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- Product Code: SD10524.3
- Brand: Charles Owen
We strongly advise that you come instore to have your hat fitted. As all hats vary in design, shape and fit it is essential to have your hat fitted before you buy.
All staff at Saddlesdane are qualified to fit hats. We can advise you on the best brand for your head shape and discipline.
We are unable to accept returns on hats that are bought online due to safety reasons.
The Charles Owen 4Star Jockey Skull is designed for the extreme situation, the 4Star cross-country skull is certified to four top international safety standards.
A technically superior helmet, the deep-fitting 4Star is the result of years of advanced computer analysis and incorporates the latest technology with a fibre-reinforced shell for improved crush resistance. It features the patented GRpx® harness system for the ultimate in stability. The 4Star helmet also has the innovative Charles Owen “Free Fit” ventilation system, which allows for increased airflow across the forehead. It combines a frontal air channel with Coolmax® mesh to significantly increase cooling and evaporation of sweat. Add this to the 10 ventilation slots, and the option of heat-reflective silver finish, and the 4Star provides the coolest ride yet. Perfectly finished with a ventilated silk, the 4Star helmet is the ultimate choice for the safety-conscious rider. NEW! The 4Star now features a magnetic harness clasp for effortless closure so that the helmet can be buckled with just one hand. The clasp features a unique tab that the rider simply has to pull to instantly release the harness, making it quick and easy to take the helmet on and off without sacrificing the incredible security and stability required of a high performance cross-country skull.
Skull cap features
- Our safest ever helmet
- Superstrong crush-resistant aramid fibres
- Deep fit protects more of the head
- Front and rear ventilation
- ‘Free Fit’ system
- Soft GRpx® technology harness
- Magnetic harness clasp
- Heat-reflective finish (Silver)
- Meets four safety standards
- Free ventilated silk
- We currently stock Black and Navy, if you request any other colours please contact us in store.
SIZES 0 1/2, 1, 1 1/2, 2, 2 1/2, 3, 3 1/2, 4, 4 1/2
STANDARDS ASTM F1163-15, PAS015:2011, SNELL E2016, VG1 01-040 2014-12
|Hat Type:||Traditional/Classic Hat|
Charles Owen, Have been producing riding hats and promoting safety hat standards for four generations.
To own a Charles Owen helmet is to own not only a part of equestrian history, but its future.
World famous for raising the bar in safety, Charles Owen is a leading British manufacturer of riding helmets with a history dating back over 110 years.
When Charles Owen himself founded the company in 1911, his mission was to make products ‘for a safer world’.
The company has remained within the same family for four generations, today under the direction of founder Charles Owen’s great-grandson.
A brief history
The early days revolved around manufacturing military helmets for the British Army. The company transitioned into the equestrian market 17 years later with racing helmets for jockeys and quickly established itself as the gold standard for safety.
Charles Owen was involved in creating the very first equestrian helmet safety standard, and in 1983 the company created the first dual-standard riding helmet in answer to Pony Club’s demand for safer riding gear.
One year later, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II awarded Charles Owen the Royal Warrant as protective headgear supplier to the Royal Mews at Buckingham Palace.
From the first patent granted in 1924 to improve ventilation and fit through the Microfit system found in all Charles Owen helmets today, the company has always prioritised correct and comfortable fit.
Today the company name is deeply ingrained within the global equestrian industry as a trusted brand known for safety, quality and prestige fashion.