The Kriss Kyle Crash Reel – Still Safe In MT500 Helmets And Protectors

When you’re pushing the envelope in the way that Kriss Kyle likes too whilst bringing supreme BMXing skills to the world of MTBing – you’re going to take a slam from time to time. And busting big moves mean that the hits are big too. You’ll have seen Kriss on the rampage in The Scottish Wildcat vid, so buckle up and get ready to wince in Kriss Kyle: The Scottish Wild Cat Outtakes.

Kriss rides. We protect. The MT500 Helmet keeps his head safe and our wide range of MTB protectors kept him ready for more riding and more slams. We’ve collaborated with innovative companies – Koroyd® and D3O® to integrate the latest impact absorbing technologies into our range.

In addition to Kriss, our helmets and protectors also look after a wide gang of MTB pros – from Alpine adventurer Harald Philipp to our Scottish compatriot Danny MacAskill. It’s enduro ready as proven by EWS stars Morgan Charre and Ella Conolly and the Hazzard Racing crew. Our protectors are also #AthertonApproved and is tried and trusted on the downhill circuit by the Atherton Racing team.

MT500 Helmet

The helmet that kicked off a step change in how we think about safety. Our award-winning, flagship MTB Helmet uses Koroyd® technology to provide the ultimate protection for trail and enduro riders. The helmet is packed with features, including an adjustable peak, anti-bacterial padding, eyewear dock as well as a clip-on accessory mount for a headlight or helmet-cam. Thanks to its design and functionality the MT500 Helmet won a prestigious Design & Innovation Award from Enduro Magazine.

MT500JR Youth Helmet

Sharing many of the features of it’s bigger sibling, the MT500 Youth Helmet brings a step change in helmet safety to smaller heads. Smaller. Not less.

MT500 Full Face

New for 2019 and it’s already racking up awards – the MT500 Full Face. Deploying advanced energy absorber, Koroyd® to provide additional impact resistance while keeping weight to a minimum this big hitting full face delivers DH certified (ASTM F1952 and CE Standard EN1078:2012 + 1 A1:2012) protection that can be worn all day long.

MT500 Hard Shell Knee Protectors

When the trails are downward and the going gets gnarly, reach for the new MT500 Hard Shell Knee protectors. Their custom moulded hard-shell protects from sharp impacts whilst D3O® insert provides lightweight, breathable, shock absorbing protection. They’re certified to meet CE EN 1621/1 standards and built burly.

MT500 Lite Knee Protectors

Another new addition to our range, the MT500 Lite Knee Protectors help keep you cool and protected. With highly abrasion resistant impact panels and a D3O®  insert providing lightweight, breathable, shock absorbing protection, we’ve kept these knee pads as airy as possible whilst still maintaining CE EN 1621/1 standards.



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