This bike helmet simply refuses to be put into a box—it's part road, part mountain, and part world traveler. It's the helmet that opens up the possibilities for endless exploration.
Built For Every Ride
Today's bicycling culture offers a smorgasbord of riding styles that may pique your interest. Perhaps you want to escape along the roadways, explore new trail systems, and link up long gravel roads. Get as far into nature as you like. This is why we innovated the XR Spherical to be the modern world traveler that chases freedom like you do. It's the future-proof decision that lends versatility to your riding style and preferred terrain. With a rugged build for riders who want real mileage from their gear, the XR Spherical is your go-anywhere helmet. But who says you can't also have luxury features? Enjoy the finer things too, like vivid color options including classic camo, a Fidlock magnetic chin buckle that snaps effortlessly into place, and our premium comfort padding that simply endures. Not to mention the high-end construction that brings you airflow for days and a super-comfortable fit system that's perfectly snug. Because this is a Bell helmet after all, we couldn't leave out top-of-the-industry safety features either. This means you get our proprietary Spherical Technology powered by MIPS, which helps reroute impact forces away from the brain. Light and airy like a road helmet, yet offering the full coverage of a mountain bike helmet, the XR Spherical is ready for any adventure you can dream of. Whether it's by road or gravel bike, mountain bike, hybrid, or otherwise, get inspired for exploration knowing the XR Spherical brings you the best parts of all riding types. Mountain, road, and gravel—they all intersect at XR Spherical. [DUE TO ONGOING GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN DISRUPTIONS STEMMING FROM COVID-19, XR WILL BECOME AVAILABLE IN DIFFERENT COUNTRIES AT DIFFERENT TIMES, AND UNITS WILL BECOME AVAILABLE OVER SEVERAL MONTHS INTO THE SUMMER. IF WE ARE CURRENTLY SOLD OUT OF YOUR PREFERRED SIZE/COLOR, WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO SIGN UP FOR ALERTS SO WE CAN CONTACT YOU DIRECTLY WHEN XR IS BACK IN STOCK.]
- SPHERICAL TECHNOLOGY—Spherical Technology's Ball-and-Socket design, powered by MIPS, helps redirect impact forces away from the brain by allowing the outer liner to rotate around the inner liner during a crash.
- MIPS—MIPS (Multi-directional Impact Protection System) is a leading slip-plane technology inside the helmet designed to help reduce rotational forces that can result from certain impacts.
- FLOAT FIT—A minimalist, lightweight fit system with an easy-to-turn rubber overmolded dial for adjustments (integrated with MIPS).
- FIDLOCK BUCKLE—Fidlock is an easy-to-use magnetic buckle. This time saving feature slides closed laterally for an effortless, secure fit.
- PROGRESSIVE LAYERING—The process of engineering a helmet liner with variable EPS foam densities to better manage the transfer of energies after some impacts.
- OVERBROW VENTILATION—Overbrow Ventilation features intake ports on the brow of the helmet to usher in cool air and push it through the air-channel matrix for full-head ventilation
- IONIC+ PADDING—Quick-drying interior padding helps manage sweat while fighting odor-causing bacteria.
- NO-TWIST TRI-GLIDES—Quick-adjust fasteners that help keep straps flat and properly positioned
- SWEAT GUIDE—Sweat Guide pad design pulls moisture away from the brow pad and away from eyewear.
- EYEWEAR STORAGE—Easily stash your glasses using the integrated helmet notches.
Complies with the US CPSC Safety Standard for Bicycle Helmet for Persons Age 5 and Older