The Igniter II helmet | sweet protection

The Igniter II helmet

Our lightest freeride helmet.

If you are into hitting the backcountry, touring in wild mountains or just booting up a mountain side for riding some extra powdery and untouched snow, the Igniter offers all the features you seek in an all-round, lightweight and versatile freeride helmet.

Only the lightest materials and technologies have been used for making this freeride helmet as light as possible. With its superlight ABS hard-shell technology, this helmet suits the skier who is looking to keeping the weight of the gear under a certain limit. That’s what makes this helmet specifically suitable for touring, as its both light and easy to fasten on the backpack while touring up, or to wear while doing the mountain ascent. It’s a true all-mountain performer.

A man in an Igniter II helmet is skiing down the mountain.

The Igniter II offers great ventilation properties that regulates your body temperature throughout a long day of vigorous and high intensity rides. It features 26 vents that’s penetration proof and front inlets that’s easy to operate. New for the 18/19 season is updated performance interior making the helmet easier to adjust to your head. With a snug fit, the helmet sits comfortable on your head all day long.

A man in an Igniter II helmet and with skis stands on the top of the mountain. The Igniter II helmet

Helmet technology

Superlight ABS Thermoplastic shell

Our injection molded Superlight ABS Thermoplastic shell – is very impact resistant through its special rubber toughened construction. The shell is molded with extreme precision to give the best performance to weight ratio.

Impact shields

Helmets with Impact Shields feature a molded shock absorbing EPS liner with impact shield inserts that provide unsurpassed performance for shock absorbance. This is our premium impact protection technology. It distributes impacts from the inside of the helmet over larger areas in the crucial front and back zones where your head needs it.

Audio Ready

The helmet is updated with a Fidlock magnetic hook buckle and it’s also Audio Ready, which means you can listen to your favorite music while riding hard with the Outdoor Tech Chips.