Having bigger feet doesn’t mean you’re stuck for choice of bike boots.
We’ve used customer feedback on the Sportsbikeshop site to pick out five of the best waterproof boots.
All go up to at least a size 13 and there’s even a pair that will reach 15, so your perfect pair should lie in wait.
The Travel Star Pro GTX boots go up to size 48 (UK 13). Although at the higher end of the price spectrum, you’re paying for the top-quality Daytona brand. Customers rate the comfort and protection of the boots, and each of the first 13 customer reviewers awarded the boots a perfect five stars. Alternatively, for wider feet, the Daytona Road Star GTX Wide boots https://www.sportsbikeshop.co.uk/motorcycle_parts/content_prod/97928 are available up to size 49 (UK 14).
The Sidi Adventure 2s, which go up to size 50 (UK 15), really hit the mark with Sportsbikeshop customers, who gave them a near-perfect average of 4.9 stars from the first 186 reviews. These adventure boots are praised for their waterproofing thanks to their Gore-Tex membrane, but customers say the chunky soles take a bit of getting used to. They also say they’re comfy straight out the box, and that the build quality is excellent.
If you’re in need of a sportier boot, RST have you covered up to a size 13 with the Tractech Evo 3. With an average rating of 4.8 stars from the first 117 reviews, many customers were happy with the comfort and overall feeling of security offered by these boots. A couple of reviewers mentioned they went up a size, to get a perfect fit, so bear that in mind before you order.
With an average of 4.8 stars the first 153 customers to review these short adventure-style boots from Forma have been more than happy with their purchase. Many customers noted how well the waterproofing worked, and after a short break in period a large portion of customers found the boots to be extremely comfortable. A lot of customers state that the boots feel sturdy and well-built. One customer in particular was extremely happy with the fastening mechanism, which he found easy to use even with arthritis in his fingers.
These touring boots from Alpinestars are among the most popular on the Sportsbikeshop site, collecting an average rating of 4.9 from the first 215 reviews. They’re made from leather with a simple, fuss-free construction that suits tourers and travellers. Behind the leather supper is a Gore-Tex waterproof membrane for the highest level of confidence in your chances of dry feet. They go up to a size 50, which is 13 and a half in UK money - though owners who want an option of wearing thick socks suggest going up a size.