The Flak is a straight-up skate-style helmet. It provides terrific coverage, it does not get in the way and does not scream out for interest. That's an ideal fit for riders who do not actually want a helmet in the first place.With a straight-up skate-style design, the Giro Flak Mountain Bike Helmet provides terrific coverage without getting in the way and is built for the core free-ride and dirt-jump crowd. This mountain-bike helmet is built with a high-impact ABS shell, and includes 13 vents that permit cool, fresh air in and warm air out. The Flak mountain helmet can be found in three Super Fit sizes, which integrate human scale element data with handmade headforms and rider feedback for ultimate comfort. Giro's Flak helmet weighs 410 grams, and abide by U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission's security standards for bicycle helmets. Helmet Tips-- You Should Always ... Wear a helmet when you ride Wear your helmet low
in the front to safeguard the forehead Fasten your fastening and tighten your chin strap Check your adjustments whenever you wear your helmet Inspect your helmet frequently for indications of wear or damage Wear a helmet developed for your activity About Giro Working late nights in his garage, designer/bike racer Jim Gentes created the first light-weight adult biking helmet in 1985. Pals at NASA helped tune the last helmet shape and vent positioning, and the outcome was the Giro Prolight, a helmet that was better looking than standard designs while providing an exceptional fit and still met the industry's toughest security standards. Plus, it was half the weight of standard helmets. Since then, Giro has actually advanced its helmets, many of which have actually set the standards for styling, function, and innovation for progressive, performance-oriented riders on dirt, pavement, and snow. Giro helmets are worn by millions of riders, bicyclists, skiers, and snowboarders around the globe. Young-bloods and old-timers; hard-cores, heshers, and hipsters; novices, professionals, and a couple of regular Joes too-- in fact, practically anyone that values remarkable fit and function, cutting edge styling, and the best concepts you enter a helmet.