New, Affordable Medalist Velveteen Helmet from IRH

New, Affordable Medalist Velveteen Helmet from IRH

July 2009-International Riding Helmets introduces the Medalist velveteen helmet to protect you and your budget.

The new Medalist helmet from IRH Helmets gives you gold-medal style and world-class protection. With supreme ventilation, lightweight construction, and rich, durable velveteen, the Medalist is a must-have for any rider.

The Medalist features an elegant, black, three-point harness and IRH’s low-profile geometry, which minimizes the helmet profile and maximizes the cooling airflow through the top and rear air vents.

Naturally, the Medalist meets the rigorous safety standards: ASTM F1163.04a/USA/SEI/EN-1384/CE Mark Europe.

MSRP: $79.95


Black with black harness

SIZES: 6 1/2″, 6 5/8″, 6 3/4″, 6 7/8″, 7″, 7 1/8″, 7 1/4″, 7 3/8″, 7 1/2″ All sizes available in long oval.

About IRH The Plastino family had been crafting equestrian caps and helmets for nearly four decades when, in 1986, Frank Plastino founded International Riding Helmets to meet riders’ growing need for innovative, comfortable and attractive safety equipment. IRH has been at the forefront of rider safety because CEO Frank Plastino is an original member of the American Society of Testing and Materials (ASTM) committee on equestrian headgear and a contributor to the development of industry standard F1163.90a.

Grounded in experience and knowledge gained from within one of the oldest families in the industry, International Riding Helmets is recognized as a premier designer and manufacturer of helmets for all riding disciplines. Visit for more information.