Get ready for the season with Charles Owen!

The season is fast approaching, so get yourself ready and raring to go with Charles Owen.

We offer a huge range of Charles Owen riding hats at Townfields Saddlers, providing for all different preferences! Charles Owen lead the way in safety headwear for the Equestrian rider. Here is what you need to know for the upcoming season....

If you are looking for a skull cap, the Pro II, J3 or 4 star are all options you can consider. Each of these hats are up to the current standards needed with the PAS015, Kitemark, CE marked to VG1, and certified by SEI to ASTM. We reccommend you to visit our showroom or our tradestand at events to get your helmet fitted correctly and professionally by one of our trained hat fitters.


Skull caps-

The Charles Owen Pro II Skull Cap- A breathable, dual standard helmet. It is low profile and keeps your head cool and safe. The ventilation slots are at the front and back of the helmet to allow airflow, while the silver ions woven into the hat provide anti-microbial protection agasint sweat. The harness technology creates an even fit. This hat is available in Silver, Navy and Black and also a Round fit is available.

The Charles Owen J3 Skull Cap- This hat has a unique, snug fitting leather harness. This extends to the back of the neck, giving a secure fit. It has a soft head band and the quick release clip ensures comfort. The J3 has ventilation holes for air flow. Available in Black.

The Charles Owen 4 Star- This hat is designed for the extreme situation, it has the four top international standards, including the extra SNELL standard. This hat is deep fitting as a result of advanced computer analysis. It has a quick release buckle which is strong and durable. The Charles Owen 4 Star includes the Free Fit system, which is at the front of the hat allowing airflow across the forehead, with a combined frontaRiding Hats l air channel. This hat is great for eventing.


Junior riding hats-

Charles Owen Young Rider Skull Cap - This helmet offers all the correct standards, giving great protection! It features eight ventilation holes, four in the front of the hat and four in the back. It is a deep fitting helmet and is UK Pony Club approved and comes in a fun, colourful Charles Owen carry box. Great for the younger riders, whether competing or learning.

Charles Owen YR8 - This Charles Owen hat is a neat, microfibre suede, peaked helmet giving protection whilst looking sleek and stylish. There are four discreet ventilation holes prociding comfort in the warmer weather. It has a nylon webbing, four point harness with chin stap adjustment for a secure, comfortable fit. Available in Navy and Black. Also available the YR8 Sparkly helmet  for a dazzling shine in Navy and Black or to order in the brown or sliver centred versions.


All Skull Caps come with a free black hat silk, lining up with the correct ventilation holes depending on which hat you purchase. But why not have a look at the other Charles Owen coloured silks, you might be able to get one to match your cross country colours!


Showing Helmets-

Charles Owen Fian- This hat is beautiful for the showing arena, it is covered in luxurious velvet and has a perfected trim around the hat. The fian offers a slim tan harness to create an elegant appearance. The Fian is a low profile hat and is up to the current standards. Why not match with the Equetech Launton Deluxe Tweed jacket for a superb look!

Charles Owen Hampton- This hat is a stunning and well appointed protective helmet. Covered in plush velvet, similar to the Fian. It is flattering as it is low profile and provides for a great look in the show ring or when out hunting, as well as offering the protection any rider needs. The tan harness is soft yet durable, with a smart satin lining and velour headband. Complete this look with the Equetech Wheatley Tweed Jacket

Charles Owen H2000- This hat is covered with thick, Italian velvet and is versatile as it offers a classic look whilst providing the latest protection up to the latest standards! A super soft headband inside and an adjustable tan harness ensures a comfortable, secure fit.


Dressage/Show jumping-

Ayr8 Leatherlook and Suede- The AYR8 by Charles Owen has taken the show jumping audience by storm. Low profile yet stunning, safe and fashionable. Incorporated with modern materials and thermoregulation to keep your head cool whilst in the ring! Both hats offer a mesh centre on the top of the helmet, which allows airflow and ventilation. The harness creates a snug and secure fit using scientifically designed grippers. The Charles Owen logo is stamped in the centre of the front of the hat and an embroidered logo on the back of the hat. Available in leatherlook or suede and bespoke orders can be taken!

Charles Owen eLumenAyr- This sleek, sparkly hat has been very popular since Charles Owen released it. High performance technology with a dazzling shine, along with 10 ventilation slots and a removable coolmax headband. Provides a deep fit whilst keeping your head cool. Sparkly mesh over gloss paint complements both the microsuede and leatherlook options. If you want to shine in the ring, take a look at this hat!


Visit our showroom or tradestand for a professional fitting at no cost!

1st March 2018

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