IXS Trail RS MTB Helmet 2016
IXS Trail RS Helmet
Designed, tested and built with co-operation from freeride legend Richie Schley, the Trail RS offers impressive, downhill worthy protection with the lightweight and comfort of a Cross Country helmet. iXS' Trail RS Helmet uses a double in-mould construction that offers exceptional protection - certified to EN1078 & CPCS standards - while cramming in 22 vents. These vents are combined with a large, sculptured visor that directs air into the helmet to keep you cool. The Trail RS Helmet's visor is fastened using motocross inspired adjusters that hold the visor in an adjustable position. The visor also features a quick release mechanism to prevent damage in a crash. iXS Trail RS Helmets are incredibly light for their level of protection, weighing in at between 300g and 320g. "I ride up, ride down - I kind of do everything. The ultimate deal now days is to have on set up and that would be an all-mountain or enduro set up. Protection is breathable and light weight and you can pedal in all day and you have a helmet that goes exactly with that. It's completely breathable, good enough coverage so you feel confident in many situation." - Richie Schley Features: Full inmould coverage for optimized absorption and weight. Aeration system with 22 large vents and internal air channels. Adjustable bolt system MX style visor, optimized. Flexibility and full visual field. Crash release visor. Dual-Compound dial adjuster. Ergo-Fit Ultra, fully flexible and adjustable retention system. Dual-Compound head ring for highest comfort and optimized fit. Dual-Inmould, lower 360 degree inmould shell to prevent from damage. Y-Clip adjustable strap system. Ratchet safety closure. SM (54-58cm), ML (58-62cm) EN1078 & CPCS certified Weight: approx. 320g
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About Chain Reaction Cycles
This product is for sale at Chain Reaction Cycles, one of the largest online cycle shops in the world. Opening in 1985, and starting off as a small independent bike shop in Ballynure, it moved to Ballyclare in 1989 and is now based in Doagh (all in Northern Ireland). In addition to regular local service, Chain Reaction Cycles (or CRC as it is often abbreviated to) established itself as a mail order business via advertisements in bicycle magazines; this continued until 1999 where it launched it's now famous website at ChainReactionCycles.com. Their blue themed website stocks around 90,000 products ranging from MTB & Road cycling equipment, to triathlon, BMX and running kit. As per several other leading bike shops, Chain Reaction produce their own product ranges, under brands such as Brand X. To this day CRC sponsor many cycling events, and due to the company's size and efficiency are able to offer very competitive pricing on cycle equipment. In 2016 Wiggle acquired Chain Reaction Cycles, although the two websites continue to operate independently of each other, both with their own distinctive branding and product ranges.