Leatt – Double Design & Innovation Award Winner
Leatt is proud to report that the ground-breaking Leatt DBX 5.0 Composite Helmet and the Leatt DBX Enduro Lite WP 2.0 Hydration Pack were both announced as winners of the prestigious Design & Innovation Awards 2016.
The Design & Innovation Award 2016 was put together to applaud the world’s best and most innovative products by recognizing potential in order to steer trends along the right path. More than 40 experts from 10 different nations gathered in Kronplatz/San Vigilio, the Dolomites, in October 2015 to test, analyse and judge the worlds most innovative and exciting bikes and products for the 2016 season. Various categories, each with a wide selection of criteria were taken into consideration when judging and awarding, read more here.
Leatt DBX Helmet – Winner
Through our extensive research & development and understanding of rider protection requirements, the new Leatt DBX helmet was developed to make a difference.
- Optimised for neck brace
- Hydration compatible
- In-moulded V foam liner
- 360° Turbine technology
- Smaller outer shell
- Dual density, volume reducing, in-moulded EPS liner
- Low volume shell
- Light weight
- Unique visor styling
Overall the combination of the above features reduce the risk of concussion and the risk of rotational acceleration. In particular the in-moulded V foam and 360° Turbine technology help to reduce low energy impacts, while simultaneously reducing rotational acceleration to the head and brain by up to 40%. See the DI.A artilce here
The Leatt DBX Enduro Lite WP 2.0 Hydration Pack – Winner
The Leatt DBX Enduro Lite WP 2.0 back pack is a light weight bicycle hydration pack with built in back protector.
- Fully waterproof
- Internal organization (including touchscreen phone pocket)
- CE Level 1 back protector
- Clever harness – does away with the waist strap
This amazing design and innovation helps to keep your belongings dry in the worst of weather, while neatly securing the contents. The addition of the back protector will please racers and safety-conscious alike while providing a very secure and stable fit, even on the toughest downhills. See the DI.A artilce here