EKS Brand (pronounced as X Brand) was created by two of the most knowledgeable goggle guy’s around. With well over thirty years of eyewear experience Rich Taylor and his dad Hook Taylor have been testing, selling, and developing innovative high performance protective eyewear since the early 70’s.
EKS GOX LIMITED
Rider – Matt Barnard
Rider Notes – The lenses work perfectly in the sun, and a way better shape than my previous goggles.
It is a fact… goggles make you look faster! Anyone who says otherwise is lying, they just do. And what with the level of professionalism within the sport of BMX racing today, a good pair of goggles also makes the rider looks that little bit more professional (especially if matched with a good kit and helmet). Some riders choose not to run them, due to visibility issues, but we are seeing more and more riders on the gate sporting the ‘faster’ look.
We at BMX Talk HQ were given a set of the new EKS Brand goggles (pronounced X Brand) to try out and see how they feel/work. After researching a little bit about the brand, we soon discovered that they are new to the scene, but not new to the goggles market, with the founders having over 30 years experience in the game… and it showed. Straight away the goggles looked good, and more importantly fit inside the helmet space and on your face perfectly. No movement, no misting up and no unnecessary extras. These simply worked and worked well.
We were given the GOX Limited with the blue tinted mirror lenses, and overall they looked good, they worked well, and the rider liked them so much, he asked if he could keep them. Result…
Check out the full range here – http://www.eksbrand.com/
Available in the UK through – http://www.mbosport.com