The issue of mandatory bike helmet laws is controversial, to say the least. Some are vigorously in favor; others oppose them furiously. A research study out of New Zealand suggests that the opposition has it right.
This is a review of the Sena X1 Smart Cycling Helmet, which features built-in Bluetooth intercom, speakers, and microphone. All features are controlled with three buttons on the side of the helmet.
When we were kids, cycling was a normal part of everyday life. We just got on our bikes and started pedaling! These days, we have to dress up as if we are about to participate in a dangerous sport. Recently we rode bikes in Paris, and it seemed to us that Parisians ride bikes just the way we did as kids – they just get on a bike and start pedaling! We would like to see an entire world in which riding a bike is as normal and casual as it was when we were kids. Let’s make cycling normal again!
Bollé, a worldwide leader in protective gear for sports, has just announced its first-ever line of cycling helmets. The initial selection of helmets will consist of two models: The One, an innovative, high-performance helmet for serious riders and Messenger, a sleek, functional helmet for urban riders.
In this Yakkay Bike Helmet Review, Maggie reviews her favorite cycling helmet. She loves it because it is both comfortable AND stylish.
The Urge Endur-O-Matic Helmet is a great-looking, comfortable cycling helmet that offers superior protection and uses the Venturi effect to keep your head cool on hot summer rides.
My cycling commute has taken me over 700 kilometers and thanks to my bike helmet I have many more miles ahead of me. After a recent bike accident, I have become a strong advocate of bike helmets and bike lights.
Vision Vancouver may introduce a bike share program, along the lines of the successful Bixi (bike taxi) program adopted in Montreal. But BC’s mandatory bike helmets law could kill this plan.