June 25, 2010
Riding helmet manufacturers Charles Owen, Troxel, GPA and Aegis will be offering discounts on helmets purchased through participating retailers on July 10, National Helmet Awareness Day. The event is endorsed by USEF, USEA, and USDF. A list of participating retailers and further information is available at Riders4Helmets.com.
Stylistically, although anything goes for schooling, showing, and hacking, remember that only black (or dark blue for ladies) velvet covering is appropriate for the hunting field during the formal season! (For a refresher on correct attire, go to the Resources drop-down menu and click on Attire, Tack, and Appointments under Foxhunting 101.)