Alpinestars is a company often associated with being on the cutting edge when it comes to riding gear. Their products are highly regarded and worn by a number of professional riders. While the company dabbles in creating street clothing, their heritage and roots are firmly tied to performance protective gear.
While most riders have inevitably heard of Alpinestars, few of them know about the origin of the company's name. The name is derived from the calque Italian-to-English translation of an Italian flower (stella alpina) that's often found in Italy's mountains.The Italian company was launched in 1963 and has been creating protective clothing for motorsports ever since. Our collection of Alpinestars gear will help you stay safe on the road without making any concessions in regards to your style. From Alpinestars boots to gloves, you'll be able to completely change your look while riding. If your riding gear is in disrepair or you're simply looking for an upgrade, look no further.