MIPS – Protect your head

If you are looking in to purchasing a new helmet you will come across various technology. Today we are looking at MIPS technology and what it means for your head. A lot of younger people have not learned that their head is soft and squishy when compared against a tree or a road or for that matter a car driver.

To me anyone who rides without significant investment in a helmet is asking for problems. It might mess your hair up or make you look less attractive to the opposite sex but, it will save your life. I have fallen many times and I had to watch my son fly through the air on a downhill track as he lost control and bounced off in to the bushe. He was wearing a helmet and he got his face a little cut up but the helmet saved him. Continue reading