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Youth Football Helmet Recall

CPSC: Helmet May Crack

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Attention players and coaches, Xenith football helmets have been placed under a recall alert due to a head injury hazard.  The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission said the shells of the helmet can crack.

The recall involves Xenith Epic Varsity, X2 Varsity, X2E Varsity and Youth football helmets with a gloss or metallic-painted shell. The helmets were sold or factory-reconditioned between May 1, 2015 and March 18, 2016.

Xenith has received 29 reports of cracking helmets but no injuries have been reported.

Players should immediately stop using the helmets and contact Xenith to receive a free new replacement helmet.