ADVERTORIAL: Concentrate on the path and trip your greatest, protected within the information that the Bluegrass Vanguard Core full-face mountain bike helmet combines spectacular light-weight efficiency whereas additionally assembly and exceeding the very best ranges of safety certification.
Safety, model and design: the brand new Bluegrass Vanguard Core mountain bike helmet doesn’t simply meet these parameters – it goes above and past them. Designed for mountain bikers and eMTB riders, this light-weight full-face helmet presents leading edge design and stringently examined security options for riders who prefer to trip laborious, keep protected and look good.
Designed from the bottom up, it options an built-in chin bar and visor, loads of padding, air flow to assist with cooling and luxury, and a Fidlock magnetic buckle for simple use.
Safety above and past
To trip with confidence, you could have faith that the tools you’ve chosen will carry out completely. In relation to helmets, the first function is security and safety, and the Bluegrass Vanguard doesn’t simply meet expectations – it exceeds them.
It boasts MIPS – Multi Influence Safety System – an business commonplace characteristic that helps shield the mind from multi-directional impacts and rotational forces.
It exceeds two main security requirements: the ASTM F192 and NTA 8776. The primary is a downhill helmet certification that judges helmets towards considerably extra stringent testing protocols than common mountain bike helmets, together with chin bar security. When examined, the Vanguard Core exceeded the deflection perimeters by 40%, and supplied 23% extra vitality dissipation concerning the helmet over and above the usual move worth, whereas the chinbar exceeded the influence velocity move worth by 14%.
The second commonplace – NTA8776 – is an eMTB commonplace. E-bike riders can expertise considerably extra momentum and power throughout crashes than common analogue bikes, so having enough safety is vital. The Bluegrass Vanguard Core meets this commonplace, with a shell that gives higher influence examined protection across the vital areas of the pinnacle: the rear and the temples.
And at last the Bluegrass Vanguard Core achieved a formidable 5 stars from the celebrated Virginia Tech Helmet Lab.
Consolation and magnificence is essential
Safety is vital, but when a helmet isn’t additionally comfy then efficiency is compromised, which is why Bluegrass checked out each aspect of the Vanguard Core to make sure it outperformed in all areas.
It options comfy wrap padding to supply a safe match, plus modern c-shaped cheek pads (obtainable in two thicknesses_ which guarantee air can circulation, cooling the face and head. There are 24 vents across the helmet to channel that air over the face and scalp, and to permit heat moist air to be drawn out on the rear of the helmet.
A detachable mud grill helps preserve flying filth out of the rider’s face when wanted, however may be popped off simply when situations are dry. The helmet is in fact goggle appropriate, and boasts an built-in visor that’s versatile and may breakaway within the occasion of a crash, making certain that it doesn’t hook up or catch.
And at last a snug, safe match is ensured by the Bluegrass Secure-T Heta Retention system, which retains the helmet balanced and in place on the roughest of rides, plus an easy-to-use Fidlock magnetic buckle below the chin.