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faiza425 12-23-2012 05:13 PM

Do You Wear A Helmet?
 
Let's hear it! How many of you wear a helmet when you ride? (BTW - I totally encourage that everyone wears a helmet. I've seen enough riders fall off hard enough to crack/smash their helmets - imagine if it were their heads hitting the ground! :shock:)

ParaIndy 12-23-2012 05:19 PM

I voted sometimes because I use it most of the time - when I remember!

JustWingIt 12-23-2012 05:24 PM

I always wear my helmet, 100% of the time. No matter how hot or how calm the horse I am riding is. I actually don't quite understand why some one would not wear one. But to each his own.
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bsms 12-23-2012 05:53 PM

Ah...another helmet thread! Oh goody...:?

SorrelHorse 12-23-2012 06:06 PM

With bsms on this one.

Here we go again....

equiniphile 12-23-2012 06:19 PM

This has been discussed to death, but....

I wear one 100% of the time when I'm riding my TBs. When I'm on my reiners or my Paso gelding I do not.

faiza425 12-23-2012 10:03 PM

You guys probably see a lot of these polls haha can you tell I'm new here? :)Just trying to get a gauge because I know some people are more strict about it where some people can take it or leave it.

bsms 12-23-2012 10:15 PM

http://www.horseforum.com/horse-talk...one-if-145867/

http://www.horseforum.com/horse-ridi...helmet-146239/

http://www.horseforum.com/western-ri...elmets-138246/

http://www.horseforum.com/horse-ridi...helmet-130419/

Enjoy.

gigem88 12-24-2012 12:16 AM

Only wear one at the shows because I have to.

Brenna Lee 12-24-2012 02:25 AM

Didn't wear one when I was in the western world, now I'm on the English end of things and will never mount without one again.

I think they are extremely comfortable, (If you buy good quality+right size) and they keep my head warm in the winter! I actually forget I have it on 99% of the time. I think that saving me from a nasty collision with a standard/the fence/ground/hoof would be well worth the slight inconvenience.


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