... the general consensus was that the increased surface area and the increased buoyancy makes your chances of getting a concussion higher, ...
I Don't wear a helmet because i'm afraid my head might hit the water
I wear a helmet because i'm afraid my head might hit something Solid ,
like the bottom of the lake, a rock ,a boat, my board ...
A guy got Killed at Mohave, because his head, it hit something harder than
his head , and once again : "Now he's Dead" ; he Wasn't wearing a helmet !!
He was also a world-class martial artist ; and even with his world-class reflexes ,
he's Still Dead .
That feeling Ya got : "it won't ever happen to Me" ; it can and might very well , Will .
There was about 40 motorcycle deaths in Las Vegas last year ; most of them
were young people that "Thought" they couldn't Die , (Google it).
Ya get it Now ?