Anyone else stopped wearing helmets in this weather?

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Cyril Haearn
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Re: Anyone else stopped wearing helmets in this weather?

Postby Cyril Haearn » 7 Aug 2018, 7:56pm

brooksby wrote:
Airsporter1st wrote:I once came to such an abrupt stop that I shot forward and bruised my balls on the handlebar stem. I was wearing Y fronts at the time and although they got torn, I didn't sustain any more serious injuries. No way would I ever ride without them since (though they are pretty tight and tend to smell a bit these days).


Ah, there you go: the next big thing will be making sure all cyclists wear a jockstrap or a cricketer's box...

Surely everyone does :wink:
It's a bit differ from h*****s mind cos no-one can see it :?
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Re: Anyone else stopped wearing helmets in this weather?

Postby Cunobelin » 7 Aug 2018, 7:58pm

Cyril Haearn wrote:
brooksby wrote:
Airsporter1st wrote:I once came to such an abrupt stop that I shot forward and bruised my balls on the handlebar stem. I was wearing Y fronts at the time and although they got torn, I didn't sustain any more serious injuries. No way would I ever ride without them since (though they are pretty tight and tend to smell a bit these days).


Ah, there you go: the next big thing will be making sure all cyclists wear a jockstrap or a cricketer's box...

Surely everyone does :wink:
It's a bit differ from h*****s mind cos no-one can see it :?


I thought we were tali/king about protecting your helmet in this case