Re: [ksurf] Re: Helmets...
- <<<If you're going to bother wearing a helmet then you really want to have
ears covered. Ear first, head plants are extremely painful and can lead to
I used Pro-Tech helmets in the past and the Gath helmets are way better.
Much lighter and more confortable.
I like many of the design aspects of the Gath helmets including comfort but
am totally lost on one thing. Why do they have no forehead cover, except for
a thin piece of neoprene? I have also noticed that the interior foam padding
in the Pro-Tech helmets is more substantial. I agree with you that ear
protection would be a strong plus. If I had to chose between healing a
perforated ear drum and a frontal concussion...