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Bates All Purpose +

Bates All Purpose +
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Item Description

The Bates All Purpose+ saddle is an innovative general purpose saddle made in soft and grippy double lined Opulence leather for a broken in feel. The All Purpose offers a luxurious seat ideal for leisure riding and flatwork with a slightly forward, rounded flap for security over fences. The deep seat supports a correct and balanced position for those who want to do a bit of everything in their saddle.

Deep seat for balance and security

Luxurious comfort for horse and rider

Double Lined Opulence Leather is fine, hand selected European leather renowned for its ultra soft and grippy characteristics which ensure immediate comfort and reduce any break-in time

Moderate cut flap for flatwork, pleasure riding or jumping

Adjustable ergonomic, recessed stirrup bars can be moved forward and back so your stirrup hangs optimally for your desired leg position

Fully adjustable FlexiBloc system; enables the rider to tailor their own knee support

Rear velcro to enable use of a rear block (not included)

Extremely soft knee pads

Short Triple Point and balance girth option

CAIR panel system - Air bladder provides maximum comfort for your horse by automatically adjusting as he moves

Easy Change Gullet System provides a custom fit for many different horses (ships with a medium gullet)

Easy Change Riser System allows you to place special inserts front, rear or center to balance the saddle (inserts sold separately)

Elastiflex tree is rigid at the wither while the rest remains flexible to facilitate excellent communication. Lifetime guarantee (10 years)

The Easy Change Fit Solution is the first total saddle fitting solution that not only enables full adjustment to be made to the saddle, but empowers riders to custom fit their saddles in a matter of minutes. Riders can select the optimal tree width for their horse's current shape using the Easy Change Gullet System or make adjustments within their saddle panel for optimal balance and clearance with the Easy Change Riser System. Together these systems offer unparalleled scope of adjustment for a total fitting solution that's not only easy, but measurable and completely reversible. Whether you are a serious competitor or simply ride horses for the joy of it, choosing a saddle with the Easy Change Fit Solution puts your horse's comfort first.