Hövding Magazine

Discover the world’s safest bicycle helmet. We have collected articles, tips, inspiration, and stories from Hövding users who want to share their experiences.

Ride safe. Feel free.

Test Hövding airbag

Have you tested a Hövding? We have.

Creating the safest cycle helmet in the world requires years of development and testing. Loads of testing. You can read here about how we tested Hövding.

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Hövding is the safest head protection ever

No cycle helmet has ever demonstrated such good results in the tests conducted by the independent French test institute Certimoov at the University of Strasbourg.

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Hövding Bra val Folksam

Hövding provides superior protection

To help consumers choose the right cycle helmet, the insurance company Folksam tests various cycle helmets every year. Hövding  took part in the test, and was awarded top marks.

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Why bicycle helmet?

Why is it so important to wear a cycle helmet?

If you fall off your bike, there is a high risk that you will suffer severe brain injury when you hit the ground head first. However, you can reduce the risks. The solution is a cycle helmet.

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In the beginning there were no cycle helmets

When the first cyclists began cycling on the streets of 19th-century France, they were completely unprotected.  This is the history of the cycle helmet, from pith helmets to Hövding.

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E-bike Hövding

Experience an e-bike with the wind in your hair

Maybe it’s time to bite the bullet and experience the freedom of an e-bike. Find out why we at Hövding think you should go out and find the best e-bike for you.

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Five tips for making your bike safe for spring use

It is time to get your bike ready for the spring. Here are five simple tips to make cycling safer. Follow them and you will soon be up in the saddle and riding away into the spring sunshine.

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Hövding story

My Hövding story
- Martina

I was in a heavy gear, was distracted and the road was bumpy. Suddenly my bike lost its grip and fell to the side. Read more about her story of how Hövding protected her.

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Hövding story

My Hövding story
- Kathrin

Kathrin was on her way to meet a friend when suddenly a little boy with his inline skates came towards her on the bike path. Read more about her story of how Hövding protected her.

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Hövding Story

My Hövding story
- Anna

Anna is a Hövding rider living in Linköping (Sweden) and she has shared her personal accident story with us. Read more about her story of how Hövding protected her.

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Hövding story

My Hövding story
- Juan

Juan was riding his bike on his way home when and a car pulled out of the driveway without seeing him. Read more about his story of how Hövding protected him.

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Hövding story

My Hövding story
- Dirk

Dirk was biking with his Hövding when he went into a terrible accident. We reached out to Dirk to see how it went and he told us his story about the day when Hövding saved his life.

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Hövding story

My Hövding story
- Robert

Robert went for a bicycle ride with his sister. He decided to climb a steep path which was muddy. Halfway up he started to fall backwards into some moss covered rocks.

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Hövding story

My Hövding story
- Karolina

Karolina was on her way home from work one Friday afternoon when she crashed with her Hövding. We reached out to Karolina to ask her how it went that day.

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Hövding story

My Hövding story
- Beat

Beat was riding his bicycle when he had to slow down ahead of a curve. The driver of the car that followed him realized that he was slowing down too late and didn’t keep his distance.

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Hövding Story

My Hövding story
- Anneli

Anneli is a Hövding rider living in Gothenburg (Sweden) and she has shared her personal accident story with us. Read more about her story of how Hövding protected her.

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Hövding Story

My Hövding story
- Stephanie

It was a dark and rainy December morning and Stephanie was on her way to work. In a downhill, there were wet leaves lying on the ground and she lost control and skidded.

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Hövding story

My Hövding story
- Douglas

Douglas has been involved in 3 bicycle accidents where Hövding has inflated and protected his head. Read more about his story and how Hövding protected him – all 3 times!

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Hövding story

My Hövding story
- Jens

After over 35 years without any  bicycling accidents, Jens was pretty sure nothing could harm him on his bike. Fortunately, his children felt differently, and bought him a Hövding.

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