Ski Helmet Covers for Kids
For anyone skiing safety is important, we all know that. And it is especially important for kids. However, children can be notoriously stubborn, so encouraging them to wear their ski helmets can be a challenge. For children just starting out on their ski journey, everything is new, and sometimes, they just do not like how a helmet feels on their heads. However, the idea of ski helmet covers has really taken off in recent years, making the helmet fun and unique for the child and therefore encouraging them to always wear that helmet.
Having a unique helmet cover also helps you spot your child in a crowd. With ski gear on it is often very difficult to tell who is who, but with a distinctive helmet cover, you will have peace of mind as well. However, knowing the value of a ski helmet cap is one thing. Finding the right one for your child is something else.
A kid’s ski helmet cover needs to offer several things to be effective. Firstly, it needs to be fun, because its main job is to appeal to your child. Secondly, it needs to be durable, to stand up to the wear and tear of the slopes or ski school. And thirdly, it needs to be distinctive enough to spot from a distance so you can easily keep an eye on your child.
Luckily, there are some excellent brands that offer all of the above, and rather than talk about an individual helmet cover we think looking at ranges makes more sense. Each child wants to be unique, so picking out one cover will not help if it’s one your child doesn’t like. Instead, we will look at what brands are offering a range with the qualities we are looking for.
Firstly, there is Evercover.com, which provides beautifully made covers in a range of styles and colors. They are made for an easy fit over your child’s ski helmet, and uses SPF 50 resistant fabric for long life. Easy to clean and colorfast to stay looking good, these are a great helmet covers your child will love. The range on offer is huge, with 111 different ski-helmet covers. These include everything from superhero designs, Pokémon styles, cartoon characters, covers with ears, antlers and almost anything else you could think of. Whatever your child loves, you will find a cover that features it in this range.
Next up is Crazeeheads, they offer the stretch on style covers that others do in several designs, but it is the plush animal collection that is unique to them. These helmets in particular are amazing. Made from soft fur, they have whiskers, hair, ears etc., and come in a range of styles. From Pickles the Alligator to Kleo the Tiger, they have personality and are lots of fun. Your children will love them. Well-made and very durable, they offer something that really stands out from the crowd, any child would love them.
Mentalgear.com offers a massive range of hats in all styles. These include fleece and Lycra helmet covers in pretty much style you can imagine. With a reputation for quality and a range that spans 100+, the choices are neraly endless and your child will love them. Whether it’s a princess hat cover with its pointed shape and sparkly sequins, the polar bear hat cover with the friendly face, a Mohawk hair style cover or any of the many dozens of other unique styles, your child will stand out with a Mentalgear helmet cover.
Finally, we have tail-wags.com, who offer both fleece and Lycra based helmet covers and a range of around 80 designs. Extremely well made and durable, they offer a whole range of deigns to appeal just to kids, with everything from animals to cartoon heroes there is something in their range to appeal to everyone. But things do not stop there. For the ultimate ski helmet they offer a customization service that can print a logo or brand onto a cover. So, perfect for a big family trip, everyone can have matching helmet covers!
Whichever helmet cover you choose for your child, it is important to fit them correctly, ensuring they do not interfere with goggles or vision. All of the brands we have discusses comply with safety standards and provide a cut out in the rear for goggles, ensuring your child is comfortable and safe at all times. Add some fun to your children’s helmets and they will always want to wear them. The fleece type covers are also insulators, providing some extra warmth on those particularly cold days out on the snow. Choosing a helmet cover can even make a great family activity when preparing for a trip, getting the kids involved early and excited to go skiing.