We love this Trifecta Cotton Half Pad for the cotton based, breathable design and motion absorption which encourages horses to lift their backs. Did we mention these pads are machine washable? That's right, wash on cold and lay to dry out of the sun and away from heat sources. Show up to the competition ready to show-out, & out-shine. You're prepared for anything when you ride with ThinLine!
Follow this link to ThinLine's Trim to Fit Shims which may be used as a full shim to double your protection. You can also easily create front, bridging and rear shims by cutting the full trim to fit shim with a pair of scissors.
What is ThinLine? ThinLine is a thin, shock absorbing non-slip breathable foam. Where is the ThinLine? Sewn onto the panel of all our English cotton saddle blanket. This panel creates the pocket that allows shims to be used. ThinLine products: Reduce Rider Movement, Protect Horses' Backs, Improve Saddle Fit. ThinLine is a thin, shock absorbing non-slip breathable foam. Endorsed by surgeons, master saddlers, riders and veterinarians.
The cotton base design with ThinLine on top creates a nice wither profile and spine free channel allowing ThinLine to lay on either side of the spine so that it is always in the right place.
The manner in which this product absorbs motion encourages horses to lift their backs, developing strength and top-line. It has been endorsed by Veterinarians, for horses, as well as Spinal Surgeons for riders. It is a top pick for Master Saddlers around the world. Equine Chiropractors and Massage Therapists carry it on their trucks to keep horses going strong, supple and relaxed. Trainers and riders find it a trusted product to improve rider equitation.
It is the dual benefits of extraordinary shock absorption and rider motion reduction that sets ThinLine apart from other saddle pads.
Trifecta Correction Half Pad offers a full open pocket to add saddle fitting shims. Now with a longer drop. The ThinLine panel has been enlarged to protect below the stirrup bar. The larger pocket allows you to shim more behind the point of the shoulder.
Each pad comes with a layer of ThinLine on top. Use the Full shims to double your ThinLine protection or customized them to create front, bridging or rear shims.
Machine washable! Use cold water in front loading washer. Spin to remove excess water. Hang to dry naturally with no heat source, including sun. Using a fan speeds the drying process. If you have a white Trifecta, you may use bleach products such as soft scrub on the ThinLine material as well as using a little bleach in the wash cycle.
- The Wither profile- raised to accommodate more top-lines.
- Improved cotton base- higher quality cotton with denser weave and light wool fill.
- Featuring – stronger and more durable billet straps.
- Ultimate protection for both the horse and rider’s backs.
- Reduces rider movement and helps prevent saddle slip.
- Contoured spine free channel for comfort.
- 95% shock absorption.
- Breathable to release heat and moisture.
- Shimmable for customized saddle fit.
- Easy maintenance and long-lasting performance.
- Low profile correction ThinLine Trifecta cotton half pad, measuring less than 1/2″ thick, allows for close communication and feel.
Small: 19.75″ spine length | 14.5″ across the widest part of the seat
Medium: 21.75″ spine length | 16″ across seat
Large: 23.25″ spine length | 16.5″ across seat