We love the Bates Dressage+ saddle because it offers high performance, as innovative features work to ensure the horse’s comfort and a balanced rider position. Featuring double-lined Opulence leather for added comfort and grip, an Adjustable Ergonomic Stirrup Bar, and a narrow waist with greater width behind the rider for increased support of an optimal dressage position.
Upgrade to this Luxe Leather model to experience the prestige of owning a Bates saddle made especially for you! Your saddle will be covered in decadent and supremely grippy Luxe Leather, hand-selected from the finest calf leather in the world. Special order your new saddle in Luxe Leather for the ultimate in comfort and total luxury.
HART: Horse and Rider Technology that promises a transformative power for your position and your horse's complete freedom of movement.
- EASY-CHANGE® Fit Solution: The EASY-CHANGE Gullet System and the EASY_CHANGE Riser System offer a total fitting solution for the horse's absolute comfort.
- CAIR® Cushion System: Air constantly adapts to the horse's working muscles distributing their weight evenly, virtually eliminating pressure points.
- Elastiflex® Tree: Maintains clearance over the horse's wither with superior lateral flexion that works with the horse's muscular movement with every stride.
- Performance panel technology: Designed to ensure a large footprint on the horse's back, maximize the weight-bearing surface of the saddle, and resulting in a reduction of pressure.
- Comfort seat technology: Multi-layered foams for exacting densities for instantaneous comfort and support for optimal position.
- Allow 12 weeks for delivery
- Classic Brown available special order
Customize your saddle fit with Bates Flexibloc®, EASY-CHANGE Gullet System, and EASY-CHANGE Riser System.