Shiwon Green is New Zealand’s Helmet Role Model by Erin Gilmore

Another great article written by Erin Gilmore of ProEquest (the Professional Equestrian Community) for the Riders4Helmets campaign. She didn’t set out to be a helmet-wearing role model. But as a former ER nurse, dressage rider and trainer Shiwon Green became just that when she donned a helmet in the dressage ring in 2011. In New […]

Isabell Werth Wins 2012 Munich World Dressage Masters Grand Prix Wearing Helmet

Isabell Werth just won the 2012 Munich World Dressage Masters Grand Prix riding El Santo while wearing a UVEX helmet. Congratulations Isabell on continuing to be an excellent role model. Watch a video below of Isabell’s ride. PHOTO: World Dressage Masters

Swedish Helmet Advocate Loi Lindström Has Been Appointed An Equestrian Star

Swedish dressage star Loi Lindström was recently nominated an equestrian star by the Swedish Equestrian Association. The nomination stated that “Loi Lindstrom is a true equestrian star who makes a difference for all of the sport! Rarely has a young athlete taken her responsibility as a role model for children and young people so seriously. Loi has started to campaign to improve safety among riders.  She declared that she will always wear a helmet […]

Edward Gal Riding President’s Jack Sparrow (With Helmet)

Edward Gal riding President’s Jack Sparrow wearing a helmet 🙂 at Hengststation Ahlers auction February 19th, 2012. We hope to see Edward compete in a helmet in the near future. Edward Gal is a Dutch dressage rider who riding the stallion Moorlands Totilas, was a triple gold medalist at the 2010 FEI World Equestrian Games.  

Reflecting On A Riding Accident At Peat’s Ridge, NSW Australia, In October 2009 – Jessica Owers

Thank you to author Jessica Owers for sharing the following story with us. Jessica was a part-time riding instructor at the time of her accident and she suffered a Grade 5 concussion. Learn more about Jessica’s book “Peter Pan: The Forgotten Story of Phar Lap’s Successor“. “My afternoon students had cancelled on me, a family […]

Horse of the Year Show NZ – Bareback & Bridleless With Helmets

Vicki and Amanda Wilson from Showtym Horses, Hukerenui, NZ performing bareback and bridleless on Showtym Spotlight and Showtym Viking at the Horse of the Year Show, Thursday 15th March 2012. Of course the ladies were wearing their helmets 🙂