Eastern Pennsylvania Ski Council (EPSC) is dedicated to the promotion and fellowship of winter sports for over 60 years in eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Delaware and Maryland.
EPSC is a not for profit organization with 36 member clubs representing over 10,000 skiers and snowboarders. If you don’t belong to a ski club, we are here to help you find one. If you do belong to one, we are here to help share information about your club’s winter sports and social activities.
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The Pros and Cons
Wearing Helmets when Skiing
by Deanna Power
Skiing is an exhilarating sport and a popular recreational activity for tens of millions of Americans. In fact, according to the National Ski Areas Association (NSAA), more than 51 million people of all ages and skill levels participate in skiing and snowboarding activities in the U.S. every year.
Like all sports however, skiing carries certain inherent risks, and every person that hits the slopes must weigh those risks, consider the benefits, and make informed choices. Just one of those choices is whether or not to wear a helmet.
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