Tag: Cycling Helmet Reviews

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Specialized S-Works Prevail II Vent helmet review: So much air

Unless you really feel the need to save those ten grams, this is the S-Works helmet to get

Review: Met's new Manta aero helmet adds MIPS and motorsport

More aero, safer, and with an exhaust, MET's new Manta aero helmet was inspired by automotive design and wind-tunnel testing.

POC changes gears with new sub-200 gram Ventral Lite road helmet

Super light, extremely well ventilated, and very comfortable, but there's no MIPS to be found here.

Brew Review: Scott Centric Plus helmet

Welcome to a new series for 2021, the Brew Review. A review in the time it takes to brew a good cup of coffee. I know you're a busy cycli...

Lazer Sphere MIPS helmet review: 5 stars and great styling at a fair price

A more affordable helmet with good looks and top-rated protection

Shoddy's best budget product picks of 2020

This last vid for 2020 is all about me trying to right a wrong. It's a round-up of products that impressed me but don't cost a bundle, wh...

Kask Mojito3 helmet review: A modern redo of a long-standing fan favorite

The midrange Mojito isn’t the flashiest model in the Kask helmet range, but it’s arguably the company’s most important with nearly a mill...

Lazer G1 Genesis MIPS helmet review: Testing the "safest" road helmet

It was less than a year ago that Lazer – now under the ownership of Shimano – brought the Genesis name back to its top-tier racing helmet...

Rudy Project Spectrum helmet review: Moving closer to the big leagues

Marching forward Rudy Project was long known as a discount brand. Although its catalog of helmets and sunglasses has always been impressi...

The $200 cycling clothing challenge

Let's face it: cycling kit can be stupidly expensive. Like really, really bloody expensive. The top-end kit is nice (most of the time), b...

Lazer Century MIPS helmet review: Heavy, but also slick and safe

Lazer seems to be making a habit lately of developing road helmets that have moving and/or interchangeable pieces in order to expand thei...

MET Trenta 3K helmet review: Aero and airy

Aero helmets are widely regarded as being one of the most cost-efficient ways to squeeze out some extra speed. I’ve used a lot of them ov...

Bontrager Specter WaveCel helmet review: Next-gen tech, curious ventilation

Bontrager’s mega-hyped WaveCel helmet liner technology certainly generated a lot of discussion when it was unveiled to world in March, if...

Lazer Bullet 2.0 aero helmet review: Potential realized

I grew up obsessed with Transformers. Granted, my stereotypical Asian immigrant parents really only let me have toys with some sort of ed...

CT Recommends: Our favourite road cycling helmets

Looking for a new lid? In this installment of CT Recommends, tech writer Dave Rome shares what road helmets members of our team choose to...

HJC helmet review: Ibex versus Furion

HJC is not a brand that many cyclists will recognise, but in the world of motorcycling, it is a giant, producing over one million helmets...

First look: New Giro Aether road helmet advances MIPS safety technology

Giro Sport Design has a new flagship road helmet. It’s elegant. It rotates. It's pricey. It’s called the Aether. It looks like Giro's Syn...

Oakley ARO5 helmet review: Feelin’ hot, hot, hot

It perhaps shouldn’t have caught anyone off-guard when Oakley introduced bicycle helmets last year at the Eurobike trade show. After all,...

Kask Valegro helmet review: Feathery and airy

With so many new helmets boasting aero benefits, it’s easy to forget that most cyclists don’t give a damn about such marginal gains. Inst...

CycleVision Edge dual camera helmet review

Cycling safety is at the forefront of many riders’ minds in a way it really hasn’t been before. There’s a perception that riding on the r...

POC Ventral helmet review: Breezy and comfortable, but is it aero?

POC’s previous aero road helmet, the Octal Aero, was a curious little thing, essentially consisting of a standard Octal model but with al...