Hermès back in the saddle
The French fashionhouse Hermès, that ones in 1837 started as a saddlery, are going to work with the United States Equestrian Federation Inc. (the US show jumping federation) The American riders will be provided with the best horseback riding products.
“The horse was our first client ever and the equestrian sport remains as today an important part of Hermès,” says Robert B. Chavez, the CEO of Hermès USA. “This new partnership with the United States Equestrian Federation shows that we constantly continue to work for this special sport. The cooperation ensures that riders and horses can use the best products, so they can compete at the highest level.”
As main sponsor of the show jumping team for the first time, Hermès will provide all riders with a specially designed jacket and accessories, during a major national contest. Later this year, the team will also take part in competitions at international level, dressed in Hermès.