What Goes Into Making A Bike Helmet? | Inside The MET Helmets HQ!

Published on September 18th 2021


Helmets have only become mandatory in professional cycling in the last 30 years, and since then they have evolved to be almost unrecognisable, but how are they designed and tested today, and how safe are they really? Olly has come to the MET HQ in Italy to find out more about how helmet technology has improved over the years, and where it is going! In association with MET - https://www.met-helmets.com/ Subscribe to GCN+ for cycling as you have never seen it before! Live racing, shows & cycling adventure films: https://gcn.eu/plus Subscribe: http://gcntech.co/subscribetogcntech The GCN Shop: https://gcn.eu/6r2 #Cycling #GCN #GCNTech #RoadBike Want to see more factory tours? Let us know where you would like to see next in the comments!👇 If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 Watch more on GCN Tech... 📹 Coolest Tech Of The 90's - https://gcn.eu/6rb Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: ES_Clean Cut - Bonkers Beat Club.mp3 ES_Gonna Get You - Camelian Glade.mp3 ES_Progressive Progress - Howard Harper-Barnes.mp3 ES_Cut the Corner - Luwaks.mp3 ES_Counting the Days - Cody High.mp3 ES_Drops of Rain - Cody High.mp3 ES_That Simple Move - Camelian Glade.mp3 ES_Zone Out - Daniel Fridell.mp3 Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/ Brought to you by the world’s biggest cycling channel, the Global Cycling Network (GCN), GCN Tech is the only channel you need for all things bike tech – past, present and future. Simply put, we’re obsessed with tech: we seek out and showcase the best in bikes, components, tech, accessories, upgrades and more from races and events, tech shows and product launches across the globe to bring you the best in road bike technology. We’ve also got great maintenance videos to help you get the most from your bike; pro-bike tours from all the biggest races; special features and the weekly GCN Tech Show. We also take a deeper look into the future of cycling, apps, smart tech and virtual riding. Join us on the channel and the GCN App to submit your content, vote on the latest tech and keep abreast of exciting new trends. GCN Japan: https://gcn.eu/subscribe-gcn-japan GCN Italia: https://gcn.eu/GCN-Italia Suscribirse a GCN en Español: http://gcn.eu/Suscribirse Facebook - http://gcntech.co/gcntechfb Instagram - http://gcntech.co/gcntechinsta Twitter - http://gcntech.co/gcntechtweet Zwift: https://gcn.eu/Zwif