Benefits Of Wearing a Bsafe Cycling Vest

Just in case you slept in through those dark and frosty mornings. On the off-chance that you’ve missed the early setting of the sun. In case you were oblivious to your rising heating bills… Winter is well and truly here. For commuter cyclists, the winter offers us a plethora of opportunities. We can pedal our way to work while enjoying some beautiful frost coated vistas. We can feel like a human steam train as our breath puffs out in little clouds that we leave in our wake. We can enjoy a sense of freedom that our fellow road users in cars rarely get to enjoy on winter roads. Read more

Staying Safe Commuting By Bicycle

Commuting to work by bike is a great way to keep fit and avoid the rush hour traffic or cramped public transport. Cycle paths are few and far between, however, and even when they are available, they’re not always very well kept. Safety is always important, whether you’re on a cycle path or contending with cars on the road. If you already commute to work or you’re thinking about making a change, here’s how to stay safe.

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Top 12 Biking Blogs in the UK

Motorcycles provide riders with a freedom that they cannot get while boxed into a car. They give you a sense of adventure and make every trip out of the house a thrill. It’s precisely why there are so many motorcycle blogs on the web at the moment; like-minded individuals have felt that thrill and want to share the exhilaration that they feel. When you want to browse the best of the web for the sharpest and most interesting motorcycle blog, you can find inspiration – in no true order – in the top 12 motorcycle blogs in the UK below.

Chessie’s Tales, Motorcycles And Rides

What this blog lacks in colourful backgrounds, it sure makes up for in content. This stunning blog showcases some of the best photographs taken while biking, making you feel like you’re on that ride with them!

We Buy Any Bike

A group of total biking addicts have come together to build this site, and they know how easy it is to get your bike sold – so you can upgrade to another!

Greasy Kulture

If you’re in the mood to learn more about Harley chopper bikes, hot rods and classic bikes, you’re in the right place.

Biker’s Hub

When you want riding routes, product and motorcycle reviews, Bikers Hub is the place to be. Click for debates, opinions and reviews on your favoured bikes.

Beginner Bike

It’s always fun to follow the adventures of others, and this blog follows a newbie biker to the streets of London. Riding, commuting, product reviews and more.

Biker and Bike

The lighter side of biking, there are safety tips, reviews and chat about the best bikes in the market today.

Motorcycle Diaries

Amazing roads, the endless horizon and the people they meet along the way, this blog takes you on an adventure in travel.

Guided Motorbike Tours LTD

Providing informative, engaging content, Guided Motorbike Tours LTD has a varied and interesting blog that even the most enthusiastic rider will love.

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Motorcycle Safety Tips That Make Sense

There are plenty of ways to commute to work these days, and one of the most popular and quick ways to do it is via motorcycle. The numbers of motorcycle commuters are rising in an effort to combat both carbon footprint and rush hour traffic both to and from work. You get to add two motorcycle rides to every work day, and while this is a rush and a great way to feel alive during the day, it’s hard going.

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New Cartridge Size for Helite ROADSTER and CUSTOM models

As part of the continuous improvement of our Helite airbags, we changed the capacity of the cartridges concerning 3XL and 4XL sizes of our ROADSTER and CUSTOM models.

We inform you that you these updated products will be on the website in the next few weeks.

Why are we changing the capacity of the cartridges concerning 3XL and 4XL sizes of our ROADSTER and CUSTOM?

Helite has a policy of continuous improvement of its products, especially on the airbag protection. Our textile engineer managed to increase the time of inflation by improving the shape of the airbag concerning the 3XL and 4XL sizes for the Roadster and Custom models, which provides a better protection for the user. We can’t keep a 100CC cartridge because of the volume of the CO2 gas which is not adapted for the airbag (too high pressure compared with the new shape). So for these two sizes, we move from a 100cc cartridge to a 60cc cartridge.

How can I know which cartridge I have to use?

You can check easily the size of your cartridge thanks to the label located inside your vest/jacket right next to the cartridge.
For information, the modification regarding the capacity of the cartridge for the 3XL and 4XL sizes begins from the serial numbers below :

  • ROADSTER (black & vintage) -> SE/RS/XXXC or SE/RS/18XXXX

What will happen if a customer uses the wrong cartridge?

  • If you use a 100CC cartridge instead of a 60CC cartridge: in case of inflation the pressure will be too high and you will have a feeling of compression, nevertheless you will be protected.
  • If you use a 60CC cartridge instead of a 100CC cartridge: in case of inflation, the pressure won’t be sufficient and you will be less protected.

We are sorry to impose this change, but we believe that increasing the level of protection is our priority.

Airvest/Helite UK@ Goodwood Festival of Speed: 14th-15th July 2018

Come down and see Helite UK/Airvest at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. We will have the full range of Helite Air Jackets & Vests on display.

FREE Demonstrations available throughout the day.


Event Information:

Festival of Speed – The Silver Jubilee

The 2018 Festival of Speed presented by Mastercard theme will celebrate the event’s 25th anniversary: “Festival of Speed – The Silver Jubilee”. The first Festival, in June 1993, redefined what a car event could be, and, in the years since, it has firmly established itself as the world’s greatest celebration of motorsport and car culture. Now, to mark the Silver Jubilee, the Duke of Richmond (formerly Lord March) will choose his 25 favourite moments from the first 25 events – personal highlights which, in very different ways, have been landmarks in the Festival’s history. These moments, and the cars and drivers which created them, will be cornerstones of this year’s event, alongside the usual gathering of extraordinary vehicles from the dawn of motoring to the present day and beyond.

Travel & Parking

Plan your route to the Festival of Speed.

Goodwood House

Chichester, West Sussex

PO18 0PX