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Specialized S-Works Prevail
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S-Works Prevail

$229.99
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Specialized S-Works Prevail

Specialized's S-Works Prevail helmet could just be the perfect combo of comfort and lightness for maximizing your road-riding fun. This ultra-light, stylish, race-proven lid is Kevlar reinforced for durability and it features Specialized's 4th Dimension Cooling System for exceptional airflow so you always feel great. It even boasts revolutionary dual-density EPS foam for protection without bulk. And you'll love Specialized's Mindset retention system that lets you dial in the perfect fit.

Features and Information

  • This helmet features Specialized's Mindset retention system. For maximum comfort, the rear strap can be raised or lowered, and the convenient, micro-adjustable dial provides a perfect fit.
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Pros

  • Convenient back-of-head adjustment  (4)
  • Good ventilation  (4)
  • Lightweight  (4)
  • Nice fit system/pads  (4)
  • Durable  (2)

Best Uses

  • Road cycling  (4)
  • Warm Weather  (2)
  • Everyday riding  (2)
  • Mountain biking 

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5.0

Lightweight, comfortable and good looking

By Icechild

from Santa Rosa, CA

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        I bought this helmet to replace an aging Bell Sweep helmet. While it is considerably more expensive than the Bell, I can say with honesty that this is probably the lightest helmet I've ever owned. The fit was superb right out of the box and apart from tightening the chin strap about a 1/4 inch there was nothing else to do but wear and ride. The ventilation is exceptional and I can mirror the comments of previous reviewers who say that it can feel like you have you have your own personal air conditioner especially in hot weather (living in Northern California can get really dry and hot in the summer months). Thankfully, I've not had the misfortune to crash while wearing this helmet (and hopefully never will) but the helmet feels solid and secure at all times without restricting head movement so at least for me, it inspires confidence. The Prevail does cost a pretty penny but I would say it's worth it as just about any top of the line helmet is close to the price of this beauty so try it on at your LBS and see how it feels. Highly recommended.

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        5.0

        Light Helmet Great Ventilation

        By kojo911

        from bay area

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              Wow helmets have come a long way. I remember when they consisted of 4 leather straps or big chunks of styrofoam. This helmet is a little lighter than my last helmet but the ventilation is a big improvement, It's taken away my last "argument" for not wearing a helmet namely they are too hot. I would bet that this lid cools the head better than no helmet at all. Highly recommend this product.

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              5.0

              Quality helmet

              By Lindy

              from Undisclosed

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                    The S-works Prevail helmet is not only great looking, but incredibly comfortable. Even after hours of riding, there is nothing that becomes uncomfortable about the helmet. For the ladies, the adjustable back of the helmet is perfect for using with pony tails.

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                    5.0

                    So light and confortable

                    By kryki

                    from Seattle, WA, USA

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                          This is the helmet of choice. The lightest helmet I have ever ridden. It looks great, keeps the head ventilated. Never leave home without it.

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                          5.0

                          Outstanding feel. Superior protection

                          By a cyclist

                          from San Francisco, CA

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                          Pros

                          • Good ventilation
                          • Nice fit system/pads
                          • Super Light
                          • Convenient back-of-head adjustment
                          • Excellent heat venting
                          • Durable
                          • Lightweight

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Road cycling

                            Comments:

                            The fit of the helmet is excellent. It is superlight, has incredible ventilation, and the chin strap is barely noticeable. This is by far the best helmet I've owned. I recently crashed on wet roads doing 30+ mph and my bike and body got pretty torn up, but my head was not affected at all. The helmet broke apart like it is supposed to and stayed exactly where it is supposed to on my head throughout the wreck. We buy helmets to protect us and this one is absolutely the best both while riding and when hitting the pavement. I bought another one same day.

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                            5.0

                            This helmet saved my life

                            By Ron

                            from Stow Ohio

                            About Me Avid Cyclist

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                            Pros

                            • Convenient back-of-head adjustment
                            • Good ventilation
                            • Nice fit system/pads
                            • Lightweight
                            • Durable

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Road cycling

                              Comments:

                              I had this helmet 3 weeks. Crashed, hit the back of my head on road at 15mph. Got up, rode home, found back of helmet was split in back. It truly saved my life.

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                              5.0

                              Hands Down the Best Helmet on The Market

                              By Rich

                              from Portsmouth NH

                              About Me Competitive Cyclist

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                              Pros

                              • Lightweight
                              • Good ventilation
                              • Convenient back-of-head adjustment
                              • Nice fit system/pads

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Mountain biking
                                • Warm Weather
                                • Everyday riding
                                • Road cycling

                                Comments:

                                The Specialized helmets fits nearly every head shape (everyone I know has tried it and loved it) and is super comfortable. Add that to the fact that the Prevail is sooooooo light it is like wearing a baseball hat - that light and that comfortable! Worth ever penny.

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                                5.0

                                Best helmet I've tried

                                By Val

                                from Carrollton, TX

                                About Me Avid Cyclist

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                                Pros

                                • Convenient back-of-head adjustment
                                • Good ventilation
                                • Lightweight
                                • Nice fit system/pads

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Road cycling
                                  • Everyday riding
                                  • Warm Weather

                                  Comments:

                                  Purchased a Giro Prolight. Very light but never comfortable. Crashed and cracked the Giro. Chose Specialized Prevail for replacement. Owned a Specialized before & was always happy with the Specialized comfort/fit. The Specialized Prevail is nearly as light as the Prolight but the comfort & airflow are far superior. Highly recommended.

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