Skip to content

The latest in fashionable skiwear: safety helmets

Click thumbnail for high-resolution image

ski_helmets.jpg

Matt Sharp, Courtney Eckhoff, and Johanne Skelley sport their helmets as they ride the chairlift up to the summit at Breckenridge Ski Resort in Colorado. (Photo by Mikaela Conley/CNS)

Click for text-only story

“Style” and “fashion” never used to be words associated with ski helmets, but that’s changing as helmets have gone from clunky to cool. Safety isn’t the motivation—helmets have never been a required safety feature of the ski ensemble—but it’s an added benefit to a hip head accessory.


back