Looking for full-face protection? The Savara does the job and doesn't skimp on safety features. It's not quite as light as the $$$ versions, but still offers a sophisticated venting system and an EPS liner with removable, washable inner.
- Shell is fibreglass with an EPS foam liner.
- Multiple vents pull in air to cool you down on warms days.
- Washable, adjustable anti-microbial fit pads.
|Ideal for||Mountain biking|
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.
|Fit system||Interchangeable foam pads|
|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).