It is compulsory to wear a safety standard approved * riding helmet and riding boots (smooth soled and heeled) when mounted on a horse at all GEA club events.
* Approval Numbers AS/NZS-3838, Euro VG1, US-ASTN F1163
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Member Dangerous Activity
In consideration for being permitted to participate in any way in horse sport activities, I, the undersigned, understand, acknowledge and accept that:
Horse sports are a dangerous activity and horses can act in a sudden and unpredictable (changeable) way, especially if frightened or hurt.
There is a significant risk that serious Injury or death may result from horse sport activities.
I understand and acknowledge the dangers associated with the consumption of alcohol or any mind altering drugs and agree not to drink alcohol or take drugs prohibited by law before or during any horse sports activities.
I agree to follow the directions of any event organiser or official and that any misconduct or refusal by me to follow any direction of any organiser or official can result in the cancellation of my participation in the activities and my immediate removal from my horse no matter where that may occur.
I agree to wear an approved helmet at all times whilst participating in the sport where this is required under the relevant EA and FEI rules and regulations.