Category Archives: Is your riding hat still safe

My head was the first part of me to make contact with the tarmac…

We recently received a letter from Sue Burrows who had a nasty fall a few weeks ago which left her in hospital. This is what happened… “I have no recollection of the accident as such, apart from what witnesses have told me, as I lost consciousness and have no memory up to waking in the […]

Pippa Funnell’s Champion Ventair inspected by our safety experts

We’re delighted to see that Pippa Funnell was back in action at Rockingham International last weekend, after her bad fall at Withington Manor Horse Trials at the start of May which resulted in her withdrawing from Badminton Horse Trials. Pippa’s Champion Ventair helmet was sent back to our safety experts at our factory in Cardiff […]

Riding hat standard withdrawal – what you need to know

You may have heard that the popular BSEN 1384 riding hat standard has been withdrawn by the governing body in charge of standard regulation. A number of our Champion hats are certified to this standard so we wanted to give you the low down to make it easy for you to understand the implications of […]