Ski helmet: the most important piece of protective ski gear you can buy. Shop our great selection of ski helmets below.At XSportsProtective, we offer a full range of top-quality ski helmets for you to choose from, like Giro ski helmets, Smith ski helmets, POC ski helmets, or RED ski helmets. You'll get FREE Economy Shipping and great customer service when you buy your new ski helmet from The Original Protective Gear Store. Click here to learn more about how ski helmets can protect you and your family.
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a recent study concluded that general head injury can be reduced by up to 35% by using a ski helmet. This figure rose to 59% for children under 13. It seems pretty clear to us that wearing a ski helmet just makes sense. You only get one brain—why risk injuring it?
Eight reasons to wear a ski helmet
How do I choose the right ski helmet?With the huge array of ski helmets on the market, it can be difficult to find the right one for you and your needs. First off, not all ski helmets offer the same degree of protection. Depending on the type of skiing you do, you may not need maximum protection. For example, a recreational skier probably doesn’t need a ski helmet designed for alpine racing. Ski race helmets often come with a carbon fiber shell (such as the Giro Streif) and have hardshell coverage over your ears instead of softer ear flaps. However, by design these helmets also have little or no venting, which means you probably wouldn’t want to wear it on warmer days or for late season skiing. Remember that the best ski helmet for you may not necessarily be the most expensive helmet.
Some basic design features you may want to consider before choosing a ski helmet include:
Do you have questions about which ski helmet is right for you?Maybe you’re looking for a kid’s ski helmet or a women’s ski helmet. Maybe you’re a downhill racer, a slalom skier, a free rider, or a more traditional big slope skier. We sell ski helmets designed specifically for each discipline. Call or email us. We’ll help you figure out which ski helmet is right for you.
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