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June, 29, 2018

The Sena R1 is Awarded in the Prestigious 2018 Bicycle Brand Contest

The Sena R1 is a Proud Winner of a 2018 Bicycle Brand Contest Award.

IRVINE, Calif. (July 2, 2018)Sena Technologies, Inc., the leading innovator in the motorcycle and outdoor activities communication market has been awarded in the 2018 Bicycle Brand contest for the soon to be released R1 Road Cycling Helmet


The Bicycle Brand Contest is an acknowledgement given by the German Design Council for excellence in product or communication design for the bicycle industry. Sena is a technology company, founded in 1998, that first brought the motorcycle industry top of the line communication technology and is now taking their proven innovations to the bicycle sector with a range of innovative products to enhance the riding experience.

The R1 is a unique cycling helmet in that it offers a Bluetooth communication system allowing riders to communicate with one another on the road, along with allowing connection to a smartphone for a variety of other features. The R1’s Bluetooth Intercom system allows up to 4 connections, letting cyclists seamlessly chat through the built in microphone and open-ear speaker system.

With Bluetooth 4.1 technology, pair your smartphone and hear GPS directions, listen to music, take phone calls, and even hear instant feedback and cues from fitness apps to monitor stats such as speed, cadence, and heart rate without distraction. 

Learn more about our full range of cycling products here.