The innovations in Bates saddles are engineered to bring out the best in you and your horse for a unique competitive advantage in highly specialised saddles for every discipline.
The world-leading innovations in Bates Saddles will make a profound difference to your horse’s comfort and performance.
Under the finest quality leather, riders will feel the power of innovation in a Bates saddle. Experience instantaneous comfort, balance and seamless contact with your horse.
Quality testing at Bates Saddles far exceeds industry standards with stringent quality controls placed on each saddle that leaves the factory.
Saddles are picked at random and subjected to a series of intensive tests on durability and workmanship.
No expense is spared on evaluating how the saddles perform, employing external expertise in the areas of physics and engineering to conduct independent testing.
The Bates Saddles trademark is an assurance of unsurpassed quality, innovation and the radically different performance each rider can expect.
Only when the saddles pass the stringent quality controls are they deemed worthy of the Bates name.
BATES PONY ALL PURPOSE
High performance saddle for your pony featuring the latest in saddle design and technology. Developed for you and your pony’s conformation, the Bates Pony All Purpose offers a comfortable and supportive seat for confidence and maximises comfort for your pony, specifically designed with a smaller shape in mind.
Saddles have of the benefits of Horse and Rider Technology… we call this HART.
For Your Horse
Your horse’s freedom under saddle is actively enhanced, as your saddle continuously flexes and conforms with their shape in motion.
- Flex and elasticity
- Continuous conformity
Every horse deserves to experience the comfort and release of responsive cushioning and total impact absorption, there’s no greater protection you can offer your horse’s back.
- Ultra-soft cushioning
- eliminates pressure points
When the unexpected happens, know your saddle has your horse’s back. Your saddle can be changed to mirror the changes in your horse with diet, fitness, travel, maturity or injury – it’s both simple and reversible. Your horse’s comfort need never be compromised again.
- Fine-tune your fit
- Perfect comfort for the long journey
- Enjoy riding to the fullest
Enjoy a balanced seat that assists you to maintain an effortlessly perfect position with seamless contact to your horse, free from any interference.
- Effortless Balance
- Seamless Contact
- Clean aid delivery
Perfect unison is achieved whereby aids are more subtle, feel is more sensitive and comfort is exceptional.
- Responsive cushioning
- Close balanced contact
- Sensitive communication
Peace of Mind
There is great safety in the knowledge you are looking after your horse. Full adjustability adapts with you over your journey. It’s simply the best comfort you can offer your horse.
- Full adjustability
- Muscle protection
- Exceptional comfort