Potential good news on the development of new helmet technologies. The designs always start with ther-than-riding helmets, but we’re already seeing some of the trickle down with the new MIPS helmet from Devonaire, the Aegis Matrix.
I’m far more likely to buy a better helmet than an air vest, so am glad to see that there are improvements on the horizon.
Building a Better Brain Bucket appeared in the November issue of Outside Magazine. While the article addresses helmets for snow sports, it does a good job of explaining the different innovations in helmet design: aerocore, vinyl nitrate, MIPS, HIP-Tec, and Conehead.