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Bates Innova Standard Contourbloc Size 1


What you’ll love about this saddle:

  • Flatter and broader bearing area creating an exceptional contact footprint on your horse’s back.
  • The Innova’s tree is sculpted to be wafer thin in the waist, eliminating potential interference for men and women.
  • The seamless transition from your seat through the length of your leg results from the interface of the panel and saddle flaps.
  • You will feel your leg drops straight on to the horse with no interruption.
  • The Contourbloc® is a groundbreaking innovation in dressage, anatomically contoured to your leg making it distinctly unique. Enjoy unprecedented security, as your leg effortlessly rides in and behind the bloc with no restriction.
  • Features an easy change gullet making is suitable for a range of horses.
  • CAIR panels

Size measured: 17.5″
Size stamped: Size 1 (17″-17.5″)
Gullet measured: Easy change
Gullet stamped: Green plate – MN
-front: 12cm
-middle: 8cm
-rear: 7cm
Flap length:
-from top of stirrup bar: 40.5cm
-from top of flap: 37.5cm
Flap width: 31cm
Colour: Black
Panel fill: CAIR
Panel length: 46.5cm
Adjustable: Easy change
Condition of points: Excellent
Marks, damage or wear: Light leg wear, excellent condition
Accessories: –


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SKU: tsh-tsh-inn-1770

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About the Brand


Bates Australia is one of the leading saddle manufacturers in the world. Originally established in 1934, Bates Saddlery was formed when Mr. George Bates borrowed $100 from his sister, bought a sewing machine and began to make saddles on the veranda of his home in Perth, Western Australia. Bates Australia is the parent company to Bates and Wintec Saddles.

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