The Charles Owen Children's Medal and the Charles Owen Adult Medal will be offered at League horse shows throughout the country beginning January 1, 2003. Charles Owen, founded in London, England in 1911, is a leading manufacturer of ASTM/SEI certified riding helmets.
Charles Owen to Sponsor Children's and Adult Medals. The New Marshall & Sterling League announced today that Charles Owen, the British manufacturer of quality riding helmets, has become the title sponsor of the League's Children's and Adult Medal Classes.
About the Charles Owen Technical Merit Award. In 2009, the Professional Horseman’s Council and Charles Owen founded the Charles Owen Technical Merit Award to reward juniors and adult amateurs for demonstrating safe and appropriate cross-country riding technique and educate riders and trainers as to what constitutes safe cross-country riding.
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