Smith Upstart Snow Helmet - Children to Youths

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A modern riff on a traditional full-shell helmet to suit young shredstars.

  • Goggle lock keeps strap from migrating.
  • Full ear coverage.
  • Super-soft, furry tricot lining.
  • AirEvac ventilation designed to channel moisture out through top-side vents.
  • Adjustable dial to tune the fit.

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 dial
Inner material EPS (expanded polystyrene)
Vents Yes
Goggle clip Yes
Removable ear liners 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).

  • ASTM F2040
  • EN 1077: 2007
Made in China