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S1 Lifer Helmet w/ Visor (Gen 2) (Instructional Video)

S1 Lifer Helmet w/ Visors (Gen 2) are in stock and shipping to customers and skate shops this week.

#DanfromS1 shows you how to mount the Visor to your new Gen 2 Lifer Visor Helmet. If you have any questions please give us a call at 310 464 8179 and we would be happy to assist you.

How to Mount Your Visor

CIB x S1 Helmets | Carving and Airs

CIB  X S1 Helmets new web series Tricks in Bowls!
PART TWO: The basics of airs and carving a bowl!

Stay tuned for a collection of tutorials that teach you how to take on the transitions of ramps and bowls on your quad rollerskates.
Each episode will feature tips and break down your favorite moves on eight wheels! Covering everything from the very beginner to badass, we can’t wait to show you what’s still to come.

Featuring footage of Chicks in Bowls Team: Fink, Bomba Hache, Lady Trample and Hermione Grinder

check out S1 Knee Pads and S1 Lifer Helmet here 

Ghetto Fabu-Lez / S1 Pro Knee Pads / Video

“I’ve been wearing S1 Knee Pads since the beginning. They are amazing. I have never had to think about my knee pads because they are so good and they hold up so long and I never have any pain in my knees – it doesn’t hurt when I fall. It is almost like I don’t even to think about them because they are just a seamless part of my body. I love S1 Knee pads and they are better than anything I have ever worn.”

Ghetto Fabu-Lez jammer for the Angel City Derby Girls Hollywood Scarlets

click here to buy a pair http://shop.s1helmets.com/s1-pro-knee-pads/

S1 Lifer Visor Helmet

This is the totally redesigned Lifer Visor Helmet. This helmet features our patented “Cover Catcher”, in mold mounting hardware and is both multiple impact and high impact certified. The Visor can now be taken on and off and replaced if needed.  Patent # 62/375.861
To get one ask your local dealer or go here:
http://shop.s1helmets.com/s1-lifer-helmet-w-visor-gen-2/

So we set out to make a more protective helmet

In 2010 we noticed some pro skateboarders and roller derby participants were getting knocked out and in some instances getting traumatic brain injuries in traditional soft foam skate helmets. So we took the soft foam helmets into the testing lab and learned that the impact energy goes directly through the soft foam helmets and rattles the brain. We also learned that soft foam skate helmets FAIL the ASTM multiple impact test and they FAIL the CPSC high impact test.

So we set out to make a better and safer helmet. The result is the S1 Lifer Helmet. The S1 Lifer Helmet is constructed with EPS Fusion Foam and is 5x more protective than soft foam skate helmets. The S1 Lifer Helmet passes the ASTM multiple impact test and the S1 Lifer Helmet passes the CPSC high impact test.

We have taken steps to educate the public about the S1 Lifer Helmet through videos and printed media. Most skaters and parents did not know that traditional skate helmets did not pass any helmet safety standards. They usually only learned the difference after a head injury and that is too late. 

We made a helmet that we would want to wear. And a helmet we could 100% recommend to family, friends and team riders. When you are wearing an S1 Lifer Helmet you know that you are wearing the best. And if you own a skateshop you know you are offering the best to your skate community. – Dan McCashin Co Founder/ S1 Helmets 

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