The Cascade R lacrosse helmet series was launched two seasons ago and has quickly become the best seller of all time for advanced youth, high school and collegiate players. This adjustable helmet is used by approximately 95% of all active players over the age of 13. Whether it is club, high school, college or pro, the Cascade R has become the go to choice for most of these programs. This helmet is IN STOCK and SHIPS DIRECTLY FROM THE NORWALK CT WAREHOUSE FACILITY. For insurance purposes, we are not allowed to comment on, or define the technology in these Cascade helmets. We can say, that we sell more of this brand and style than any other. The R is an aggressive looking design that is distinctively Cascade. The R conveys speed, power, and performance. Another milestone in the winning history of Cascade. CASCADE HELMET SAFETY and SIZING - Please refer to Cascade's online booklet for help with sizing your helmet appropriately.