Like a lot of good things in life, it all started with a motorcycle. An obsession with motorcycles and motorcycle gear morphed into the launch of Joe Rocket in 1994, manufacturing quality motorcycle jackets. Joe Rocket’s “Phoenix” nylon jacket sold a hundred thousand pieces because the perforated, fully armored jacket was the first to provide serious hot weather protection and keep the rider cool. Then after sponsoring 17-year-old Nicky Hayden, Joe Rocket became etched in motorcycle racing culture. Joe Rocket went on to expand its motorcycle gear to include helmets, pants, luggage, boots, and gloves - all designed ahead of the curve of protective motorcycle apparel. MENS ATOMIC 5.0 JACKET. Combined Waterproof treated Rock Tex and Hitena outer shell for maximum impact resistance. Externally accessible C.E. approved armor in shoulders & elbows. Removable Spine Armor with Pocket for Optional C.E. Spine Protector. Variable Flow ventilation system with waterproof zippers. Cross Linked Ventilation with Wind Tunnel Cooling Patent Pending. Full Flex articulated back expansion panels. Comfort neoprene cuff design. 6 point Sure Fit custom adjustment system. 2 outside pockets, 1 internal chest pocket. Large padded lower back storage pocket. 8” zipper plus 2 belt loops for jacket to pant attachment. Removable insulated full sleeve liner with internal pocket. 360-degree Reflective panels & logos.