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Dec 9, 2015 – Smith, experienced in optics and snow, came at cycling-helmet design with fresh eyes. The result is the Overtake and it looks like no other cycling helmet.
Instead of molded EPS, the Overtake uses Aerocore construction with a honeycomb material called Koroyd. Not only does it protect your head, it manages to stay cooler at low speeds because it doesn’t rely solely on traditional vents that need air speed to cool.
Since Smith makes optics, the helmet has been designed to integrate with your glasses perfectly, whether over your eyes or stored on your helmet. While safety, comfort, lightweight and ventilation were the main design elements, Smith took it to the wind tunnel and found out it was fast, too.
$250; 250 grams; smithoptics.com