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Old 03-13-14, 08:24 AM   #1
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Please wear a helmet

I just want to stress the importance of a helmet. I was riding along uphill and bam the chain jumps off. Before I could react I was down. I was going pretty slow but as a fell my head bounced off the concrete curb. My helmet saved me a trip to the hospital for sure. Even on a casual MUP ride please wear your helmet.
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The Helmet thread is chock full of accounts like yours (including my own).

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