RIDERS4HELMETS ORGANIZE LARGEST EVER HELMET GIVEAWAY, CHANCE TO WIN iPAD2

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LEXINGTON, Kentucky, April 25–-Riders4Helmets.com has partnered with safety helmet makers to offer the largest ever giveaway of riding helmets with a total value of more than $6,500 in conjunction with the Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event April 28-May 1.

Riders4Helmets has been assigned an area in the “old” indoor arena at the Kentucky Horse Park where visitors can register for the giveaway, receive helmet safety literature and participate in helmet fitting demonstrations.

Equestrians not attending the Rolex event can register for the giveaway at www.riders4helmets.com. The giveaway closes at midnight May 1.

The helmet giveaway is sponsored by GPA, Samshield, Troxel, Charles Owen, International Riding Supply, Tipperary, Ovation, Devon-Aire, Pegasus and KEP Italia

The iPad2 giveaway is sponsored by Riders4Helmets.com, EquestrianCollections.com, Horseshoes by Design, Triple Try Farm, Rise Systems LLC, Equestrian Aid Foundation, Broadstone Equine Insurance, New York State Horse Council, Rancho Los Ecuestres and Evadi Farm. .

The Riders4Helmets campaign was the organizer of National Helmet Awareness Day in 2010 and hosted the Riders4Helmets Helmet Safety Symposium in January, 2011. Plans are underway for International Helmet Awareness Day and the 2nd Riders4Helmets Helmet Safety Symposium, both scheduled for summer 2011.

Riders4Helmets was founded after Olympic dressage rider Courtney King Dye was seriously injured in a riding accident early in 2010. She was in a coma for a month and is currently undergoing rehabilitation.