Visma-Lease a Bike’s new Giro helmets take aero to ridiculous level

Dutch team debut new Giro aero helmet on stage one of Tirreno-Adriatico

Visma-Lease a Bike
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Weird time trial helmets are nothing new to professional cycling, but Visma-Lease a Bike have taken things to the next level with their Giro aero lid, which might be the Aerohead 2.0.

It broke cover on Monday morning at the Italian stage race, which begins with a 10km time trial, with images of Jonas Vingegaard and teammates wearing the new model popping up on social media. Not much is known about the new Giro product at all, apart from it looking rather silly.

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Adam Becket
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Adam is Cycling Weekly’s news editor – his greatest love is road racing but as long as he is cycling on tarmac, he's happy. Before joining Cycling Weekly he spent two years writing for Procycling, where he interviewed riders and wrote about racing. He's usually out and about on the roads of Bristol and its surrounds. Before cycling took over his professional life, he covered ecclesiastical matters at the world’s largest Anglican newspaper and politics at Business Insider. Don't ask how that is related to cycling.