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Old 10-11-2012, 03:31 PM   #18 (permalink)
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Atlantic Beach, NC
Posts: 40

I'm 59 1/2 years old, with many many more years left for powder and trees.

I've been wearing a helmet for several years now and can think of two times that I was very glad to be wearing one. Both times, I simply washed out my heelside edge and went down hard on icy snow on my back with a hard hit to the snow with the back of my head. Helmet really made a difference in these cases. Once in Utah and once in Colorado.
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