Top seven time trial specific helmets used in the Tour de France

In stage one's individual time trial and Sunday's team time trial, we got to witness some top end kit all designed to save as many watts as possible. We look at some of the time trial specific helmets being used by the pros.

12 July 2015
102nd Tour de France
Stage 09 : Vannes - Plumelec TTT
Photo : Yuzuru SUNADA

(Image credit: Yuzuru SUNADA)

Every rider is looking to go as fast as they can using the least amount of energy. Some teams, such as LottoNL-Jumbo, have been particularly resourceful when seeking marginal gains.

Long gone are the days when Greg LeMond was seen as breaking all the rules when he chose to use time trial bars and an aero helmet in the 1989 Tour de France.

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