USHJA Announces Charles Owen, Inc. As Official Helmet


April 4, 2011

Charles Owen Inc. (Charles Owen), a leading innovator in safety helmets for equestrians, has recently signed on as the Official Helmet of the United States Hunter Jumper Association (USHJA). Charles Owen has shown the Association support over the past several years as a Major Sponsor of the USHJA International Hunter Derby.

“The USHJA seeks to align with companies that make excellence a No. 1 priority. Charles Owen has been a leading innovator in our industry, and their products exemplify excellence. The USHJA is pleased to sign Charles Owen as the ‘Official Helmet of the USHJA,’ and we look forward to cultivating the sponsorship on this new level,” stated Bill Moroney, USHJA President.

Along with becoming the USHJA’s Official Helmet, this year Charles Owen celebrates its 100th anniversary.

"Charles Owen has, for many years, worked with the United States Hunter Jumper Association. From our commitment to make the sport safer to our continued support of the International Hunter Derby series, we are especially honored to now be recognized as the Official Helmet of the USHJA, especially as we've entered our 100th year of making safer helmets," stated Roy Burek, Managing Director of Charles Owen, Inc.

About Charles Owen Inc.: Since 1911, Charles Owen has been the leading manufacturer of a full line of safety products. With style and tradition in mind, Charles Owen makes helmets that perform in any situation. Their helmets carry three international safety standards and are certified by three international testing bodies.

For more information regarding Charles Owen as the Official Helmet of the USHJA, please contact Whitney Allen, Director of Marketing & Communications at or 859.225.6707.

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