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#1 *CrazyCatLady*

Posted 26 November 2012 - 10:46 PM

I am looking at buying a helmet for 2yo DD. Where would you go to get one?

#2 Luvmy4

Posted 26 November 2012 - 11:10 PM

You should be able to get a correctly fitted helmet at your local bike shop.

#3 JustBeige

Posted 27 November 2012 - 06:55 AM

Kmart have them, as does Big W.

#4 Feral-as-Meggs

Posted 27 November 2012 - 06:58 AM

Go the bike shop, they will help you with the correct fitting.  So many people wear helmets incorrectly

#5 Jekaho

Posted 27 November 2012 - 07:00 AM

We always get helmets for our son from the local bike shop - by always I mean the two that we have bought for him (outgrew the first after two years) - it's more expensive than buying from Kmart or whereever, but we would prefer a proper fit.

#6 Therese

Posted 27 November 2012 - 09:42 AM

The bike shop would do a fitting so I would get it there.

But Big W does have a huge range as well.

#7 BVB09

Posted 27 November 2012 - 09:45 AM

DD2 just recently got her first helmet ($49.00). This was properly fitted at the local bike shop. We did the same for DS.

You pay extra, but at least you know its the correct size.


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