Subjects: Lifestyle, Fashion, Leisure
Hövding’s airbag for cyclists “Best in Test” according to Belgian consumer organisation
Hövding, a Swedish innovation, has been named “Best in Test” among the cycle helmets recommended by Belgian consumer organisation Test Aankoop. In tests, Hövding demonstrates superior protection and drastically reduces the risk of brain injury.
Hövding’s airbag safest according to major French cycle helmet test
No cycle helmet has ever offered as much protection as Hövding’s – that is the conclusion of extensive cycle helmet tests conducted by the independent French testing institute Certimoov at the University of Strasbourg. Hövding’s airbag for cyclists demonstrates superior protection and drastically reduces the risk of brain injury, according to the report.
One million bike rides with Hövding 3
Cyclists connected to Hövding’s app have now clocked up more than a million bike rides. The millionth ride took place Tuesday in Fredriksberg, Denmark. Together, Hövding cyclists have covered a distance equal to 94 laps around the world.
Documentary about Hövding – The Art of Protecting the Brain
The third generation of Hövding’s unique airbag for urban cyclists was launched in September 2020. It was the biggest move yet for the innovation company. A documentary describes the work behind the product, and the excitement of launching a product after many years of research and development.
More cycling shows the way out of the pandemic
Data collected from over 22,000 cyclists clearly shows how coronavirus has affected and continues to affect cyclists’ patterns of movement in cities throughout Europe. Hövding, which is behind the airbag for cyclists, can see from data from Hövding cyclists that they are using their bikes again out on the roads.
Hövding’s head protection outstanding according to extensive survey of bike helmets
Hövding’s airbag for cyclists comes out on top according to a new bike helmet test conducted by the Swedish insurance company Folksam. 27 helmets were tested, and Hövding’s results were outstanding, concerning both shock absorption and protection on oblique impact.
96 per cent of users recommend Hövding to others
Hövding is the head protection with the highest number of satisfied users, according to a survey of bike helmets by the Danish consumers’ association Taenk. Hövding is the brand which most people responded they would recommend to others. As much as 96 per cent of respondents recommend Hövding.
We have cycled to the moon and back!
Cyclists wearing Hövding have together cycled the impressive distance of 1 million kilometres since September. This revelation comes from the data collected through the app that cyclists using Hövding 3 can upload.The cyclists who have uploaded the Hövding 3 app have taken 308,308 bike trips, corresponding to 25 laps around the world and a CO2 saving of 254 tons compared to driving a car the same
Hövding greets spring with vibrant colour and leopard print
During last autumn, Hövding released its third-generation airbags for cyclists, and next up is their spring collection of covers. Spruce up your spring look with “Neo Mint” and “Leopard” covers while increasing your visibility on the road.
Hövding launches in premium UK cycling stores
Hövding launches partnership with premium UK bicycle retail chain Velorution. Hövding will be introduced in all four stores across London and online, right in time for the spring cycling season of 2020.
Tradition and style meet high tech with Hövding’s new covers
Hövding released its third-generation airbag last autumn. Now, a new range of covers for Hövding 3 featuring classic patterns from renown fabric producers teams with Hövding’s advanced technology.
Hövding enters Selfridges through partnership with Smartech
The Swedish company, known for its innovative airbag for urban cyclists, has joined forces with the tech concession, taking its UK distribution up a gear and bring its latest version Hövding 3 to retail at Selfridges.
Hövding and Stutterheim collaborate for safer cycling on dark roads
When autumn comes, bringing rain and darkness, the risk of cycling accidents increases. With the right equipment, clothes and head protection, it’s possible to cycle safely all year round. In a joint campaign, Hövding and Stutterheim are highlighting safety and how important it is to be visible on dark roads.
Hövding 3 - successfully certified and launched to market
September 12th Hövding 3 was launched to market after four years of development. The product has, prior to this, received CE approval and been in production during 8 weeks. The market response to the product has been more than satisfactory. Read the Interim Report Third Quarter in attached pdf.
The Hövding airbag for cyclists is highlighted at a large congress of orthopaedics and traumatology
The Swedish innovation company Hövding has been specially invited to speak at Europe's largest congress for orthopaedics and traumatology in Berlin and to give a presentation on how the head protection of the future can provide better protection for cyclists in the event of an accident.
The safest cycle helmet in the world is now even smarter
The third generation of Hövding’s unique airbag for urban cyclists is now being launched. It is the biggest move yet for the Swedish innovation company. After four years of research and development, the new Hövding is easier to use, can be adjusted in size, has advanced airbag technology and is equipped with Bluetooth for functions such as ICE to contact next-of-kin in the event of an accident.
Ready for launch of Hövding 3
Hövding Interim report second quarter April- June 2019 Read the report in attached pdf.
Hövding provides the best protection according to orthopaedics and trauma experts
The German Society for Orthopaedics and Trauma (DGOU) recommends cyclists wear the Swedish innovation Hövding – an airbag for cyclists. The experts point out in a press release that the airbag also protects the cyclist’s neck and a large proportion of their face.
Hövding still the best by far in cycle helmet test
The results of Sweden’s big annual bicycle helmet test by insurance company Folksam are in, and Hövding’s airbag remains the best head protection for cyclists, coming in first place in all tests. Hövding still gets the best results by far in terms of shock absorption and oblique impact.