10 Best Summer Motorcycle Gloves Review Guide

Updated May 2022


Held Desert II Gloves

The Held Desert 2 Gloves were made for hot weather summer riding without sacrificing protection. Large mesh panels in the fingers and wrist flow air when you’re riding to keep you hand cooler and drier. Kangaroo leather palms are strong and supple for increased feel without decreased protection. SuperFabric reinforcements over the knuckle protector, pinky and ring fingers and as a palm slider ensure a high degree of protection.

Outer shell:

  • Highly abrasion-resistant kangaroo leather palm
  • Mesh fabric/leather detailed back
  • Colorfast and sweat-proof


  • Unlined


  • Hard plastic knuckle protection covered with SuperFabric
  • Reinforced edge of hand
  • SuperFabric reinforcement pinky and ring fingers


  • Elasticated leather panels on back, thumb and fingers
  • VELCRO® brand adjustment at cuffs
  • Perforated finger panels and sidewalls of fingers in lightweight mesh fabric


BMW Rallye Gloves

When the asphalt begins to bubble, the summer weight BMW Rallye Gloves ensure optimum comfort. The mix of robust kangaroo and goat leather and elastic Spandex keeps a grip on everything, while the impact-resistant hard shell offers top protection for offroad touring.


  • Palm made of highly abrasion-resistant kangaroo leather, partially with a double layer and a sandwich structure of Temperfoam and 2nd layer of leather on the ball of the hand
  • Top of the hand made of goat leather with Spandex, very elastic and airy
  • Hard knuckle shell lined with Temperfoam
  • Short cuff of goat leather with hook and loop strap
  • Ventilation through slits in the hard shell and mesh material at the base of the fingers
  • Special seams prevent pressure points on the fingers
  • Palm not padded
  • Cowhide pads with foam padding protect the fingers against blows as you ride through brush


Held Travel 5 Gloves

Go the distance in the Travel 5 Glove from Held. Designed for racking up miles, the combination of solid and perforated goatskin leather is protective, durable and breathable. Accordion stretch at the fingers, thumb and back of the hand makes it easier to grip your controls on those longer rides. The addition of SuperFabric at the ball of the thumb provides abrasion resistance in a high impact area.

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Outer shell:

  • Goatskin
  • Colorfast and sweat-proof


  • Unlined


  • Temperfoam knuckle protection
  • Ball of thumb reinforced with SuperFabric
  • Reinforced edge of hand and thumb


  • Face shield wiper
  • Perforated leather panels and finger side walls
  • Stretch panels on fingers, thumb and back of hand
  • VELCRO® brand adjustment at wrists and cuffs

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Spidi Rain Warrior Gloves

Spidi, whose style and design can easily be considered “art”, brings minimalism and maybe even cubism to the world of waterproof riding gloves. The Rain Warrior Gloves will keep you dry when the skies break. And they will keep you dry in the highest of fashions. Should the rubber ever truly meet the road, those cube shaped features are impact zones and sliders. The extended cuff is design to fit easily under your riding jacket. The proprietary H2Out membrane keeps a breathable, moisture-wicking internal environment as it shields you from water. 


  • Waterproof, breathable H2Out membrane
  • Abrasion resistant double layer suede palm
  • Unlined summer-weight construction
  • Padded palm, back of hand and fourth finger inserts
  • Warrior style impact protectors applied at palm and knuckles
  • High tenacity Tenax 6.6 nylon stretch zones
  • Touchscreen compatible index fingers
  • Neoprene lined cuff with hook and loop adjustment
  • Meets  pr EN 13594:2015 certification for protective riding gloves
  • Certified Level 1 knuckle protector


Fly Coolpro Force Gloves

Ever wonder what being pro at cool would look like? Look no further, these Fly Coolpro Force Gloves got you covered (but not covered in sweat.) The Fly Coolpro Force Gloves are made with genuine goat skin leather at the palm with 3D mesh panels around the wrists and fingertips to keep everything breezy. But Fly made sure you’re gonna be in good shape in case things not so cool happen, keeping you protected at the knuckles with CE Level 2 hard knuckle protectors. Protection AND breathability? That’s a combo we can all get behind here at Revzilla. Oh and as an added bonus, Fly made sure to make these touch screen compatible so no more fumbling around at a short stop light and potentially leaving a glove behind. 


  • Genuine goat skin leather palm
  • 3D mesh panels
  • CE level 2 hard knuckle protectors
  • Hook and loop adjustable cuff
  • Pre-curved fingers
  • Touch screen compatible


Sedici Aria Gloves

The Sedici Aria are a durable hi-tensile air-flow mesh glove with full grain aniline leather for the ultimate in climate control and riding performance.


  • Pre-curved fingers for a pre-set riding position
  • Matte molded knuckle with comfort foam padding
  • Finger stretch panels and inset rubber/ metal mesh molded vents for maximum air flow around the fingers
  • Adjustable hook and loop cuff tab and wrist strap for a variable fit
  • Matte molded heel slider for increased abrasion protection
  • Flared finger seams for a closer fit


Icon 1000 Brigand Gloves

The Icon 1000 Brigand Gloves keep your hands cool when you’re doing your road bandit thing. This all black hot weather glove uses an AX Laredo palm for abrasion resistance and durability. Hi flow mesh on the back of the hand ventilates freely so you can keep riding protected as the temperatures climb. A basic hook and loop closure makes it quick to slip on or take off, perfect for when you need to make quick getaways. Touchscreen compatibility lets you interact with your smartphone without having to take off your gloves. 


  • Ax Laredo Palm
  • Mesh back
  • Knit nylon forchettes
  • Hook and loop wrist closure
  • Touchscreen compatible
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Knox Urbane Pro Gloves

The Knox Urbane Pro Gloves are a highly breathable, abrasion resistant mix of textile and leather fabrics with no compromise in performance. 3D spacer mesh fabric on the back of the hand increases airflow and combines with a durable leather palm fitted with the Knox Scaphoid Protection System. Newly developed thermoplastic breathable knuckle guard combines with Knox Micro-lock technology for superior impact absorption.


  • Cow hide palm perforated for extra air flow and Amara grip pad
  • Wrap around seamless finger ends in leather for superior comfort
  • Breathable 3D spacer fabric on the back of the hand for maximum air flow
  • Thermoplastic breathable knuckle guard combines with Knox Micro-lock technology for Impact protection
  • Amara touch screen on index finger and thumb
  • Knox Sport Patented Scaphoid Protection System (SPS) on the palm that eliminates the grab effect that occurs when a leather palm makes contact with the road, reducing the risk of hyper extension which can be the cause of a broken scaphoid
  • Knox Lift & Lock secure closure system on the cuff for an easy and secure fit
  • Knox embossed branding
  • Perforated neoprene cuff with leather wrist strap


Klim Marrakesh Gloves

Klim Marrakesh Gloves would be excellent for touring through Morocco during its driest season. Breathable stretch woven fabric keeps you cool while goat leather palm and Poron XRD armor safeguard against abrasion and impacts. The Klim Marrakesh gloves are a prime example of comfort and motorcycle specific protection. When the day’s riding looks warm and dry, reach for the Klim Marrakesh Gloves.


  • Breathable stretch woven fabric on top of fingers and top of hand
  • Goat leather construction
  • Poron XRD palm and knuckle protection
  • Flexible rubber knuckle protector
  • Mult-E-Touch smart device functionality
  • Index finger visor wiper
  • Klim-engineered rider grip articulation
  • Molded VELCRO® brand cuff closure
  • Stretch gusset
  • Fourchette wall constructions
  • Big-bore oversized ventilation perforations
  • Lap seams construction on fingers and thumbs
  • Finger gusset articulation
  • Entry assist pull loop