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What is Leatt 360° Turbine Technology?

What is Leatt 360° Turbine Technology?

by Douglas DiLillo March 23, 2017

Bike Helmets for mountain biking and BMX need more than just a hard shell to keep you safe. Recently, Leatt has added 360° Turbine Technology to their helmets. Find out what it is and if it really can offer you better protection.

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Product Spotlight: 7iDP M1 Full Face Helmet

Product Spotlight: 7iDP M1 Full Face Helmet

by Douglas DiLillo March 13, 2017

Who doesn't love good gear at an incredible price? The 7iDP M1 is a modestly priced full face helmet that gives solid protection at a price that won't break the bank. Come see why it will be a hit with many riders this bike season!

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Leatt Makes Product Compatibility a Priority

Leatt Makes Product Compatibility a Priority

by Douglas DiLillo March 03, 2017

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A Look at Leatt's Testing Process and Results

A Look at Leatt's Testing Process and Results

by Douglas DiLillo February 23, 2017

The Leatt brand does extensive research and testing to their products. In this blog we explore and discuss their testing methods and results. The results are rather surprising.

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Kids Helmet Sizing Help

Kids Helmet Sizing Help

by Jim Bartlett October 17, 2016

Proper helmet sizing is critical to protecting your child. When it comes to finding and fitting a new helmet, there are important things you need to know. We've consolidated a lot of information that will help you measure your kid's head, find the correct size to purchase, and then make sure the helmet sits properly on his or her head.

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When to Replace Your Helmet

by Jim Bartlett September 29, 2016

cracked helmet

Bicycle, ski and snowboarding helmets age and lose effectiveness as they get older and suffer use/abuse. How do you know when it’s time to replace your helmet? Watch these two videos.

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MIPS Technology - A Great Visual Description from Giro

by Jim Bartlett August 27, 2016

MIPS

This is one of the best descriptions of what MIPS is, how it reduces impact forces, and why you might want to look for it in your next helmet.

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Giro Helmet Fit Systems - Explained

by Jim Bartlett June 15, 2016

Giro AcuDial 2 Fit System

Giro offers a broad selection of bike and ski helmets with some great built-in adjustment features. This article shows you eight different Giro fit systems to help you decide which is best for you.

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When to Replace Your Skateboard Helmet

by Jim Bartlett June 15, 2016

skateboard helmet

Sometimes that old soldier needs to be retired. Learn how long a typical skate helmet lasts, what to look for to help arrive at a keep-or-toss decision, and  how skate helmets are different than bike helmets.

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Protective Gear Care Guides - Top 5

by Jim Bartlett June 15, 2016

Clean

We have so many Gear Guides with so much information, sometimes it's helpful if we group them together for you in one place.  Here are the top 5 articles about how to take care of your gear.

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Multiple Impact Helmets for Bike and Snow

by Jim Bartlett June 15, 2016

Multi Impact
The skate helmet certification requires multiple impacts, while the bike certification does not. But, some bike certified helmets claim to be multiple impact...

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Understanding In-Mold Helmet Construction

by Jim Bartlett June 15, 2016

Helmet Design

Helmet manufacturing techniques and technology differ. Each type of helmet has advantages and disadvantages, depending upon what mission the helmet is required to accomplish - and at what price!  Here we describe one of the most popular helmet construction methods.

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How to Clean and Care for Your Protective Gear

by Jim Bartlett June 15, 2016


Protect your investment and the performance of your gear by properly cleaning and drying your helmet, knee and elbow pads, and body armor. Here are some tips that help make it easy and routine.

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Extra Large Bicycle Helmets - Because Size Does Matter

by Jim Bartlett April 08, 2015

Extra Large Hlemet

Got a big head? Check out our collection of extra large bicycle helmets...

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A Little Late for Valentine's Day, but I Still Like This...

by Jim Bartlett February 20, 2015

A fun video from New Zealand (2 min 40 sec)

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Is Mounting Your GoPro on Your Ski Helmet Safe?

by Jim Bartlett November 20, 2014

Is wearing a GoPro on your ski helmet safe? Read on... 

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