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Old 01-02-2012, 08:08 PM   #26 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by drpeppr237 View Post
I honestly hate wearing helmets and think there uncomfortable and everything, but I've known people who've had concussions and have actually split there head open, even when riding on a trail; even though I hate it I wear one just because you think about it and one blow to the head is all it takes.
Agreed. You don't need to be in the pipe or landing a big kicker to get wiped out. I've had the last 3 weeks taken out of my season (and at least one more week) from an accident I did on a hardpack groomer. I'm glad I had my helmet on.
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