Posts tagged "helmets"
Hövding - the airbag for cyclists

Hövding – the airbag for cyclists

The talented people behind Hövding – the airbag for cyclists – have just made a nice short film about why cycle helmets are far from as safe as we think they are. The film highlights the gap between traditional cycle helmets and the new, radically different alternative, that is Hövding.
Hövding Guerilla event - live crashes in Stockholm

Hövding Guerilla event – live crashes in Stockholm

These accidents with Hövding, the invisible airbag bicycle helmets, were shot in Stockholm today in close cooperation with Stuntgruppen. You can read our earlier stories about Hövding here and here.
World's largest design award to the invisible airbag bicycle helmet Hövding

World’s largest design award to the invisible airbag bicycle helmet Hövding

The invisible airbag bicycle helmet Hövding which David Report covered in an article a while ago has received the worlds largest design award, INDEX. The prestigious design award of EUR 100 000 was received during a formal ceremony in Copenhagen’s Opera House in the presence of the Danish Crown Prince and Crown Princess, during Thursday...

New POC 2010 team movie

The smart helmets and armor brand POC just released their 2010 team movie which involves some of the world’s most prominent riders, including Martin Söderström, Andrew Shandro,  Daniel Dehrs, Team SUNN Montgenévre, Anthony Napolitan, Drew Bezanson and not at least wonder kid and recent POC Team Rider Danny Macaskill. The film is produced by action...
Brainwear for smart people

Brainwear for smart people

Danish company Yakkay has developed  a series of bicycle helmets where safety and style are united and equally valued. A very innovative contribution to the rather standardized helmet market. Each helmet consists of a protective base with a cover in different designs according to taste. Recently a couple of new covers were released.
Urban bicycle helmets

Urban bicycle helmets

Thanks to Danish company Yakkay you can now protect yourself while riding your bicycle and still be fashionable. The Yakkay urban bicycle helmets is a great combination of security and aesthetics. So far they are strangely enough more or less one of its kind. It’s brainwear for smart people –  the use of a helmet...