iXS Sports Division Trail RS Helmet

4.33/5 (3 Reviews)
MSRP : $119.00

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Product Description

IXS Trail RS Helmet With the quot;Trail RS quot; iXS presents a new helmet that has been developed in cooperation with freeride legend Richie Schley. Its double in-mold construction keeps your head cool with 22 vents and offers extended rear coverage. Thanks to the Ergo Fit Ultra system the quot;Trail RS quot; offers a tight fit, and the visor comes with a quickrelease mechanism so it does not break in a crash. Available in four matte colours and weighing just 320 grams, the helmet is EN1078 and CPSC certified. iXS approached me three years ago to collaborate in a helmet concept and that would be something in between a downhill helmet and a cross country helmet. A helmet that has good coverage, is light weight and still super ventilated. That's where we came up with the Trail RS. I ride up, ride down - I kind of do everything. The ultimate deal now days is to have one set up and that would be an all-mountain or enduro set up. Protection is breathable and light weight and you can pe

iXS Trail RS Helmet Pro Review

iXS is a new player in the helmet arena so you figure they’d take a few years to figure it out right? Well, in a nutshell, this helmet is dialed. iXS seems to exhibit good core values as we’ve noticed in their armor and protection products: deliver well-designed products at a great value. The Trail RS helmet is a light, attractive, full coverage helmet that can be had for $119. Read on and see if it’s right for you. Continue reading →

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:4
Submitted by SylentK a All Mountain Rider

Date Reviewed: June 6, 2014

Strengths:    stays in place, cool, comfy, forehead pad help keep sweat out of eyes

Weaknesses:    limited visor adjustability

Bottom Line:   
After looking at all the "enduro" helmets out there (Bell, Troy Lee, Giro, POC) what sold me on this lid was the continuous and somewhat thicker front forehead pad. I wanted something to catch all my sweat, not channel it into my eyes. Air circulation is good and is a cool running helmet. Fit is good. You can easily cinch down the headband via the round adjuster. Overall very nice helmet.

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Duration Product Used:   4 months

Similar Products Used:   Giro, Bell

Overall Rating:3
Value Rating:4
Submitted by Cesar a All Mountain Rider

Date Reviewed: April 30, 2014

Strengths:    Light, ventilated, beautiful, slim form

Weaknesses:    If you have a "rounder" head, ypu might end up looking somewhere else.

Bottom Line:   
This helmet comes only in two shell sizes, S-M (54-58cms) and L/XL (58-63cms). I normally use M, so I went for the S/M first, but it have me headaches from pressure points on the sides of my forefront. So I sold it, got a L/M = the pressure point is solved, but it was huge! So ended up saling it. Perhaps IXS should have gone with a more traditional 3 shell sizing, instead of just 2.

Other than that.... awesome helmet.

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Duration Product Used:   1 month

Price Paid:    $119.00

Purchased At:   http://goo.gl/Bg7kco

Similar Products Used:   Limar X-MTB, TLD A1, POC Trabec, Specialized Vice, Giro XAR,

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by Mike

Date Reviewed: January 29, 2014

Strengths:    Great fit for my oval head. Very light, good quality, great ventilation.

Weaknesses:    none

Bottom Line:   
Great fit for my oval head. Very light, good quality, great ventilation.
Hard to beat for $119

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