Best Boots For Big Legs


11 replies to this topic
  • jackhillis

Posted September 24, 2007 - 02:24 AM

#1

hi does anyone know what the best boots are for really big calf muscles, and i mean really big. thanks

  • dazzabb

Posted September 24, 2007 - 05:18 AM

#2

Try Sidi Crossfire's

  • snowman02

Posted September 24, 2007 - 08:13 AM

#3

I too have the same problem with boots and my calfs. I bought a pair of Gaerne SG10 and they are wonderful. Probably the best pair of boots i have ever owned. The best price I could find at the time was at http://www.motosport.com/ they had free shipping as well. Hope this helps.

snowman

  • 06crf_er

Posted September 24, 2007 - 08:19 AM

#4

I have some large calfs as well and really like my Fox F3's. They're very comfortable and broke in quite quickly. I have had them for a few months now and they seem to be holding up pretty well. You can find them at a bunch of places for $199 or less.

Good luck man:thumbsup:

  • huffster

Posted September 24, 2007 - 08:34 AM

#5

I can also suggest the Gaerne SG-10's...Invest in about 4 "extra-long" straps for the upper 2 strap locations on each leg and go riding. I'm blessed with Gargantuan calves which are further highlighted by wearing CTI's on each leg...This setup works for me !

  • Vegemite_luva

Posted September 24, 2007 - 08:58 AM

#6

Not only do I have big calves but I also have wide feet and found Alpinestars to be the best fit. The Sidi and Fox boots were too small in the foot. Gaerne fit well but a bit too expensive for my budget. I got the Alpinestars Tech 3's for only $150!!!

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  • ccoates445

Posted September 24, 2007 - 04:52 PM

#7

The SG10's worked very well for me. I have gi-normous calf muscles from hauling my gi-normous a$$ around all these years. From the first ride I knew that they were the best riding gear investment I have ever made. :thumbsup:

  • bicyclebob

Posted September 24, 2007 - 07:29 PM

#8

I too am a freak of nature and have found that both the Sidi Saber and Crossfires are WAY comfortable, plus there is a short section of elastic or some other stretchy stuff right at the top of the cuff for a little more movement.

  • Woodshop

Posted September 24, 2007 - 09:54 PM

#9

hi does anyone know what the best boots are for really big calf muscles, and i mean really big. thanks


You have to try them on to be sure dont buy mail order there was a guy with 20" calf's and the gaernes wouldnt wrap around those trunks I would say alpinestars but just try some on.

  • jackhillis

Posted September 26, 2007 - 11:50 PM

#10

hey thanks for all the replies, yes i have some whopping big calves 19 1/2 ''.

  • Jim_bo

Posted September 29, 2007 - 08:51 AM

#11

Gaerne's are great for big calfs, plus they also have a very roomy toe box for wide feet. I like mine much better than my Tech 8s...

  • ARin

Posted September 29, 2007 - 10:07 AM

#12

sg10's

you will never buy a different boot again.




 
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