Collegiate Padded Headpiece Patent Flash Bridle Black. The Collegiate Padded Headpiece Patent Flash Bridle is a stylish flash bridle ideal for everyday use yet smart enough for competition. Collegiate have searched far and wide to bring you the best quality European leather they could find. Partnered with polished stainless steel fittings, this bridle oozes quality. The Padded Patent bridle features a lightly padded headpiece for ultimate comfort, alongside soft padding under the noseband and browband. Read more… Comes with soft padded reins.