Originally Posted by TrashCan
Sure it is.
Why would you begrudge a person wanting the best protection he can afford?
This is why I'm ordering a titanium chainmail suit with welded-in CE armor. Better protection than full leathers, and just as practical for street riding.
Seriously, rock whatever you want on your body. I'm not going to judge. However, I do think textile is more comfy than leather, and both will provide adequate protection when you're falling down the mountain.
Sent from the voices in my head and transcribed by their drinking buddy...