10 wicking saddlepads well worth a place in your tack room

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  • Here are a selection of saddlepads that combine technology and style to ensure your horse’s comfort and well being. All or any will be a welcome addition to your yard

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    Nuumed HiWither half wool close contact saddlepad

    HIWither Half Wool Saddlepad - CC copy

    This HiWither style half lined saddlepad from Nuumed is made with 100% natural British wool that wicks sweat away from the horse’s back and holds 30% of its own weight in moisture. Great to keep your horse comfortable and performing to it’s best while at a competition.

    RRP: £65.50

    Visit: Www.nuumed.com


    CATAGO comfort diamond saddlepad

    Comfort Diamond

    This elegant and timeless diamond quilted saddle pad features a revolutionary IQ comfort lining which transports heat and sweat away from your horse. With strong, dirt repellent fabric of the highest quality it is no wonder that this is the official saddle pad of the Danish National teams.

    RRP: £44.95

    Visit: www.divineequestrian.co.uk


    Fleeceworks bamboo-lined GP saddle pad


    A brilliant high-wither saddlecloth from Shadow Horse is quilted with bamboo fibres to give superb cushioning, excellent breathability and wicking properties. The bamboo fibre also provides extraordinary shock absorption relative to its thickness. Not only that, but this well shaped pad is machine washable and comes out beautifully every time.

    RRP: £45.00

    Visit: www.shadowhorse.co.uk


    Rhinegold wave saddle pad

    Wave Saddle Pad

    A well-designed pad that features a cotton outer, wave stitching pattern and wickable waffle fabric lining that ensures your horses comfort. The velcro closure girth placement straps allows a secure fit and the twin satin finish rope bindings give this pad a very chic look.

    RRP: £15.50

    Visit: www.rhinegold.eu


    Nuumed HiWither half wool saddlepad with collars

    HiWither Half Wool Saddlepad with Collars

    Here is another great HiWither pad from Nuumed that benefits from 100% British wool half lining that wicks sweat away. This super stylish dressage pad comes with real wool collars for extra style.

    RRP: £86.50.

    Visit: Www.nuumed.com


    WOW supercool saddlecloth

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    The 3D spacer fabric of WOW Supercool Saddlecloths holds a layer of air between saddle and horse, allowing sweat to wick away. Easily rinsed clean under a hose, there is only the occasional need to machine wash. The material also has antibacterial properties. A truly innovative pad that will surely be a valued addition to any yard.

    RRP: £75.00

    Visit: http://www.ekmpowershop1.com/ekmps/shops/FIRSTTHOUGHT/wow-supercool-33-c.asp


    Bucas max saddlepad

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    This is a high-performance pad provides ultimate breathability through it’s layered design and stay-dry inner. Any moisture will be wicked away from your horse’s back giving rise to a comfortable and protective fit — perfect for jumping or dressage.

    RRP: £48.00

    Visit: http://bucas.shptron.com/c/saddlepads


    WeatherBeeta performance jump saddlepad      

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    The jump saddlepad has a durable polycotton outer with wick away lining to help keep the horse cool, dry and comfortable. A breathable mesh spine has been added for extra airflow. Available in a number of different colours and shades and is great for hacking or schooling at home.

    RRP: £29.99

    Visit: www.naylors.com

    LeMieux ProSport Lustre GP/Jump square saddlepad          

    LeMieux ProSport Lustre GPJump Square Saddle Pad Blueberry       

    This luxurious brushed cotton saddle pad from LeMieux is of high quality. The towelling flannel underside, absorbs sweat and minimises friction, providing your horse with ultimate comfort. Available in Teal, Mustard & Blueberry, colours which are perfect for this coming autumn.

    RRP: £39.95

    Visit: www.naylors.com


    Felix Bühler Aurelia grip saddlepad

    FB_Saddle_Pad Aurelia

    A perforated air-mesh material underside provides great wicking elements to this pad and an extra thick filling gives perfect cushioning to your horse. Not only that, this pad has an excellent hold without the use of saddle straps due to the innovative FB Grip-System. With nine brilliant colours to choose from, this pad is well worth a place in your tack room.

    RRP: £29.90

    Visit: www.kramer.co.uk


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