Champion VentAir Sport Rose Gold Jockey Riding Hat

Exclusive To Equipet Ashbourne & Online

€210.00
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Description

The Ventair Sport collection, hand crafted in liquid gloss with a fibre glass shell and ventilated air flow system. The ultimate low profile design makes this helmet incredibly comfortable without relinquishing on safety. The harness is made from soft padded leather featuring a rear drawstring and quick release buckle for ease of use. Comes complete with a ventilated hat bag to help keep you hat in A1 condition while in storage or transit.

Standard: PAS 015 2011; VG01 01 2012.

British Kitemarked to PAS 015 2011.

Key Benefits:

  • Low profile lightweight fibre glass shell.
  • Highly ventilated airflow system.
  • Durable painted acrylic, super high gloss finish.
  • Crown comfort padding in breathable hi-tech microfibre.
  • Four point padded soft leather harness with rear lacing adjustment, lined with brush nylon for ear comfort pad compatibility.
  • Quick release buckle.
  • Your helmet standards logo can be located inside hat on crown liner, or under padding on EPS.

Helmets are sensitive to extreme heat (70°C+) and solvents (dry cleaning fluids).

Cleaning of the interior should be done using helmet cleaning products, followed by vacuum drying the lining. It is important to use minimum amounts of water as helmets are difficult to dry and can easily become mouldy.

With any cleaning agent, it is important to test a small section to establish any adverse reaction from the material.

After riding, leave the helmet in a warm, dry place overnight.

Do not dry in front of a fire or on a radiator.

Do not store it in a plastic bag before it is dry.

A properly fitted Riding Helmet helps to absorb any impact to the head and provides cushioning to the skull, reducing the risk of a serious head injury or even saving your life.

There are several different types of protective headgear for riding horses but they fall largely into two broader categories – Riding Helmets and Skull Caps.

Riding helmets are the traditional type of hard hat. They are sometimes covered in velvet or maybe plastic. They usually come in dark colours.

Skull caps are like the type of headgear which jockeys wear. They can be personalised with coloured silks – peaked covers in bright colours which fit over the cap.

How Riding Helmets work: On impact the helmet does two things. Firstly the shell diffuses the impact over a large area, secondly the liner reduces bruising to the brain by increasing the length of time it takes you to stop. Basically the hat liner collapses, protecting your head.

It is best to refrain from ever buying a second hand hat, as you do not know what has happened to it before. Any hat that has been involved in an impact, even one so little as having been dropped onto a hard surface, should be replaced. This is because even small hair line cracks, which can be caused by slight impacts, can reduce the effectiveness of the hat.

At Equipet we only supply riding hats & helmets that are up to the most recent PAS and BSEN standards and are BSI KITEMARK tested.

Nationwide ROI & NI

We strive to ship on the next working day after receiving an order. You should expect to receive items bought online from Equipet within 1-2 working days. For example, orders placed on Monday will normally ship Tuesday for Wednesday delivery. Orders placed over weekends normally ship on Monday for Tuesday delivery. Bank Holiday orders ship on Tuesday for next day delivery. Where there is a delay, or in the unlikely event that an item you have ordered is out of stock, we will contact you immediately to inform you. We ship with DPD to get items to you quickly and efficiently. Most items for delivery within the Republic of Ireland will be delivered within 1 working day of leaving our depot. You will receive a notification email when your parcel has left our depot. DPD will then contact you by email on the morning of delivery with a 1 hour delivery window given. Details for managing your delivery will be included in this email.

UK Delivery

Delivery times for UK orders are normally 2-3 working days after the parcel has left our warehouse. You will receive a notification email from DPD on the morning of delivery with a 1 hour delivery window given. Details for managing your delivery will be included in this email.

European Delivery

Delivery times for European orders are normally 4-6 working days after the parcel has left our warehouse.

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