Bike Helmet Reviews

  • Carrera Nitro Bike Helmet Review

    18th July 2014

    Carrera Nitro helmet tested, rated and reviewed Carrera Nitro £139.99 carreraworld.com/gb Carrera’s new bike helmet has a small switch on top that flicks clear plastic shields over all the front vents, helping to keep the cold and rain out and…

  • Carrera Radius Helmet Review

    5th May 2014

    Carrera’s Radius aero-road helmet tested, rated and reviewed Carrera Radius £129.99 carreraworld.com/gb This Svelte new helmet from Carrera was designed in the wind tunnel to maximise aerodynamics while still offering generous cooling from the internal airflow paths. The Radius weighs…

  • Six Of The Best Road Helmets 2014

    25th February 2014

    We test, rate and review six of the best road bike helmets available in 2014 A good bike helmet is a key piece of safety equipment in triathlon or road riding, but airflow, weight and fit all factor in –…

  • Mavic Syncro Helmet Review

    10th February 2014

    Mavic’s Syncro helmet tested and reviewed Mavic Syncro helmet £79.99 mavic.com Mavic’s compact helmets look great and the Syncro scores higher for value than the top-end Plasma SLR (£149.99) while featuring most of the same technology and actually coming in…

  • Rudy Project Wing 57 Aero Helmet Review

    8th January 2014

    Rudy Project’s Wing 57 aero helmet tested, reviewed and rated Rudy Project Wing 57 aero helmet £249.99 www.rudyproject.com; www.yellow-limited.com Rudy Project’s Wing 57 is the company’s latest and fastest aero helmet. Developed together with aerodynamics guru John Cobb, it’s a…

  • Gear Of The Year: Best Bike Helmet 2013

    21st December 2013

    The Giro Air Attack wins our award for best bike helmet of 2013 Our Gear of the Year awards celebrate the finest triathlon gear we’ve tested over 2013. While some old favourites still shine though, innovative new tech has also…

  • Specialized S-Works Evade Helmet Review

    17th September 2013

    Our verdict on the new Specialized S-Works Evade aero-road helmet Specialized S-Works Evade £160 specialized.com Specialized says the new Evade is as aerodynamic as its latest TT2 aero helmet, but also maintains the levels of cooling and comfort expected of a road…

  • Louis Garneau Course Cycle Helmet Review

    10th September 2013

    Our verdict on the Louis Garneau Course aero road helmet Louis Garneau Course £159.99 evanscycles.com The Course is designed to be aero without being ugly. Louis Garneau claims it’s halfway between a regular road helmet and a TT helmet, and that it’s…

  • Six Of The Best Aero Helmets

    12th August 2013

    An aero helmet can shave seconds from your bike times with no extra effort. We’ve put six to the test Casco SPEEDairo £179.99 (w/o visor), £219.99 (w/ visor) casco-schutzhelme.de / nemesisactive.com What’s instantly noticeable about the SPEEDairo is that it’s very…

  • Specialized Aspire Women’s Helmet Review

    10th August 2013

    We check out the new women’s-specific Specialized Aspire Specialized Aspire £49.99 specialized.co.uk This cleverly designed women’s helmet addresses one of the female triathlete’s biggest irritations: where to put your hair. The shell is cut away at the rear to give…