A helmet isn't necessary either, but I wear one because it serves a purpose for me.
Same goes for a backpack. Of course it isn't necessary, but I feel there is a reasonable convenience/use that I get out of it.
Ha. You can't bring the Helmet thing into this. That doesn't make sense.
As mentioned here, safety equipment is different.
I just can't understand why people ride with all that unnecessary shit.
do, fine. I just don't get it. That's all