This article originally appeared in the November 2010 issue of Cycle Sport magazine
You will have seen Sky in their special edition Rainforest Rescue black and green jerseys at the recent Tour of Britain — which meant they couldn’t possibly have worn their usual blue and black helmets. Blue and green should never be seen, after all…
So in came some special matching Kask Vertigos for them — and the Italian company was kind enough to make a few more of them for the likes of you and me.
The Vertigo is a technical-looking helmet, but it’s certainly not all for show: the highly adjustable retention system, and hi-tech pads that draw sweat away from the skin keep things comfortable, while 24 strategically placed vents ensure maximum airflow without compromising aerodynamics.