Category: helmets

Ski and Snowboard helmet reviews

POC Aurit Cut

Review: Skiing with the POC Auric Helmet

POC, a long time brand known for ski racing has been slowly inching into the recreational market to expand its reach to skiers and snowboarders of all types.  One of the things that you...

Smith Quantum Helmet with MIPS Review

  Helmets need to keep your noggin warm, vent or breathe when you heat up, integrate with your goggles, and fit well. Yet the #1 feature we should all consider is what they can...

Oakley Mod 5 Helmet

Oakley Mod 5 Helmet Review

The Oakley Mod 5 helmet is one of the most recent intro’s to the ski and snowboard helmet market for Oakley.  Given the long time that Oakley has been making ski goggles, it was...

Lazer Dissent Helmet

Lazer Dissent Helmet Review

Lazer Dissent Helmet Overview Out of the box, the Lazer Dissent helmet gave me a great first impression. It is lightweight at just 410 grams. The Dissent has clean lines, a stylish brimmed visor, an even matte...

Giro Discord MatteTankCamo

Giro Discord Helmet Review

Giro Discord Helmet Review The Giro Discord was designed for freestyle, backcountry and natural terrain. Most helmets are designed just for protection, but once you crash once they are done. The Giro Discord was...

Giro Flare Ski Helmet Review

Initial Thoughts on the Giro Flare Ski Helmet The Flare is by far the lightest, warmest, and safest ski helmet I’ve had a chance to try.  I love the Green Shibori color because it’s...

Bern Watts EPS Review

The Bern Watts EPS has set the standard for many years and continues to shine in the ski/ride helmet category. We’ve been testing out the helmet during some early season turns in Steamboat Springs,...

Great Gifts for the Skier and Snowboarder

Hit the mountain in style, comfort, and warmth with the ability to tackle anything mother nature will throw at you while skiing, snowboarding, or exploring the backcountry. These are some very cool, unique, and must-have...

K2 Virtue Audio Ski Helmet

K2 Virtue Helmet with Audio Review

K2 Skis makes helmets; great helmets. If you’re a gear head who loves riding to your own soundtrack, you’ll love the K2 Virtue helmet.  I’ve been testing this helmet and it’s audio integration. I think...

Bolle Synergy Helmet with Audio Review

Bolle Synergy Helmet On The Snow I tried the Bolle Synergy helmet out a couple times during the early season here in Colorado. Once on a warm day at Copper, and the other on a...