Discrete protection for riders who don’t want the flash of cross-country or sporty head armour. The Skid delivers a full slate of features, including a quick-adjustment knob and a one-handed push button strap.
- In-mould construction combines a protective high expanded polystyrene inner with a polycarbonate shell.
- 17 vents for optimal air flow.
- Visor included.
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|
|Fit system||Adjustable dial|
|Inner material||HI-EPS (highly-expanded polystyrene)|
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).
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).