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Triple Eight Racer Downhill Longboard Helmet

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Triple Eight Racer Downhill Longboard Helmet

Longboarding is a exhilarating. And dangerous. Protect your head with the Triple Eight Racer Downhill Longboard Helmet. Cool looking and protective, the Racer will give you added confidence. Add the Racer to your cart, and then shop for longboarding gloves

Triple Eight Racer Downhill Longboard Helmet  

  • Construction:  Hand-laid fiberglass shell; aerodynamic to resist wind 
  • EPS liner:  Glued to shell; vinyl lined at brow/back of neck; soft comfort lining inside 
  • Low rear profile for back-of-head coverage
  • Chin buckle slides,
  • Padding:  2 snap on/off cheek pads, 2 additional included to customize fit; 1 wrap-around head pad removable for washing; 3 extra pad inserts to customize fit, Velcro discs included for attachment 
  • Visor:  Shatter resistant; flips up/down w/tab on left side
  • Triple Eight logos/graphics look sleek
  • Weight:  1040 grams for L/XL  
  • Safety standards:  Meets US CPSC bike and ASTM F1952 downhill mountain bike racing standards and CE EN1078 European standard for pedal cyclists, skateboarders
  • Suitable for longboarding 

Triple Eight

Triple Eight began in 1995 as a one-man operation in founder Bobby Oppenheim’s New York apartment. Focused on innovation, style, and superior customer service, Triple Eight has since become one of the leading suppliers of action sports protective gear. Triple Eight products include helmets, wrist guards, knee pads, elbow pads, hip protectors, shin guards, long board slide gloves and related accessories for skateboarding, snowboarding, in-line skating ("rollerblading"), biking, wakeboarding, roller derby, and scooter. Triple Eight is also the official protective gear supplier for Camp Woodward (leading global action sports camp), Stoked Mentoring (provides skateboard instruction and gear to inner city youth), and SkatePass (provides gear to public school systems throughout the U.S.).



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Triple Eight Helmets Size Guide

We offer many different models of Triple Eight helmets, with each having a different size range depending upon fit system, shell shape, etc. To chose the right size Triple Eight helmet for you or your kid, follow the steps below.

1. Carefully measure the head circumference, as shown here:

2. Use this measurement to chose the correct size helmet, using the cm as displayed in the "Please Select a Color/Size" drop down list (see image below).


Triple Eight Knee Pads Size Chart

Size Knee Circumference (with leg extended)
Junior 11-12.5in
Small 12.5-14.5in
Medium 14.5-16in
Large 16-17in
Extra Large 17-19.5in


Triple Eight Elbow Pads Size Chart

Size Elbow Circumference (with arm extended)
Junior 5-6in
Small 6-8in
Medium 8-10in
Large 10-12in
Extra Large 12-14in


 Triple Eight Slider Gloves and Wrist Guards

1. First, measure your hand using this guide:


2. Then, find the glove/guard model below to find your size: 

Slider Longboard Gloves
Size Hand Circumference
Small/Medium 7.5-9.0in
Large/Extra Large 9.0-10.5in


Skateboard Wrist Guards
Size Hand Circumference
Junior 7.5in
Small 8.0in
Medium 9.0in
Large 10.0in


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