Fresh Apparel, Bibs, and Pads from the 2018 Alpinestars Collection

These four items jumped out at us while browsing the new lineup.

Under discerning riders like Jerome Clementz, Aaron Gwin, Brook Macdonald, and Mick Hannah, Alpinestars continues to produce quality apparel and protection. Their 2018 lineup doesn't see a huge influx of new products, but they've made some nice improvements to some existing lines. Dive in for a quick look at the latest and greatest items seen at the Interbike trade show.

Drop Pro LS/SS Jersey

  • Long and short sleeve styles
  • Constructed from lightweight, advanced poly-fabric to promote moisture wicking
  • Stretch mesh on the back shoulders for fit and flexibility
  • Open mesh insert on back panel for breathability
  • Side pockets for convenient storage
  • Sleeve patches at high abrasion areas
  • Inner terry cloth for cleaning lenses
  • Elongated lower back fem for extended rear coverage
  • Reflective detailing for improved rider visibility.
  • Rapid dry time
  • Welded wrist hems for durability
  • Anti-bacterial and anti-odor
  • Four colors
  • Sizes S-XXL

Drop Pro Shorts

  • Constructed from lightweight, advanced poly-fabric to promote moisture wicking
  • Side patches on high abraision areas
  • Hook-and-loop closure waist adjustments with TPR pullers
  • Zippered side pockets and back pocket
  • Stretch material on the crotch and back yoke, with strategically positioned Spandex for mobility
  • Laser-cut front air vents for cooling airflow
  • Flat snap connection for compatibility with Alpinestars new inner shorts
  • Water repellant treatment
  • Four colors
  • Sizes 28-40 inches

Paragon Bib Short

  • Innovative, body-mapped main shell construction incorporating nylon/poly resistant lycra, perforated lycra, 3D mesh and elasticated straps.
  • Minimal seam construction for comfort and material integrity.
  • Back features innovative protection/hydration system incorporating mesh compartments and removable CE certified Level 1 back protection
  • Back protector constructed from a soft visco-elastic, shock-absorbing foam
  • Mesh compartment and conduits to accommodate hydration pack (as an accessory upgrade).
  • Incorporates removable impact absorption foam padding on hips to provide additional protection in key impact area.
  • Multi-density Stealth chamois seat padding absorbs saddle vibrations and improves overall comfort and breathability.
  • Soft elastic on bottom hem with silicone grip keeps garment in position without causing irritation or chaffing.
  • Convenient storage options provided by triple back lumbar pocket construction. Back lumbar pocket features floating construction meaning garment can be worn under a baggy short.
  • Reflective details and logo on thighs, sides and upper back for improved riders’ visibility.
  • One color
  • Sizes S-XXL
  • $249.95 US

Sequence Knee/Shin Protector

  • All components are engineered to offer a highly reduced material construction for a garment that is extremely lightweight, slim and highly ventilated.
  • Technical elastane stretch mesh main construction is highly breathable and retains shape and structure, while keeping protection plates close to the body which is key to ensuring its highly effective crash performance.
  • Plate design incorporates innovative integrated grid structure which, during an impact, absorbs and dissipates the energy forces across its cellular structure.
  • Panel shells are constructed from an injected polymer performance blend for optimized flexibility and excellent weight saving properties. Panels incorporate strategically positioned viscoelastic cup insert to protect joint extremity and help promote improved fit.
  • Plates are ergonomically contoured to follow the natural curvature of the body and feature air channeling to improve airflow and prevent heat build-up.
  • All plates are mounted on PE padded panels which are highly perforated to offer fit and skin-touch comfort.
  • Dual strap hook and loop grip closure system offers secure fitment of protection while allowing for unrestricted freedom of movement. Straps include silicone pull tabs for convenient closing while wearing gloves.
  • One color
  • Sizes: S-M / L-XL / XXL
  • $79.95 US

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