Alpina Pheos LE helmet review

Extra protection at no extra weight

Our rating 
3.5 out of 5 star rating 3.5
£139.99 RRP
Alpina Pheos LE helmet

Our review

Great for those looking to combine light weight with greater protection and easy fitting
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We did wince at the price, but if you’re looking to combine light weight with greater protection and easy fitting, this is a worthwhile investment. The Pheos LE is a wide shallow style, with a carbon monocoque for extra protection at no extra weight. Generous vents give it a barely-there feel on even the longest and hottest trail days.

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The fit dial is easy to use and the retention band at the back pivots so that you can get it into the perfect position. It’s a simple thing, but it’s hard to overstate the comfort it adds. The straps are well placed and hard to tangle, and once you’ve set your fit, the easy-to-use sliding ratchet and padded chinstrap are fast to fix and don’t irritate.

Product Specifications

Product

Name Pheos LE helmet (11)
Brand Alpina

Description Sizes: small, medium, large
Weight (g) 300