best mens motocross boots

Entry-Level

Priced under $300.

Alpinestars Web GTX

Mid-Range

Priced $300 - $500

Forma Adventure

High-End

Priced $500+.

Key Specs

Goodyear microfiber stitched sole

Polyurethane reinforcements on the ankle, toe, and shin

Adjustable aluminum buckles

Air Tech lining

Elasticated upper collar

Steel toe cap

Enduro and MX rubber tread

Protection & Safety

Their fastening system with four interchangeable and adjustable aluminum levers is straightforward and functional.

Goodyear-constructed polyurethane footbed with differentiated variable densities, fitted with a steel insert to ensure protection in case of impact. Also, a rubber midsole is sewn in place making the sole highly resistant to wear and tear, but it also has an easy replacement process.

The breathable Air Tech lining ensures maximum comfort even during the warmest season, keeping the foot area dry and ventilated.

Key Specs

Durable Microfiber synthetic upper

Burn guard and calf guard

Air mesh lining for comfort and breathability

Adjustable four buckle closure system

Internal composite insole board provides stability and support

Fox POSITAC rubber on the outsole

Available in half sizes

TPU plating on the shin, toe cap, heel cap, and calf guard

Resoleable rubber outsole

Protection & Safety

PosiTac™ rubber compound is a durable rubber compound exclusive to Fox and used on both the outsole and burn guard to deliver maximum durability. The slim and flat medial side design increases the surface area to keep you in close contact with the bike.

TPU plating on the shin, toe cap, heel cap, and calf guard protects from rough terrain and the bike.

This patented, 4-buckle system is rigid, wearing plastic, provides a durable, secure closure, and comes with extended-length levers for easy opening and closing.

Key Specs

3D plastic shift panel

3D impact resistance shin

The 4-stage high-grip sole design

Outsole rubber compound

Flexible plastic Inner ankle panel

Adjustable quick-lock three buckle closure system

Rubber heat shields on bike facing sides of each boot

CE Approved

Protection & Safety

4-stage sole design. Stage one is a perforated plush insole resting above the innovative second stage, an injected midsole with a unique fishbone design that is light but incredibly strong. Stage three is a fishbone foam layer designed to transfer shock and vibration, encased in the final stage, an anti-vibration molded traction sole.

The rubber heat shield is long lasting, won’t melt, and provides a good grip.

3D plastic shift panel with added grooves and texture to save your boots from premature wear.

alpinestars tech 7 motocross boots

Key Specs

Aluminum replaceable buckles

TPU lateral ankle protection system

Steel shank

Toe reinforcements

Breathable mesh 3D liner

Removable anatomic footbed

Replaceable sole and footpeg

CE rated

Microfiber gaiter

Anti-slide microfiber suede on the heel

Protection & Safety

TPU metal shin plate is anatomically profiled and has a dual folding system with a Velcro attachment to provide a more customized seal.

Aluminum buckles are self-aligning and have quick-release closure systems that properly secure and are replaceable if damaged.

Boot chassis is designed with an ergonomically profiled forefoot and lower toe-box to provide more effortless shifting and improved rear brake feel and control.

Fox Racing Instinct men's motocross boots

Key Specs

Instant step-in comfort and support

Hinge Lockout stops motion before hyperextension

Fox Duratec rubber compound for improved durability and outstanding grip on outsole and burn guard

A slim medial design keeps you close to the bike with the Duratec burn guard giving grip

Low ride chassis brings the foot lower and closer to the footpeg

Slim toe box for easy shifting, and a slimmer overall profile

Replaceable sole

Protection & Safety

This boot provides an immediate step in comfort and support, so no break-in is required. Its hinge provides lateral support and locks out to stop motion before hyperflexion.

Its slim medial design gives you a closer feel to the bike, with a low-ride chassis and tapered toe box providing smoother shifting and better rear brake control.

Fox Duratec rubber compound for improved durability and unprecedented grip on outsole and burn guard.

Key Specs

SlideLock system

Forged aluminum buckles with Over-lock system

FlexLock System: Adjustable lower boot flex for personal preference

Force Reduction on ankles and knees

Low-profile toe box for easy gear shifting

3D-shaped impact foam

Heel grip ankle design for stability when riding on your toes

Enduro pattern sole for grip

DualZone hardness

Extended foot peg riding zone for arch and on-the-toes riding style

Steel shank reinforced

Breathable mesh 3D liner with

anti-slip liner for zero heel lift

CE tested and certified

Protection & Safety

Slide-lock system allows the Velcro to slide one way and auto-lock in the desired position without having to adjust your straps and Velcro every time you step into your boots.

3D-shaped impact foam inside the boot for a snug grip at the ankle and softening impacts.

The GPX 5.5 boots also have interchangeable inserts that allow riders to reduce lateral flexibility.

Alpinestars Tech 10 men's motocross boots

Key Specs

Durable and Lightweight

Nylon and fiberglass buckles with self-aligning closure and quick release

Replaceable buckles

Waterproof Microfiber gaiter

Abrasion-resistant TPU shell

Frontal Flexion Control Frame

TPU connector system

Asymmetrical Dual-pivot Arm frame

Dynamic Heel Compression Protector (DHCP)

Calf and shin protector plates

Inner ankle brace

Duel compound removable foot shell

Anti-slip suede in heel area

Full sole replacement service

Boot repair service

Protection & Safety

The Frontal Flex Frame flexion control system provides a more 3D motion control while preventing over-compression and hyper-extension.

TPU protection and shock absorbing padding on the heel and ankles with a removable anatomic footbed includes EVA for comfort and support.

DHCP is an innovative safety feature that includes a fully integrated collapsible heel area with expanded poly-foam to absorb high-impact energies during a crash.

SIDI Crossfires 3 SRS men's motocross boots

Key Specs

Duel Flex system

Adjustable calf system

Adjustable cam lock buckles

Plastic shift and brake toe guards

Removable arch support

Dovetail SR anti-skid rubber sole

Deeper sole boat

Technomicro base material

Inner heat shield

Replaceable central strap system

Weatherproof lined teflon

Replaceable bolt-on parts

Replaceable shin plate

Protection & Safety

The Dual Flex system used on the SIDI Crossfire 3 SRS limits lateral hyperflexion and creates a hard stop safety feature to protect the ankle joint.

The adjustable calf plate system adheres to each rider, no matter their size or gear layered inside. The adjustable diameter and heat-resistant inner plate protect and conform to the leg for leading protection and mobility.

Cam-lock buckle system with set straps that stay in the same position for a snug fit for every type of ride.

gaerne sg-12 boots

Key Specs

Breathable swiss ACRONOS Gaiter

Thermoplastic adjustable shin plate

Four lightweight alloy buckles with adjustable strap

Inner leg grip guard

Slimmer reinforced toe box

Dual-stage ankle pivot system

Memory foam interior

Dual composite anti-shock rubber sole

High-quality Italian craftsmanship

Protection & Safety

The Dual Stage Pivot System is patented to only Gaerne that features a "Razorback" component that offers strong lateral support and a second pivot that gives a rider's foot a more natural movement.

Gaerne Memory Cell Foam conforms to even the most petite feet and gives an overtly plush comfortable fit before and after a ride.

The new slimmer toe box proves a better-conformed area allowing a more effortless feel to shift and drag to that rear brake.