A brand leader when it comes to cycling helmets is the Giro mountain bike helmet. They have a full line of cycling helmets, from open face to full face helmets, helmets for men, women and even kids. Aside from the kick ass graphics and design, you will be glad to know that Giro takes performance and safety seriously. A Giro mountain bike helmet is the product of technologies that’s designed to give you a safe, comfortable and stylish ride.
If you are thinking of buying a Giro mountain bike helmet, you’d want to know exactly what you are buying. Let’s take a look at some of the features you can expect from Giro helmets:
Roc Loc 5
This is the predecessor of the Roc Loc 4 and the Roc Loc SL fit systems. This new system capitalizes on the great features of its ancestors and incorporates upgrades that gives you a helmet that’s unparalleled in terms of comfort, stability, weight and customization. Here are some of the things you can expect from mountain bike helmets with this feature:
Ultra lightweight - 40% lighter helmets that Roc Loc 4 helmets
Micro dial - Choose to open or close your helmet’s retention system with the twist of a dial. No need to remove the helmet off of you head. It’s audible, too, so you’ll know if you’ve done it or not.
Three-position bracket - This is what gives Giro helmets the ability to give you a well fitted helmet. You can adjust the vertical position of your helmet by adjusting a dial. No need to remove the helmet. You can even adjust on the go! Ergonomic design ensures a comfortable fit even when worn for hours.
Dual pods - These dual pods are two panels at the back of your head designed to give you a comfortable and secure fit.
Strap baskets - no need to worry about the straps of your helmet slipping or coming loose.
Giro helmet models that use this technology include Hex, Athlon, Xar and Ionos
This program is designed with the goal of making it easier for consumers to find a helmet that fits perfectly and looks great, too. Research into different consumer groups has helped Giro determine unique shell sizes. Combined with their fit systems, this gives consumers an easier time of finding the right fitting helmet.
With this feature, pads that line Giro mountain bike helmets contain anti microbial properties which allows it to stay fresh longer. They are machine washable which instantly improves helmet hygiene.
Super Fit System
Wear a helmet and forget about it - that’s the goal of the Giro Super Fit system. This gives Giro helmet to give you a helmet that hugs you head so comfortably, you’ll forget you’re actually wearing a helmet.
Thermostat Control Ventilation System
Open and close vents and adjust airflow with a flick of a switch. You don’t even have to remove your helmet. That’s how easy it is with a Giro helmet.
Super Cool Vents
The design of the vents in your Giro helmet has been researched to give you maximum ventilation. Not only do they look great, but they also give you maximum comfort and cooling as you navigate those perilous terrains.
Wind Tunnel Ventilation
Giro cycling helmets that carry this feature use a combination of vents and internal exhaust channels that pull fresh air in and thrust stale air out. This technology is available with Giro Omen. Try it and feel the difference.
Goggles that fog up can be annoying at best and dangerous at worst. Minimize fog by using helmets that have a stack vent design on the center vent.
In Mold Construction
Impact absorbing liners are fused to the polycarbonate shell of the helmet, giving you better safety and better ventilation.