11 Amazing Skeleton Helmets That Almost Make It Seem Like A Good Idea To Slide Headfirst (PHOTOS)

02/11/2014 08:34 pm ET | Updated Feb 11, 2014

With bobsledders going viral for their #SochiProblems and snowboarders using all the most "spoice" slang, the athletes competing in skeleton at the Sochi Olympics seem to feel like they need to do a little extra to get noticed.

These helmets certainly will certainly do the trick.

Here are 11 skeleton helmets so amazing that they almost make sliding headfirst seem like the only way to go.

john fairbairn

alex livesey

sean greenwood

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alex livesey

alex livesey

lionel bonaventure

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