Welcome to the Gecko Head Gear Blog

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June 2017

Our story; who founded Gecko Head Gear, where the concept of Gecko came from, how we grew so fast and what we love about being Cornish!

August 2017

Discover our top tips for escaping the UK surf crowds with some top tips from Gecko sponsored big wave surfer, Al Mennie

September 2017

Published by the Maritime Journal is our analysis of BSIs’ helmet safety standards, comparing the performance requirements of each in relation to the activities that they were designed for

October 2017

This is the story of how the German coastguard and lifesaving agencies became Gecko Head Gear customers and why this is unlikely to change

December 2017

Join us for a discussion about the use of helmets in watersports; how knocks to the head can impact on your brain and what a helmet can do to help

February 2018

Kicking off our ‘day in the life’ blog series, we discover what it is like to volunteer with the RNLI whose boat crews have been wearing Gecko helmets for over 20 years

April 2018

In the second instalment of our ‘day in the life of’ blog series, we talk to VISAR;¬†Virgin Islands Search And Rescue, whose responsibility it is to save lives at sea in the British Virgin Islands, and whose own lives were recently turned upside down when Hurricane Irma hit