You can never be too safe.
Sweet Protection upgraded the Igniter MIPS Helmet with a revolutionary Multidirectional Impact Protection System for enhanced ski safety. MIPS reduces brain injuries by rotating the helmet upon impact in order to absorb more force. This tested technology is proven to set a new standard in helmet safety. The helmet's thermoplastic shell is surprisingly superlight despite its ruggedly reliable impact-resistance.
The Igniter MIPS Helmet also features Sweet Protection's Impact Shields liner for shock-absorption. There's also a removable, moisture-wicking Coolmax liner embedded with Polygiene's permanent odor control for more comfort. The OcciGrip adjustment system ensures a secure fit, and there are removable FitPads for a more personalized fit.
- MIPS Multidirectional Impact Protection System
- Superlight ABS thermoplastic shell
- Impact Shields EPS liner
- Removable Coolmax liner
- OcciGrip adjustment system
- Direct ventilation with open/close adjustment
- FitPads and removable earpads
- Item #SET000Z
- Q & A
'Sweet' Helmet! (Get it?)
I am officially a Sweet Protection fan for life! This helmet is amazing. Lightweight, warm, and made with quality materials. I got the Igniter with the MIPS for added protection. I recommend anyone looking to buy a helmet, to get a Sweet helmet that has MIPS (multi-directional impact protection). Your brain isn't something to mess around with!
lightweight and killer protection
- Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
wow - the combo of lightweight and tech in this thing makes me wonder why I haven't seen a lot more on the hill. it's light (as i mentioned), stylie and i don't know a lot about all the ingredients, but i read some reviews from europe and this thing won some safety award (blew everything else out of the water including helmets from Smith and POC )so i thought that i'd give it a try. I haven't been anything but impressed. I ride mostly on the lift but push out beyond the rope line and into easy access backcountry. I've taken a few hits, nothing crazy, but the reputation of this helmet (that swedish award - i think it's called) and the company (check out some of their racers) is confidence inspiring. I'm stoked to know that there's some scientific proof that this thing will protect my most important asset ... and the black is stealth and stylie. I'm a medium in most helmets and this Medium fits well.
Do these fit the same as their whitewater helmets, i.e. the Strutter and Rocker?
The snow helmets fits the same way as the whitewater helmets. Most of the snow helmets has a similar fit, with the exception of the Rooster (which fits a little tighter).
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Does this helmet integrate well with POC goggles?
They should fit well.
Normally, goggles with a slightly curved top (of the goggle) will fit the very best.
Hans, Sweet Protection