A protective head covering worn cyclists.

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What is the correct way to put a helmet on?

I hear often claims similar to "many cyclists wear their helmets the wrong way" and "wearing a helmet incorrectly significantly reduces it's protective ability". My helmet is similar to the following ...
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What's the best way to secure helmet straps?

On every helmet I've worn there is always some extra length to the straps that run through the buckle that secures the helmet to ones head. Most helmet's these days come with one or two small rubber ...
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Feedback on Bern Helmets for winter

I was thinking about picking up a new helmet this afternoon. My current helmet: Has had a few accidents Isn't very warm in the winter. Doesn't have great clearance for ski goggles. I was ...
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MTB Safety - Helmet [duplicate]

Does a standard bike helmet offer any real protection when cycling offroad? Looking at other people cycling offroad, fullface helmets are quite rare. Although to me it looks like a standard helmet is ...
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Helmet to reduce sweating [closed]

Can someone recommend a helmet that in the price range of 40-100$ that can be bought in the united states on amazon that has the following features: removable pads so that they can be washed bonus ...
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When in a UCI race, does the helmet have to be to be fitted properly

I noticed that Nibali's helmet was very loose when he went down during one of the last stretches of the 2016 Giro d'Italia. A helmet is almost useless if it's not properly fastened. I understand that ...
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Does a bike helmet without chin straps make any sense?

Wouldn't any major impact make it fly off the head and not protect you.
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Helmet headband is getting wet from sweat

I cycle to work on a daily basis, however I do like to also sweat a lot. Most of this is ok, I have a change of clothes and can managed, but when it comes to my helmet, it's a different story. There ...
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Backpack advice?

I have a Camelbak Kudu 12 (http://shop.camelbak.com/kudu-12/d/1344) backpack. I've tried riding with it a few times but it's just not working. Whenever I ride down a trail, the backpack hits the back ...
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Is bicycle Helmet really effective? [duplicate]

Sorry I am new in bicycling , but I think the head is least like to be in contact with any other things during crash normally down from head rather the head might come in contact in other vectors . ...
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Does bicycle helmet use lead to lives saved? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the reasons for and against wearing a bicycle helmet? Does anyone know any research indicating whether using a conventional bicycle saves lives? I read somewhere ...