Beautiful full calf Antares Contact! The Contact saddle is a flatter seated saddle,providing a close contact feel, anatural leg position and an optimalbalance. It is made with a new generation of Antares tree in reinforced laminated beech wood. which provides increased shock absorption across the horse’s back and gives more freedom to the spinal cord for more mobility.
The calf leather is soft and grippy. Features include a narrower seat and twist (E), front and back blocks, extra padding in knee rolls, and a grain flap guard to protect against premature wear. It has an AO1 (wider) tree with a dot to dot of 4 3/4". Panels are medium thickness with a bit of extra support for a higher withered horse or one who has concavity behind the shoulder blades.
Standard flaps measure 13 1/2" long by 13 3/4" wide. Perfect for the average height rider.