Petzl Elia Helmet - Women's

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A women's-specific helmet for climbing and mountaineering. An innovative, headband system adjusts to fit over ponytails. The headband has 2 lateral buttons to fit different head shapes, and folds into the shell to reduce clutter when not in use.

  • Shell is lightweight and durable, injection-moulded ABS.
  • Expanded polystyrene inner liner absorbs impacts.
  • Narrower gauge webbing and a chin strap buckle placed off-centre increases comfort.
  • Foam is removable and washable.
  • Includes headlamp clips.
  • Side openings permit ventilation.
  • CE and UIAA approved.
  • Fits all, 52-58cm.
  • Note: this is not compatible with VIZION face shield.

Tech specs

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Microshell helmets are made of a thin polymer sheet over a foam liner; Hardshell helmets have a hard polymer outer shell and a foam liner; when the liner is being bonded to the outer shell during the manufacturing process, it is Molded in the shell.

Shell material ABS
Fit system Adjustable suspension system
Inner material EPS (expanded polystyrene)
Vents Yes
Headlamp compatible Yes
Approved for

Most helmets are tested and certified for a specific sport. Some helmets are approved for multi-sports, but only after passing the safety tests for both sports (i.e., snowsports and cycling).

Safety rating

Cetification is established by a variety of governing bodies who set impact standards. Most helmets are certified or approved for a specific sport, except in the case of multi-sport helmets (i.e., a snowsports helmet might also be approved for cycling if it meets the cycling safety standards).

  • UIAA 106
  • EN 12492
Made in China