Entry-level performance for long-distance road or cross-country rides. Designed to be comfortable for hours of training, The Espoir Helmet has extensive ventilation to provide cooling airflow. Mavic uses cranial mapping to identify pressure points and smooth the helmet's contours to follow your anatomy and create a super-comfortable fit.
- Low-volume construction and a shape that closely matches head contours.
- Ergo Fit Pad uses low-density open cell foam to provide progressive inner padding. lined with soft moisture wicking fabric.
- Ergo Hold Retention has a precise adjustment system that fits all head shapes; 6cm of adjustment available on the fly.
- Includes a removable visor.
- Reflective highlights.
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||EPS (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).