Rudy Project Venger Helmet Review

Marc Abbott Tuesday, April 6, 2021 - 13:28 Respectably lightweight, well vented all-rounder is a safe bet for sunny rides 3.5 / 5 £129.99 I wish I owned the Rudy Project Venger helmet five years ago when a training camp-cum-holiday in the Spanish cycling hub of Calpe provided me with the opportunity to take on the prolonged, sinuous descent of Coll de Rates. While I tend to be better at climbing than descending, on this occasion I was flying – everything just gelled – until a bee flew straight through one of my helmet’s frontal vents and stung me on the temple. It’s the quickest I’ve ever braked from 40-0mph. My point being, it’s the details that matter in the largely homogenous world of EPS-formed road cycling helmets, and the Rudy Project Venger helmet features what the brand calls a ‘bug net’ designed to prevent insectoid attack, and which adds ...

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