As you will recall we dedicated this years’ event to Courtney King-Dye and Dr Craig Ferrell. A huge thank you to everyone that made International Helmet Awareness Day 2012 a success in their honor.
Thank you to all of the 14 participating helmet brands including: Charles Owen, Samshield, GPA, Champion, Gatehouse, LAS, Antarès Sellier France, Troxel, Tipperary, One K, Ovation, International Riding Helmets, KEP Italia and Pegasus.
Thank you to the hundreds of participating retailers in the USA, Canada, Australia and UK.
Thank you to all of the equestrians who participated by wearing their helmets….just remember to wear one every day
Thank you to the writers and magazines for Blogging, Facebooking and Tweeting about the event. Your support is invaluable in promoting the event.
Thank you to all of our guest speakers that just us for the live webinars: Courtney King-Dye, Darren Chiacchia, Roy Burek (Charles Owen), Lucinda Green, Jon Graham, Dr Michael Whitlock, Tonya Johnston, and Lee Middleton and Julian Westaway (Point Two). Videos from the live webinars will be available shortly at www.riders4helmets.com.
Special thanks to Chad Mendell and Julie Middleton. Chad designing the new Riders4Helmets IHAD website and made the webinars happen, and Julie did pretty much anything that we needed doing. Couldn’t have done it without you guys
PLEASE help us year round to continue to grow the campaign. The more equestrians that we can educate on all aspects of helmets the more lives that we can save.
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