If you want to master any skill, you need plenty of practice. And real champions never lose their heads – they wear helmets. From their first ride on a child’s bike seat through their first attempts on a balance bike to mastering the downhill trail on their MTB: cycle helmets for children are almost more important than helmets for adults. They come in countless varieties, shapes and colours. Here we explain what to look out for and how you can get your children to want to wear a bicycle helmet.