International Helmet Awareness Day Takes Place Sept. 17

Participating retailers all over the world will be offering discounts on helmets to equestrians on Sept. 17.

No account yet? Register

ADVERTISEMENT has teamed up with leading helmet manufacturers to host the seventh International Helmet Awareness Day today, Sept. 17.

Building on the success of International Helmet Awareness Day 2015, participating retailers all over the world will be offering discounts on helmets to equestrians today.

“It is a testament to the continued need for educating equestrians on all aspects of helmet wearing that sees us organizing our seventh International Helmet Awareness Day,” said Lyndsey White of Riders4Helmets. “Retailers in Australia, Canada, England, Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland, South Africa, and the USA have already registered to participate in this year’s event.”

International Helmet Awareness Day was founded in 2010 as a direct result the accident U.S. Olympian Courtney King-Dye suffered, in which she sustained a fractured skull and a traumatic brain injury, with the aim of educating equestrians on the benefits of wearing a properly fitting, secured and certified helmet

Create a free account with to view this content. is home to thousands of free articles about horse health care. In order to access some of our exclusive free content, you must be signed into

Start your free account today!

Already have an account?
and continue reading.


Written by:

Related Articles

Stay on top of the most recent Horse Health news with

FREE weekly newsletters from

Sponsored Content

Weekly Poll

sponsored by:

When do you begin to prepare/stock up on products/purchase products for these skin issues?
55 votes · 55 answers

Readers’ Most Popular

Sign In

Don’t have an account? Register for a FREE account here.

Need to update your account?

You need to be logged in to fill out this form

Create a free account with!