After 20 hours of research evaluating 120 products, we picked Schwinn Thrasher Helmet as our top choice.
You should never go cycling without a helmet.
Helmets aren't just another biking gadget worn for show—they're incredibly important for your protection. One study found that a helmet can reduce your risk of biking accidents by as much as 70%, and your risk of fatal head injuries by 65%.
Wear that helmet!
Finding the right bike helmet is all about finding a comfortable fit, good protection, durability, and an aerodynamic design. Below, we've done the research to bring you a list of the best bike helmets on the market. After testing a few ourselves (with UN-broken necks as proof) and reading through thousands of reviews on hundreds of products, we've narrowed down the list of best bike helmet choices for you.