Stallion Spotlight


Real Estate Spotlight

19815 Mule Barn Rd Westfield, IN, - 85
  • Welcome to the Chronicle Forums.
    Please complete your profile. The forums and the rest of has single sign-in, so your log in information for one will automatically work for the other. Disclaimer: The opinions expressed here are the views of the individual and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of The Chronicle of the Horse.



Forum rules and no-advertising policy

As a participant on this forum, it is your responsibility to know and follow our rules. Please read this message in its entirety.

Board Rules

2. Conversations in horse-related forums should be horse-related.3. Keep conversations productive, on topic and civil.
Discussion and disagreement are inevitable and encouraged; personal insults, diatribes and sniping comments are unproductive and unacceptable. Whether a subject is light-hearted or serious, keep posts focused on the current topic and of general interest to other participants of that thread. Utilize the private message feature or personal email where appropriate to address side topics or personal issues not related to the topic at large.

4. No advertising in the discussion forums.classifieds site and through the purchase of banner ads. The tightly monitored Giveaways forum permits free listings of genuinely free horses and items available or wanted (on a limited basis). Items offered for trade are not allowed.

Advertising Policy Specifics
When in doubt of whether something you want to post constitutes advertising, please contact a moderator privately in advance for further clarification. Refer to the following points for general guidelines:

Board members may ask for suggestions on breeding stallion recommendations. Stallion owners may reply to such queries by suggesting their own stallions, only if their horse fits the specific criteria of the original poster. Excessive promotion of a stallion by its owner or related parties is not permitted and will be addressed at the discretion of the moderators.

Members may use the forums to ask for general recommendations of trainers, barns, shippers, farriers, etc., and other members may answer those requests by suggesting themselves or their company, if their services fulfill the specific criteria of the original post. Members may not solicit other members for business if it is not in response to a direct, genuine query.

While members may ask for general opinions and suggestions on equipment, trailers, trucks, etc., they may not list the specific attributes for which they are in the market, as such posts serve as wanted ads.

5. Do not post copyrighted photographs unless you have purchased that photo and have permission to do so.

6. Respect other members.7. We have the right to reproduce statements made in the forums.
The Chronicle of the Horse may copy, quote, link to or otherwise reproduce posts, or portions of posts, in print or online for advertising or editorial purposes, if attributed to their original authors, and by posting in this forum, you hereby grant to The Chronicle of the Horse a perpetual, non-exclusive license under copyright and other rights, to do so.

8. We reserve the right to enforce and amend the rules.Terms of Service and Privacy Policy for more information.

Thanks for being a part of the COTH forums!

(Revised 5/9/18)
See more
See less

New GPA helmet style

  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • New GPA helmet style

    Have we all seen the latest helmet style? I don’t see how it stays on your head, but it must have passed all the tests. What say you?

  • #2
    Different looking eh. I wonder if the chin strap has to be more snug than a traditional style helmet. If it’s too loose I could see the helmet being pushed back if you were to fall face first.
    Last edited by c0608524; Apr. 26, 2019, 08:07 PM. Reason: cant spell


    • #3
      Found’s holy expensive! Seems to be based more on Motorsport type helmets! And they say it meets a new European safety standard along with cervical protection. The chin strap,appears to not be able to be loose as the harness is rigid and ends very forward! I don’t fit GPA helmets, but am interested in how this is apparently more stable!
      I have cancer but cancer doesnt have me!


      • #4
        Holy hell. While my head is indeed priceless I simply do not have $3100+ to spend on a helmet. Until GPA starts sponsoring ammys showing at the local level looks like I'm stuck with my Speed Air
        Fils Du Reverdy (Revy)- 1993 Selle Francais Gelding
        My equine soulmate
        Mischief Managed (Tully)- JC Priceless Jewel 2002 TB Gelding


        • #5
          Lol $3000 for a helmet that looks like a platypus.
          Talking to some people is like folding a fitted sheet.


          • #6
            Guys, there is a budget version. Its only $1105!



            • #7
              Originally posted by Can'tFindMyWhip View Post
              Guys, there is a budget version. Its only $1105!

              You’re getting ripped off, in the EU it’s only the equivalent of 893 USD


              • #8
                Originally posted by bluepece2 View Post

                You’re getting ripped off, in the EU it’s only the equivalent of 893 USD
                I still don’t want to change that to Canadian dollars hahahahahaha
                I have cancer but cancer doesnt have me!


                • #9
                  Originally posted by eclipse View Post

                  I still don’t want to change that to Canadian dollars hahahahahaha
                  I looked it up 😳😳😳


                  • #10
                    I see these style helmets all the time when I’m watching the Longines Western European League. I don’t really understand how they can be any safer/better. Looks like just another excuse to charge even more for a helmet.


                    • #11
                      Can you imagine falling and having to replace it?! Although I suspect that's not a big deal for someone willing to shell out that kind of $$$ in the first place.


                      • #12
                        This one