The new discipline of enduro racing brought along a new generation of full face helmets with improved ventilation and function. These helmets boasts a much lighter weight than downhill-oriented full face helmets and some even include a removable chin bar. If you are looking to increase protection and decrease sweat, take a look at these five full face trail enduro helmets.
IXS TRIGGER FULL FACE HELMET
The IXS Trigger Full Face Helmet provides all-around protection with a patented in-mold technology where the helmet shell is directly connected with the absorbing EPS material. It is goggled compatible with an adjustable visor, has a dial adjuster with precision interlocking, and the ErgoFit UltraTM system has horizontal and vertical adjustments. The Trigger features adjustable jaws and straps and has a magnetic closure.
TROY LEE DESIGNS STAGE MIPS HELMET
The Stage helmet is based on the renowned TLD D3 helmet, but comes in at a weight under 700g. Almost 400g lighter than the Carbon Fiber D3. Even though it’s light, the Stage helmet features MIPS and Dual Density EPS foam and holds 5 helmet safety certifications, making it over-certified for its class. The helmet also features a X-static liner to keep odor and moisture at bay during those long climbs on hot summer days.
FOX PROFRAME HELMET
The Fox Proframe sets the standard for all-mountain protection. With MIPS, you’ll be protected from rotational forces in certain impacts, while the Varizorb EPS Dual Density EPS liner provides improved protection by spreading forces of impact across a wider area. The Proframe features 15 big bore vents and 9 exhaust vents to make the Fox Proframe Helmet one of the lightest and most breathable DH approved helmets in the market.
100% TRAJECTA HELMET
Consistently on the front lines of innovation, 100% brings us their new Trajecta Helmet. It features a lightweight design with a vacuum formed micro-shell bonded over EPS and a multi-density EPS with CONEHEADTH impact absorbing technology for superior safety. Your head will stay highly ventilated thanks to the massive airflow provided by the 24 ventilation ports. The integrated chinbar provides added safety to your chin for a more secure feeling ride.
GIRO SWITCHBLADE MIPS HELMET
The Giro Switchblade MIPS Helmet is a highly versatile helmet that has a removable chinbar so you can transform it from a downhill helmet to a trail helmet. It features internal channeling and has wind tunnel cheek pad ventilation to keep you cool in the heat. With MIPS technology, the helmet will help reduce rotational forces caused by certain impacts.