knee and elbow pads

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  • sirthumpalot

Posted December 01, 2001 - 03:45 AM


I'm looking for some knee and elbow pads. I'm not looking for braces, just something to protect the joins in the event of an ugly dismount. What do you all recommend?


  • speedharris

Posted December 01, 2001 - 04:32 AM


sirthumpsalot, It's nice to here from someone else here in So. FL.
Back to your question. I bought some really nice soft knee pads and some used hard shell hockey elbow pads (that have saved me more than once in the woods at Thundercross) at Play-it-again Sports. I paid $4.00 for the knee pads and $7.00 for the elbow pads.
I hope this helps.


Posted December 01, 2001 - 05:39 AM


Using the Fox pivot knee guards -- a little big but great coverage and protection. Also, using the Fox elbo guard -- some discomfort at first, but once you start to ride you don't even notice there on. Don't cut corners when it comes to protection. My 2 cents

Pete :)

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  • av8tor

Posted December 01, 2001 - 06:18 AM


Last week I blew a berm and like the newbie that I am, pulled back on the track right in front of the leader who just put his YZ125 in 3rd. One heck of a hit. Ripped off my right radiator. Destroyed my header pipe. My knee absorbed the rest of the blow. Luckily my 2 yr. old Fox pivots were the only thing broken. Limped for a couple of days. Nailed my broken knee guard to the wall of my race trailer to remind me to always wear my new ones.

  • yzrider44

Posted December 01, 2001 - 02:54 PM



  • yzrider44

Posted December 01, 2001 - 02:56 PM


what up? I use standard rollerblade knees pads which work really well, but my dad uses, or used to use carpenter knee pads for the extra hardness i guess you could say. Good luck bro!!

  • Guest_Guest_*

Posted December 01, 2001 - 06:37 PM


I use the fox knee pads and they are very comfortable.

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