Testimonials

  •  June 13, 2017

    Our Brains Are Too Important

    I grew up eventing and always wore a helmet but then transitioned to western disciplines as an adult and stopped wearing one—foolish, I know. My daughter started riding at age 6 and our rule was always “no helmet, no ride”. That was fine until about age 9 when she asked me “If my head is so important, why isn’t yours?”...

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  •  June 13, 2017

    My Troxel Helmet Saved My Head

    I had an accident while in Utah in which my Troxel Helmet saved my head from life-threatening trauma. My group was riding with an Outfitter in Tropic, Utah when we came to a treacherous area of the trail. The Outfitter had us send the Mules and horses alone across the questionable area. Each rider then followed his/her mount. I was...

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  •  May 26, 2017

    Wearing A Helmet Has Become The New Norm

    In October 2016 I went to a barrel race and been having trouble with a new horse that I had. I went in for a trainer run and he didn't trim the first barrel. I am not really sure what happened because still to this day I can't remember, all I have is a video to watch. He flipped over...

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  •  May 26, 2017

    Good Choice, Dad

    I am a 59 year old barrel racer that has been wearing a helmet for around 12 years. I am from Ontario Canada and I do believe I was one of the first adults that started wearing one. I firmly believe we ride the fastest horses in a short distance and should certainly be wearing head protection. We are the...

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  •  May 26, 2017

    The Ground Was Pretty Slippery

    Just wanted to Thank Troxel for saving my life. I was at a barrel race and the ground was pretty slippery. Me and my horse went to turn the second barrel and his feet slipped right out from under him. I went off with my head breaking the fall. The second I hit I had the most excruciating pain and...

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