Cycle Anti-Chic: The Bike Helmet as an Accessory Platform | Commute by Bike

Most of us wouldn’t ride without a helmet. We don’t think much about why. The League of American Bicyclists won’t even discuss the subject. But there are those who not only think wearing a helmet is unnecessary, but that the requirement to wear a helment discourages cycling. This post summarizes the discussion with links and still manages to support wearing a helmet. I’m keeping mine.–Corrie

I wear a helmet almost every time I bike. I also enjoy provoking the anti-helmet trolls. These are people who believe that bike helmets promote and perpetuate an exaggerated perception of the dangers of cycling, which only serves to deter people from taking up the activity.

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