3 Surprising Facts: Horseback Riding & Helmets

Earlier this year, Troxel product ambassador, Rachel Gagliardi gave a presentation on helmet safety at the Maryland Horse Expo. Check out some surprising facts she uncovered during her research about horseback riding and helmets.


How would you feel wearing a helmet in an arena full of cowboys? Find out from 4-time state youth champion and a 2014 IBRA 1D Open Champion, Megan Sparks, in our exclusive interview.

Troxel Ambassador, Rachel Gagliardi, talks about her introduction to steeplechase and the important lesson that can be learned from this exciting sport.

Troxel product ambassador and 2014 IBRA 1D Open champion, Megan Sparks started riding at the age of 3 and running barrels when she was 8. Here, Megan shares three tips for succeeding in the sport of barrel racing, whether you're new to riding or a seasoned pro.

Troxel Ambassador, Rachel Gagliardi, has been riding horses since the age of eight and loves everything about rodeo competition. Here, she shares her thoughts on the importance of wearing a helmet, regardless of gender.