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Old     (sinjun)      Join Date: Aug 2009       08-02-2010, 10:39 AM Reply   
i was out this weekend and had two falls where i hit the back of my head hard and gave me a head ache. my question is will a helmet prevent this?
Old     (otown_dave)      Join Date: Dec 2007       08-02-2010, 10:52 AM Reply   
I 'vie noticed a big difference when using one at the cable , just have not wore it behind the boat yet.
Old     (cwb4me)      Join Date: Apr 2010       08-02-2010, 11:07 AM Reply   
i have worn a helmet all season. i don't see stars after bad crashes nor have i gotten any headaches. oh and never had any whiplash from wearing a helmet.
Old     (theanimal)      Join Date: Jun 2010       08-02-2010, 1:40 PM Reply   
Wore my helmet for the first time behind the boat this weekend. I had a few really bad head slammers and only had a very minor headache last night. This is a significant improvement over not wearing it at all. I do have some neck pain this morning though but way better than the concussion i got the last time i was out. I say the helmet is a wise choice.
Old     (sinjun)      Join Date: Aug 2009       08-03-2010, 2:11 PM Reply   
went to wakenation to night to see what they had in the way of helmets for sell, i was not impressed there, is no way they are going to stop the kind of impact that i had last weekend. the helmets i looked at didn't have very thick of foam inside them, maybe if your hitting sliders, other wise i just don't see the need.


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