Nationally Approved Protective Equipment

As noted in Appendix 10B of Article 27 of the International Agreement on Breeding, Racing, and Wagering (, you will find below a list of approved protective equipment, specifically helmets and body protectors/safety vests for various staging authorities around the world.

Jockeys and riders are encouraged to refer to the below links of approved protective equipment prior to travelling to ensure the use of approved protective equipment in races or in track work by the respective Staging Authority.  

In the event that the Staging Authority does not have a protective equipment link below, jockeys and riders are encouraged to contact the Staging Authority directly to establish what protective equipment is approved.