Gilbert, Arizona – May 11, 2022 – Built by the Italian, family-owned company renowned for their cutting edge, top-rated line of motorcycle and cycle sport helmets, Suomy equestrian helmets hit the market in 2021, making a splash in the industry with their expert design and top safety ratings. Like Suomy, the family-owned and operated brand American Equus takes pride in manufacturing the highest quality and technologically advanced riding stirrups, spurs, and other equestrian gear. Both brands recognizing that safety, function, and style are necessary and can work together, the partnership between American Equus and Suomy was a natural one.
Always looking to be at the forefront of the industry as one of its most visionary brands, American Equus is proud to add Suomy to their list of partners. AE is also the exclusive manufacturer for Saddlebox in the U.S., a partner with SpurTech, and the pioneer of EQX Vitals wearable technology powered by Energous Corporation.
“We are excited to work with Suomy in distributing their equestrian helmets to bring something new and of such high quality to the sport,” said David Shano, Owner and Founder of American Equus. “As a trusted name in athlete safety and style, Suomy is a welcome addition to our brand.”
Other features include:
- VG1 01.040 2014-12 EN 1384:2017ASTM F 1163-15 Safety Rating
- Removable and washable internal padding available in 11 sizes
- Built with anti-bacterial materials
- Anti-odor inner padding
- Hypo-allergenic materials
- Also available in Carbon fiber build
- Removable strap with fast release safety latch
- Ultralight – only 520 grams
- Aerodynamic ventilation
- Travel case included
For years, motorsports participants have relied on Suomy helmets for their high safety standards, comfort, and fashionable styles. With the goal of enhancing athletic performance with practical designs and bringing a new kind of elegance to safety wear, Suomy is excited to jump into equestrian sports.
Suomy Equestrian helmets are available in two models: Men’s and Women’s, in a variety of unique styles that are sure to turn heads and keep you comfortable all day long. The Women’s style has a larger brim, while the Men’s style brim is slightly shorter and smaller. The range includes styles with original Swarovski crystals as well as natural wood details. Each wood finish helmet is one-of-a-kind, with a different natural wood grain. Suomy’s high quality equestrian helmets start at $529, being offered in multiple styles and colors that guarantee something fitting for every taste.