Everyone falls over when they snowboard. Wearing a helmet is simply a no-brainer if you don’t want to spend a week in bed with a splitting headache or something even worse. Snowboarders are lucky in that their helmets tend to be lighter than those used by skiers and they also look nicer. Don’t go for an obscure brand with no safety rating. Try it on to make sure it's a comfortable fit and protects your forehead where most injuries take place. It needs to be tight but you should also have mobility as there is a lot of head turning involved in snowboarding. We’ll let you choose your colour.