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More than just a helmet, it’s a complete headwear system for ascending and the descending. On the way up, wear just the beanie. At turn-around time, slide on the shell. Synthetic Cat Tongue fabric grips the two parts together for comfort and safety. The Rival BC can even replace a mountaineering helmet for spring ski ascents.

  • In-mould construction combines a lightweight polycarbonate shell with an EPS foam liner.
  • Passive channel venting siphons off excess moisture and heat.
  • Dialed fit system adjusts without removing the helmet.
  • Brim bumper protects against dings on the leading edge.
  • Alloy goggle clip.
  • Removable, washable integrated beanie.

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.

Molded in the shell
Shell material Polycarbonate
Fit system Adjustable dial
Inner material EPS (expanded polystyrene)
Vents Yes
Goggle clip Yes
Removable ear liners No
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).

  • ASTM F2040
  • EN 1077 A
  • EN 1077 B
Made in China