Originally Posted by carpediemracing
I might have missed someone saying this but Casartelli was wearing a helmet, I think it was a Specialized one (I had one like it).
Incorrect; he wore a helmet in some stages that year but was not wearing one when he crashed and died. Most of the reports say it wouldn't have helped anyway though.
Kivilev was also not wearing a helmet when he crashed and died in Paris-Nice.
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