What level of protection does the Oxelo MF 5 helmet provide?
Polystyrene structure and external ABS shell for a sturdy helmet. All our helmets comply with the European EN 1078 standard. This standard sets out requirements and testing methods for helmets used for cycling, skateboarding and roller skating. Various properties are regulated, including shock absorption and fitting systems. If you check only one thing before buying a helmet, it should be compliance with this standard.
How do they stay comfy and fitted?
There is an easy-to-use dial at the back of the neck for adjusting the helmet. The straps (dividers) have double buckles and can be repositioned to get a precise fit. Last but not least, the thick foam is both durable and comfortable.
How much does the Oxelo MF5 helmet weigh?
What sizes are available?
Two sizes are available depending on the colour: M (for a head size of 55 to 58 cm) and L (for a head size of 58 to 61 cm).
What does the EN 1078 standard cover?
EN1078 is a European standard concerning the test methods and requirements for cycling, skateboarding and skating helmets. This standard covers the following aspects: construction, including field of vision, shock-absorbing properties, fastening system features, including the chinstrap and tightening systems, markings and information.
Why can't you use a cycling helmet on a scooter, skateboard or skates?
Decathlon cycling helmets are also EN 1078 certified. It is the shape of the helmets that differs: Oxelo helmets are designed for skate sports as they cover more of the head to protect the areas that are most at risk when doing tricks.