Road safety is a more contentious issue than ever these days, with cycling head-cam warriors seemingly finding themselves in battles with buses, taxis and cars on a daily basis, and highlighting the problems that nearly every commuting cyclist has faced at some point as they go.
In this time of uncertainty though, there is one thing we can always count on – the fact that humans will come up with ridiculous answers to serious questions, including the question of how to keep our riders safe when they’re out on the roads.
As we imagine you guessed from the giant bold headline sitting a few centimetres north of these words, we’re talking about bike helmets of course, and the quite peculiar shapes and sizes that some of them now take.
We’ve seen some truly ridiculous bike helmets when we’ve been out riding or surfing around on the wacky world of the net. Here are some of the most bizarre…