature a striking multi-colored paint scheme and eye-catching Astars logos, allowing riders to express their individuality as they dazzle on the dirt.
This bold styling is also applied to the 'Cactus' S-M8 helmet, which boasts a multi-colored paint scheme complete with yellow visor, prominent rainbow roundel at the rear and green Astars logos, and the CE-certified 'Cactus' Tech 10, a technologically advanced and protective boot that incorporates innovative materials in a streamlined designed for a lighter, more anatomically profiled performer, as worn by Justin Barcia and Eli Tomac at the meeting.
Supertech M8 helmet is the result of more than five years of
intensive study, development and testing.Based on Alpinestars' five
decades of protection development, we scrutinized every possible
aspect to engineer a helmet that is safer and more thoughtfully
designed than anything else.
Multi-layer composite disperses energy in impacts.
FOUR DENSITY EPS LINER:
The right density in the right area.
SIZE: Each head size has a dedicated shell and EPS dimensions.
Medium size weighs in at 1260g (ECE), 1379g (DOT).
A-HEAD FITMENT SYSTEM:
Patented system provides ultimate adjustability
PATENTED VISOR RELEASE SYSTEM:
Allows visor to release in a crash with the correct pre-determined amount of force, regardless of angle of impact.
Engineered raised and padded area reduces forces transmitted to the collarbone.
Visor directs air into ports for added breathability.
MULTI-DIRECTIONAL IMPACT PROTECTION SYSTEMÂ®:
Exclusive multi-piece MIPSÂ® system reduces rotational impact forces.
EPS EMERGENCY RELEASE SYSTEM:
Safely and easily remove cheekpads while the helmet is still on.
Engineered canals in lining for hydration tube.
Helmet is easily removed in an emergency.
COOL-MAX COMFORT LINER:
Anti-microbial liner is removable and washable.
26MM WIDE CHINSTRAP:
Wider than certification requirements for safety, comfort and ease of use.
Lightweight and with excellent comfort features, Alpinestars' Radar
Glove incorporates a single-piece spandex upper and synthetic suede
palm reinforcements for high levels of comfort and improved feeling
on the bike's controls.
- Ergonomic chassis and reduced material design result in a
supremely lightweight, comfortable glove.
- Lightweight, single-piece spandex upper construction gives
- Perforated, single layer suede palm is breathable and offers
excellent sensitivity on bike's controls.
- Reinforced thumb construction increases durability and gusset
for improved flexibility.
- Innovative stretchinsert in palm and thumb area for improved
hand movement and lever control.
- Suede reinforcements on third and fourth fingers for added
THE TECH 10:
The Tech 10 has set the standard for Motocross boot performance and
protection for over a decade. The completely re-designed Tech 10
boot raises the performance envelope even further. While it
maintains the iconic look of its predecessor, every single piece
has been redesigned and tested on our top Supercross and Motocross
athletes. The Tech 10 overhaul had three important priorities:
functionality, performance and safety. Creative construction
techniques with lighter, more durable composite materials yield a
slimmer and more streamlined boot. The new Tech 10 has a greater
range of movement, flexibility and support in a considerably