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Old 11-12-10, 09:16 PM   #1
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i bought a helmet for the first time



Giro Saros.
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Cool, now make sure it's adjusted well, it should resist being lifted at the front or the rear to expose the front or back of your head.
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Giro Saros.
If it makes you feel safer to ride with your new helmet, don't.
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Old 11-13-10, 04:11 AM   #5
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Goodie. It's safe for you to run red lights now. Just ask anyone who wears one.
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Cool, now make sure it's adjusted well, it should resist being lifted at the front or the rear to expose the front or back of your head.
Excellent recommendation.
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Old 11-13-10, 05:47 AM   #7
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Hope you never have to put it to the test.
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If it makes you feel safer to ride with your new helmet, don't.
This. Now that you have a helmet, don't ride any less safe.
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This. Now that you have a helmet, don't ride any less safe.
and hope that nobody drives less safe around you because you have a helmet...
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...and don't morph into one who will cancel a ride and miss out on the health and environmental benefits of riding a bike just because a helmet wasn't available at that moment.
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