Helmets

Afro Hair bike helmet

Afro hair and kids bike helmets

Biking mum discusses how she and her sporty daughters manage their afro hair and bike helmets.

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Bell Sidetrack II MIPS Youth Helmet

In this review, we’re looking at the Bell Sidetrack II MIPS Youth Helmet. An mtb helmet full of top-end features such as MIPS and fully adjustable straps offering a no-compromise approach to helmet design. We’ve asked a range of different kids (and their parents) to try it out and give us their impressions, so you…

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MET kids cycle helmet review

MET Eldar MIPS youth helmet review

MET is a big name in cycle helmets, and in this review we are taking a look at their Eldar MIPS Youth helmet which is designed for children’s heads in the 52cm to 57cm range. With so many features, and a price tag to match, is the MET Eldar MIPS one of the best kids…

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Kali Chakra Youth

Kali Chakra kids bike helmet review

A must for any young Minecraft fans! We found this helmet split the opinion of our review panel depending on their age and opinion of the computer game.

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ABUS kids bike helmet review

Abus kids bike helmet review

If you’re looking for a new bike helmet for your child you may not immediately think of German brand Abus.  They tend to be better known for their bicycle locks but they also do a large range of cycle helmets across all sizes and disciplines. In this review we’re going to be taking a closer…

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Cube Talok kids helmet review

The Cube Talok is one of the best value kids cycle helmets with MIPS protection currently available. Find out whether our young testers like it or not

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Fastening a kids bike helmet properly

Is your child’s bike helmet fitted correctly?

We all want to make sure our children are kept safe from harm when riding their bike and wearing a cycle helmet is an obvious way to do this. But did you know that if their helmet isn’t fitted correctly then it’s unlikely to protect them fully? In this article we’ll take a closer look…

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How to measure your child's head for a bike helmet

How to measure your child’s head for a bike helmet

Why it’s important to measure your child’s head before you buy a helmet If you’re buying a new cycle helmet for your child, it’s really important to measure their head correctly so you can buy a helmet that fits them. Buy a bike helmet that is too small for your child and it will either…

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Smiling young girl in yellow cycle helmet?

Should my child wear a bike helmet?

If you haven’t decided whether your family will wear helmets or not, here are some pointers to help you decide

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Girl wearing helmet liner

How to keep your child’s head warm under their cycle helmet

During a particularly cold spell of weather little heads and ears can get very cold when out on a bike. This is particularly so for smaller Cycle Sprogs sitting in cargo bikes, trailer or bike seats, as they’re not expending any energy to keep them warm, but even those pedalling can get cold during the…

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