Alpinestars Base Layers

ALPINESTARS TECHNICAL BASE LAYERS

Underwear is a very important element of riding equipment, wearing the right type of base layer can dramatically improve the riding experience.

Alpinestars' comprehensive range of technical base layers and socks are designed to enhance comfort, regulate body temperature and reduce fatigue whether you're out on the road, track or trail and complement the function of your riding apparel.

Alpinestars Touring Winter Balaclava Alpinestars Tech Race Summer Top Alpinestars Tech Race Summer Bottom

LAYERS FOR ALL SEASONS

From winter touring base layers that offer excellent resistance against the cold and wind, to racing undergarments that promote moisture wicking and dissipate heat away from the body, Alpinestars has developed underwear to suit every season and riding type.

Alpinestars underwear employs a compression fit to stimulate blood circulation and improve muscle support to help reduce fatigue, while ergonomic flat lock seams prevent uncomfortable pressure points from occurring under your outer layer.

PUT YOUR BEST FOOT FORWARD

In addition to technical base layers, Alpinestars has developed a range of riding socks that enhance the fit and comfort of your riding footwear, while maintaining high levels of feel.

To help you put your best foot forward, specifically engineered socks are available for sport riding/racing boots, touring footwear and motocross boots in both winter and summer blends.

MATERIAL MATTERS

Alpinestars researches and develops particular fabric blends using a number of innovative materials to yield the optimal combination of comfort, weight and insulative or moisture wicking performance for a given application.

Some of the high-tech materials found in Alpinestars technical base layers and socks include:

Coolmax®

This unique material wicks moisture away from the skin and quickly transfers it to the outer surface to speed up evaporation.

Nostatex®

Anti-bacterial, anti-static yarn with excellent thermal regulation properties.

Lycra®

Durable and flexible stretch material, ideally suited to compression fit applications.

Elasthane™

An elastic yarn with long lasting resistance to temperature variation and sustained stress cycles.

Dryarn®

60% lighter than cotton, hypoallergenic and highly effective at wicking moisture away from the skin to help keep you cool.