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Old 05-14-05, 09:13 PM
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Helmets do feel a little weird... I think it helps to transition to wearing a hat, then a helmet after. At least thats the plan, when I can afford a new helmet I'll get one that hopefully is more comfortable than this one.
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Old 05-14-05, 09:17 PM
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you get more chicks if you are not wearing a helmet. unless you crap yourself and drool because you didn't wear a helmet, then you dont get many chicks. craping and drooling on oneself is NOT sexy. avoid this at all cost.
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Originally Posted by kwhord
you get more chicks if you are not wearing a helmet. unless you crap yourself and drool because you didn't wear a helmet, then you dont get many chicks. craping and drooling on oneself is NOT sexy. avoid this at all cost.
well well well, i wear a helmet and i have gotten some chicks...so ha!
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Originally Posted by KinetikBiker04
i have gotten some chicks
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Old 05-19-05, 04:49 AM
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i rode with helmet till i was in 6th grade and stopped and now i ride without one and the most serious injury i ever aqcuired was a sprained left wrist and some scrapes. I WILL start wearing a helmet when i get a new road bike that way i can go out of the main area cause with my bmx its bout 4 years old now and it is not riding its smoothest
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Originally Posted by queensrider86
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whatever you say.
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Old 05-19-05, 11:34 AM
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Originally Posted by queensrider86
i don't know how you can die from getting two feet of air on a plastic spine. the reason i don't usually wear a helmet isn't because it's not cool. i don't give a **** about that. i feel uncomfortable while wearing it.
2 foot plastic spine? thats not mine and not me in the picture of the website that we dont update anymore...and thats not the best thing i can do either...
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Old 05-19-05, 02:24 PM
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Originally Posted by KinetikBiker04
2 foot plastic spine? thats not mine and not me in the picture of the website that we dont update anymore...and thats not the best thing i can do either...

that spine in the photo is like 1 foot, and you are in the photo taking a look at the "gap"
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Originally Posted by queensrider86
that spine in the photo is like 1 foot, and you are in the photo taking a look at the "gap"
yes, thats me....but that little spine (its not even a spine) has nothing to do with our abilitly and anyways now we have trails that we ride so we dont use it unless we are stuck at home...also that picture is like one and a half years old....were making a new site

something to the effect of

Kinetik([BurkeBMX]).com

and we will actually post pics of us doing tricks and other riders that are better than us are on the "team" or whatever...
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i don't wear a helmet or any kind of protection, i don't hav any trouble with cops
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Originally Posted by mude
whats a truckdriver?
like a barspin kinda
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I answered that question over a month ago, and it's a 360 barspin, not "like a barspin kinda".
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Originally Posted by eastern-biker
like a barspin kinda
there should be a way to ban ppl that don't know what there talking about...that would be the best...
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While we're talking about helmets, can someone please let me know the name of some good brands for BMX racing??? Where can I go to look at some........very lazy I am (imagine Yoda's voice here!!!) NEWBIE
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Old 06-22-05, 11:01 AM
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BMX racing helmets...FOX, FLY and or...PRIME or...that other one...i cant remember..
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Let's see - I started competing FLATLAND in 1986 and the AFA required helmets (WTF) for flatland. So, while I had an Echo full-face helmet which I wore on vert, it drove me nuts for flat.

So, I was one of the first to ever buy and use a Protec for bmx use. Only wore it during competitions and was graciously called 'team bullet head' by pretty much everyone. Now, of course, those are pretty typical to see on people's heads.

I only wear a helmet when I'm riding park or vert. Almost never for street, and never - EVER - for flatland. It kills my concentration and makes me uncomfortable... which, of course, kills my concentration.
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Old 06-23-05, 11:57 AM
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Originally Posted by BMXTRIX
I only wear a helmet when I'm riding park or vert. Almost never for street...
same mate. can't ride street witha helmet unless its some big tranny or some big something. i just always keep it near me. i feel safer with it on, generally speaking.
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I should have kept my Protec. My fullface is too big for anything other than racing, and my MTB helmet just isn't right when I'm on my cruiser.
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