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Press ReleaseBRIKO GOES ON THE SLOPE WITH HIS ALPINE SKI AND SNOWBOARD AMBASSADOR

BRIKO GOES ON THE SLOPE WITH HIS ALPINE SKI AND SNOWBOARD AMBASSADOR

The count down for the start of the white season has begun and Briko shows up at the starting line on the Austrian glacier of Sölden alongside his ambassadors: the Italians Mattia Casse, Matteo Marsaglia, Roberta Melesi and the Slovenian Ilka Stuhec who will wear the helmet Vulcano FIS 6.8 and the Lava FIS 7.6 mask throughout the season.

October 17 and 18 will be the first World Cup race of the season and the Italian brand wants to be a protagonist not only in alpine skiing but also in snowboard cross together with the Italians Omar Visintin and Sofia Belinghieri.

Even for skiing it will be an anomalous season, as for all other professional disciplines: the White Circus, in fact, excluding the women’s appointment next February in China, this year will stop only in European locations and will end in late March. with the finals in Lenzerheide in Switzerland. Finally, in the second part of the season, here is the highlight: the event that will assign the world titles in Cortina between 8 and 21 February 2021.

Briko, official partner of the Italian Winter Sports Federation, is ready to compete alongside its athletes to ensure their highest protection value on the track. The snowboard cross season will officially start on November 26th in Beijing and will end on March 27th 2021 in SpindleruvMlyn, in the Czech Republic.

Briko Vulcano FIS 6.8 is the FIS 6.8 certified world cup helmet, the latest and most restrictive safety standard. The system patented by Briko Protetto adopts a protective appendix on the nape that absorbs shocks and further increases safety at the most frequent point of impact during falls. The Protetto System consists of a safety shell for the neck made of ABS, extremely flexible and resistant, with specific anti-shock material inside. Thanks to this technological solution, the Vulcano FIS 6.8 helmet, which already complies with the FIS regulations, increases its safety by protecting the area statistically most subject to shocks and thus decreasing the risk and possibly the severity of head injuries. In addition, the use of composite materials allows for an extremely light helmet, with a weight of 660 grams. Comfort in the Vulcano FIS 6.8 is guaranteed by an internal padding made with flat seams, and the hygiene of the helmet is ensured by the antibacterial treatment of Polygiene.

The Lava FIS 7.6 mask, on the other hand, contains all the best of Briko’s technology and design in just 120 grams. With an extra-wide 7.6 “inch screen, it is equipped with flexible polycarbonate lenses that filter blue light and increase contrast and reduce reaction time in the race. In addition, to increase the degree of safety between the match posts, Lava FIS 7.6 integrates the Bumper system, an extremely soft “frame” whose structure is equipped with bridges which, in the event of a frontal impact, absorb energy by deforming, and the Flexa system which makes the frame soft and able to optimize the fit of the Finally, the racing cap includes avoids tearing at high speeds and colder temperatures.

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