Troxel Avalon Helmet w/ CinchFit
Really nice helmet
I've used Troxel in the past for my every day schooling helmet and this one with the cinchfit is very comfortable. The round fit doesn't leave the red mark on my forehead and the low profile is a nice look. Would recommend to a friend and did just this when my instructor commented that she liked the helmet. Always a pleasure to work with the folks at Smartpak.
April 6, 2013
Had to return as it is more for a "round" head, and my head is more "oval". Looked like a GREAT, well made helmet, however!
My suggestion would be that these types of "fit" might be included in general descriptions so that people don't have to buy, try and return so many times.
March 27, 2013
Fits well with updated style
I tried two other brands of helmets for a replacement of my 6 year old Troxel helmet and they just did not fit well so when Troxel finally came out with an updated style I ordered the same size as my old helmet and sure enough it fit perfectly and love the modern low profile look.
February 26, 2013
Good value for a show helmet
After seeing show helmets running from $500 to $900--at that price I couldn't afford to replace my helmet every five years, as recommended--I bought this one. It's not too blingy, but also not too plain. In order to make it look like a much more expensive helmet, I added some faux crocodile leather on both sides of the front center. It only took an afternoon to do, and turned out great. Now I have a sensibly-priced helmet that looks like it cost more. Since it's from Troxel I know it's safe, and now it looks flashier! I only gave it three stars for durability because I just got it and have not shown in it.
February 24, 2013
A helmet that fits just right & looks great!
I've had several Troxel helmets over the years, and the Avalon is by far my favorite. Not only does the Avalon look great on, but It. Just. Fits! The Cinch -fit system is fantastic and is SO comfortable. I was very impressed with this helmet from the first time that I rode in it, and I loved that it stayed perfectly in place --it didn't slip or move at all during my ride! Stylish and fits great! I highly recommend the Avalon! Will definitely be wearing this to shows as well.
January 27, 2013
Love this helmet!
This is a VERY comfortable helmet. Got it Monday and have shown in it the last two days. Can't comment on durability having only had it a week but seems as durable as any other helmet. Loved the price too!
November 9, 2012