100 Percent Surpass Knee Guard
Who's this item for: They are designed primarily with Downhill and Enduro riders in mind. However, they are well ventilated and come with a pedal friendly internal elastic flex joint so could be used for Trail riding as well.
Protection Style: They have a mix of both hard plastic and foam padding. The ventilated hard plastic knee cup helps protect from abrasions and works together with the foam padding to offer a level 2 impact protection rating.
Materials: They feature a hard plastic knee cap, perimeter foam padding, a rubber outer skin with an elastic flex joint and a silicone internal webbing.
Closure or Slip-on: These are a slip on style knee pad with a cinch on the thigh and calf for added security. They also feature a tacky silicone internal elastic webbing to prevent slippage.
Length of knee pad: They offer protection from above the knee to midway down the calf.
Protection level: They offer heavy duty level 2 impact protection.
Removable protective inserts for washing: No removable inserts.
Pros: They offer high levels of protection and are still well ventilated for riders looking for something to pedal in.
Cons: Some riders my find the hard plastic cups less comfortable to pedal in than the gel sleeve type knee pads.