Giro Remedy Full Face Helmet

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Remedy

Premium full face mountain bike helmet. The fiberglass-shelled Remedy offers the same level of protection, ventilation and attention to detail as its big brother-the Remedy CF-yet manages it all at a nice price. It's built for long park sessions, big mountain riding, cleaning sketchy, exposed lines, or anything else in the gravity realm. Key features like a washable interior liner, no tool visor adjust, and matchless graphics make the Remedy the preferred choice by the best riders on the planet

User Reviews (36)

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hodaddy2001   Downhiller [Feb 09, 2012]
Strength:

Unfortunatly I had to test the strength last weekend and I am writeing today.... Over the handlebars off the trail into a tree head on would have been face first but turned head last second aside from a couple minutes laying there wondering what happened and horrible ringing in the ears. I am fine. I have taken many a diggers but not like that one. I was completly off the ground flying and hit the tree so hard I spun around and landed behind the tree.

Weakness:

Wife didn't get paid the life insurance........Pads are a pain to put back together after washing

I am completly sold on this helmet and will continue to use it from here on out, great looking helmet but will save your nugget.

Similar Products Used: fox and 661
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RATING
5
VALUE
RATING
5
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mbell   Downhiller [Dec 31, 2011]
Strength:

Comfort. Luckily I haven't had to test the "Strength" of it yet.

Weakness:

Can't take the pads completely out.

It's a great helmet. Fits well and seems really comfortable in warm climates. It's also a good find it you've got a big head. I wear a 7 7/8" fitted cap and the large Remedy fits me perfectly.

OVERALL
RATING
4
VALUE
RATING
5
frickinGUY   Weekend Warrior [Dec 17, 2011]
Strength:

protected my head during a nasty spill. pulled my shoulder, had a concussion, knocked out for a bit. the helmet took the brunt of the impact and cracked. my head falls in between a M and L @ 58-59. originally bought a M but it was too snug, returned for an L and it was a little loose but not that noticeable.

Weakness:

a bit heavy but that's okay if it makes for better protection

it works as advertised. heard you get a crash replacement on Giro helmets of 30 or 40% off. now that's a deal.

Similar Products Used: Kali, fox
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RATING
5
VALUE
RATING
4
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nealfix   Weekend Warrior [Aug 16, 2010]
Strength:

Light, Comfortable

Weakness:

Breaks easily

Great helmet until you crash hard. The chin guard broke and the side of the helmet crushed in driving my sunglasses into the side of my face and eye. A friend had the same experience but his really caved in. My old Bell took a way bigger hit and stood up to it. It did crack at the chin strap attach points but never caved in. My next helmet will be something stronger.

Similar Products Used: Bell
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RATING
1
VALUE
RATING
1
Uncle Six Pack   Weekend Warrior [Jun 24, 2010]
Strength:

pretty good ventilation, weight, looks nice, can wear sunglasses with it

Weakness:

none

This is a fantastic helmet and some online dealers are giving great discounts, which made it a no-brainer for me.

Similar Products Used: full-face motorcycle helmets
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RATING
5
VALUE
RATING
5
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DHmonkey123   Racer [Jun 18, 2010]
Strength:

light, smashing good looks, compatible with goggles unlike some others, well ventilated

Weakness:

none

BUY THIS HELMET!!!!! it has saved me from many a branch and lots of those rare OTB moments that i have. surprisingly, the 06' model is fun to CLIMB in!!! if you have a full face that you can climb in, it must be SUPER well ventilated. Vision is spot on as well and isn't to hard to see the trail ahead, especially with that adjustable visor. this was a trade i will never regret.

Similar Products Used: bell drop, bell bellistic
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RATING
5
VALUE
RATING
5
paintmc   Downhiller [Jun 09, 2010]
Strength:

- Looks..A nice choice of designs for everyone.
- Very good fit and I tried them all...Trust me
- Solid and protects my coconut....I am on my 3rd Remedy
in 12 months and have limited brain damage
- Well vented
- Seems to work with most goggles

Most important PRO to this helmet that no one has
mentioned is the fact that it comes with a lifetime
crash replacement. I save about 40% of the sale price.

Weakness:

- A bit warm on hot days...but aren't all FF helmets like that
- Visors don't last long even with small spills

I am a beginner / intermediate rider and crash alot. So this helmet not only protects my nogen but also limits the money I shell out on new ones. A great buy from a great company.

Similar Products Used: Mace
OVERALL
RATING
4
VALUE
RATING
5
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two6labs   Cross Country Rider [May 30, 2010]
Strength:

Fabulous Helmet. Cool Graphic's, Tons of Ventilation,Very Comfortable,Removable inner pad-set.

Weakness:

None so far

I have to wear a Full face... I have perfected the art of using my face to break any fall. I have in the last 2yrs had some 55 stitches in my face and I removed 5cm of my chin... I LOVE this Helmet! It is worth every penny...

Similar Products Used: Bell Drop, Giro switchblade, Pro Tec Openface.
OVERALL
RATING
5
VALUE
RATING
5
atchipmunk   Weekend Warrior [Feb 01, 2010]
Strength:

Looks Great, Lightweight, Good Ventilation, Good Protection

Weakness:

Nothing other than being a bit warmer than wearing an XC helmet

This helmet rocks! It looks great, offers great protection, has good ventilation, and gives you the added courage to tackle the gnarliest lines. It's especially great when you get it for cheap on sale/clearance!

Similar Products Used: Azonic Fury, Bell Drop
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RATING
5
VALUE
RATING
5
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enigami   Weekend Warrior [Oct 03, 2009]
Strength:

Affordable, Doesn't have a stupid design (Matte Black), Comftable, well vented for DH.

With the FF, I feel safer, so that allows me to push myself harder. Which is always more fun.

Weakness:

Gets hot when climbing for a long distance
Visor adjuster fell off on my first tril with it, easily replaced with some bolt.
The Matte Black shows a lot of wear.

My first full face helmet.
If I do brake this helmet, I will be buying another Grio Remedy.

This is the helmet to go, esp if you are on a budget.

OVERALL
RATING
5
VALUE
RATING
5
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