Ovation
Schooler Helmet
English Chaps/Boots/Helmets



Manufacturer: Ovation
Model: Schooler Helmet
Category: English Chaps/Boots/Helmets

Purchase: I have some pretty bad neck trouble, and my doc's said I needed to wear a lighter weight helmet. I was looking at some CO and GPA helmets online, and was expecting to pay $200+ dollars on a helmet. I decided to stop in at the local tack shop in order to try on a few helmets to decide on fit. I ended up spending $50 on the Ovation Schooling Helmet. It's always nice to find yourself with an extra 150 bucks!

Likes: It is light weight (Lighter than any CO or Troxel they had at the shop), very ventilated, low profile, has a notch for a pony tail, and looks really nice. I have only ridden in it twice, but it seems like it will last a long time. It also came with a carrying bag, which is really nice for keeping it from getting scratched up.

Dislikes: Nothing yet...so far it has greatly exceeded expectations.

Quality: Seems to be put together really nicely. The dial to fit system seems much more robust than the Troxel version. The helmet is relatively new, so I am not sure how it will wear.

Summary: This helmet was a really nice surprise, both in terms of fit, looks, weight and price. I would recommend this to anyone looking for a new schooling helmet. You could probably even wear it at shows, it is quite slick looking.

Rating: 5

Author: Andi

Date: 2011-09-27

Usefulness Rating: 2.5 out of 5.
6 reader(s) voted.

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