Helmet Tagging - Victoria

Equestrian Victoria Contact

Please contact Jo Prescott [email protected] for any queries or information regarding Helmet tagging, including upcoming dates and becoming a Helmet Tagger. Please Note: Most Equestrian Victoria Events will have Helmet Tagging. Please contact the Event for further information.

  • Helmet tagging is mandatory for all EA Affiliated Eventing competitions

  • From 1 January 2022, mandatory for all EA Affiliated Jumping events. 

  • From 1 July 2022, mandatory for all EA Affiliated Dressage, Driving and Endurance events

Helmet Taggers Victoria

Linda Anne

Nailon

[email protected]

Ballarat Region   VIC

Andrew

Mason

[email protected]

Bendigo

VIC

Matthew 

Prowse

[email protected]

Bendigo

VIC

Tanisha

Lawrence

9580 9888

Braeside (PETstock)

 VIC

Samantha

Palmer

[email protected]

Central Goldfields

 

Horseland 

 Geelong

5229 1183

Geelong

VIC

Bree

Cocks

Saddleworld Geelong 5277 2706

Geelong

VIC 

Samantha

Lizars 

[email protected] 

East Gippsland

VIC

Jessica 

Kiernan

[email protected]

Gippsland

VIC

Lucy 

Kolomanski

[email protected]

Golden Plains

VIC

Maxene

Argento

[email protected]

Golden Plains

VIC

Adam 

Prime

[email protected]

Goulburn Valley

VIC

Tania 

Harding

[email protected]

Greater Hume 

NSW

Sue

Terry

[email protected]

Greater Shepparton

 

VIC 

Justin

Hocking

[email protected]

Greater Shepparton

VIC 

Karen

Bentley

[email protected]

 Macedon Ranges  VIC

Tanya 

Lang

[email protected]

Macedon Ranges

VIC

Horseland

Mildura

5023 5033

Mildura

VIC 

Karen 

Lawrence

[email protected]

Mornington Peninsula

VIC

Ebony

Watters

e[email protected]

Mornington

VIC

Cathy

Grant

[email protected]

North East Melbourne

VIC

Greg

Steward

[email protected]

North East Melbourne

VIC

Veronica

Steward

[email protected]

North East Melbourne

VIC

George

Proimos

[email protected]

North of Melbourne

VIC

Fiona

Girys

m[email protected]

Officer

VIC

Rachael 

Lovett

[email protected]

South East Melbourne

VIC

Liz 

Richardson

[email protected]

South East Melbourne

VIC

Mark

Smith

Saddleworld Cranbourne 5996 7866

South East Melbourne

VIC

Trish

Joyce

[email protected]

South Gippsland

VIC

Teresa 

Matthews

[email protected]

South West Victoria

VIC

Viv 

Stephens

[email protected]

South West Victoria

VIC

Aaron 

Mawhinney

[email protected]

West of Melbourne

VIC

Deena 

Peters

[email protected]

WPNEC

VIC

Michelle

Oliver

[email protected]

 Yarra Valley  VIC

Jenny

Wall

[email protected]

Yarra Valley

 VIC

Janet 

Houghton

[email protected]

Yarra Ranges

 VIC


Helmet Standards

Standards are detailed in the EA General Regulations https://www.equestrian.org.au/policies as well as detailed here https://www.equestrian.org.au/content/current-approved-safety-standards-helmets 

Sport Rules will either duplicate the standards in the GRs or alternatively, refer to the EA General Regulations. 

Article 122 – Dress and Salute

  1. Except where Sport Rules allows otherwise, riders and drivers competing in an EA competition, must wear an approved helmet with the chin strap fastened at all times. The same is recommended when riding a horse at any time. Protective headgear must conform with one of the current approved safety standards: 
  • Current Australian standard AS/NZS 3838 (2006 onwards) provided they are SAI Global marked. 
  • New Australian standard ARB HS 2012 provided they are SAI Global marked. 
  • Current American standards ASTM F1163 (2004a or 04a onwards) provided they are SEI marked, or standard SNELL E2001.
  • Current British standard PAS 015 (1998 or 2011) provided they are BSI Kitemarked. 
  • Interim European Standard VG1 (01.040: 2014-12) with or without BSI Kitemark. 
  • BSI Kitemarked: SAI Global marked: SEI marked: 
  • Outgoing European Standard EN/1384 during 2016 only – not permitted from 2017.

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