Rider Gear Requirements All riders must wear a damage-free full face helmet with a properly fitted face shield. DOT certification is a minimum requirement, SNELL, ECE, or other enhanced certification is recommended. Modular (flip-up) helmets are permitted in NOVICE GROUP only. All riders must wear full-finger gauntlet style gloves. All riders must wear sturdy over the ankle boots. All riders must wear one or two piece suits with substantial reinforcement and padding in critical areas (knees, elbows, shoulders at a minimum.) ADVANCED and INTERMEDIATE GROUP riders must wear one or two piece leather suits designed for motorcycle use. Two piece leathers must provide substantial attachment between jacket and pants. NOVICE GROUP riders must wear one or two piece leather or textile suits (jeans/work pants are NOT sufficient). It is recommended that two piece suits provide attachment between jacket and pants. ADVANCED and INTERMEDIATE GROUP riders must wear a back protector designed for motorcycle competition in lieu of, or in addition to, the standard back padding in their suit. Airbag suits, vests, or liners satisfy this requirement.