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Safety Rule Change - 8.1b

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MNZ would like to advise of the following Safety Rule Change effective immediately:

8.1b - Road
Road Racing, Road Hill Climbs & Record Attempts:
Safety Helmets               - as per rule 8.2a
Boots                              - as per rule 8.3a
Clothing                          - Complete suits of leather or Kevlar
Back Protectors              - A certified back protector of composite material must be worn at all times. The standard for back protectors is EN1621-2, level 2 is recommended. Shoulder, elbow, knee etc protection is EN1621-1
Gloves                             - Leather only is approved
Eye Protection                 - as per rule 8.2j
Chest Protectors             – A certified chest protector of composite material must be worn at all times. This is compulsory for all solo competitors and discretionary for sidecar crews. The current standard required for Chest Protectors is prEN1621-3, level 2 (sometimes written as EN1621-3, level 2).

Please update your Manual of Motorcycle Sport to include this change.

 

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