Article from Equestrian Australia http://www.equestrian.org.au/content/current-approved-safety-standards-helmets As per the EA General Regulations, Article 122.2: Dress and Salute, the following will apply: Except where Sport Rules allows otherwise, riders and drivers competing in an EA competition, must wear an approved helmet with the chin strap fastened at all times. The same is recommended when riding a horse at any time. Protective […]
1. The front edge of your helmet should sit 1 to 2 cms above the eyebrows. Most head injuries involve impacts to the forehead and temple region. Wearing your helmet as suggested should help ensure these areas are covered. 2. Rear straps should be securely fastened and sit on or just below the earlobe. The […]
Announcement of the 2016 Equestrian Australia Endurance Championship The 2016 Equestrian Australian Endurance Championship will be held the 15th – 17th July 2016 at Sterling Crossing, Imbil QLD. Please contact Matthew Sample (email@example.com) for any information regarding the event.
EA Statement – Helmet Standard Equestrian Australia can advise that Helmet Standard EN1384 will remain effective until 31 December 2016. In addition, a new standard VG1 has been added to the General Regulations effective immediately. As of 1 January 2017 helmets with the EN1384 standard will not be permitted under EA’s General Regulations. As per […]
Just home from the NSW State Champs which were run in very hot conditions at Glen William NSW, Congratulations to Talea Hasko Stewart and Blakes Heaven Bombora for wining the State Champs and retaining the trophy. Congratulations to Junior rider Isabel Foster and Sharabel Kalarney for wining 1st Junior and to Northern Rivers Junior Scarlet […]