* Find the best style and size for you
* These helmets are designed for safety and speed
* Models from respected brands like Schwinn and Louis Garneau
Whether you’re a weekend warrior or bike daily to the office, getting the right helmet is not only vital for safety, but also for speed. SPY has found four helmets from respected industry brands that are designed for aerodynamics, protection and ventilation.
1. Zacro Lightweight Bike Helmet
Lightweight and made of durable PVC, this helmet is both safe and streamlined. The sleek, aerodynamic design will also help to shave valuable seconds off your commute.
2. GoMax Aero Adult Safety Helmet
CE Certified (which means it meets health, safety, and environmental protection standards for products made in Europe), this helmet is covered with 22 air vents to provide efficient air flow. The EPS liner is also developed to help better absorb shocks.
3. Schwinn Thrasher Helmet
This adjustable bike helmet features moisture-wicking pads to help keep your head dry, and a built-in visor provides protection from the sun. It works for all riders aged 14+.[caption id="attachment_100580" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Image Courtesy of Schwinn[/caption]
4. Louis Garneau Course Helmet
Made of polycarbonate and padded with EPS foam, for solid protection, this is one of the premiere helmets on the market today with almost all 4.5 star reviews or higher. Louis Garneau helmets include the company’s “Spiderlock” mechanism to help stabilize the fit for comfort and stability.