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Can you really own one pair of stirrup irons that work for all riding disciplines?

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Can you really own one pair of stirrup irons that work for all riding disciplines?

We believe that the answer to this question can be yes! If you have a larger budget, then there are certainly stirrup irons for all eventualities - some are shaped, ergonomically contoured, or simply a heavier weight, and different riders prefer different irons, depending on their stirrup preferences. However a well-made pair of stirrup irons that are comfortable and shock absorbing can certainly be used for the various disciplines you may ride your horse or pony in. Let’s have a think about what we want the stirrup iron to offer us. The jumping disciplines require the rider to sit further...

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Girthing for horses and ponies - from Atherstones to ergonomic girths

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Girthing for horses and ponies - from Atherstones to ergonomic girths
Read on for girthing tips, for girthing your hosre or pony.. And if you’re looking for a great quality horse girth, why not try the Equi Craft Ltd Atherstone Leather Girth? It is a cushioned leather girth that’s ideal for everyday use, yet smart enough for equestrian competition. It works well with saddles suitable for showjumping, TREC and eventing, and even dressage, if a GP saddle is used. It is beautifully shaped to allow riders to properly position the saddle behind the horse or pony’s shoulder. As you’d expect from Equi Craft Ltd, this ergonomic girth is softly padded and shaped for comfort, with quality roller buckles for ease of use.

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A bit of bling in the ring! Beautiful bridles, horse accessories and tack for dressage lovers

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A bit of bling in the ring! Beautiful bridles, horse accessories and tack for dressage lovers

Blingy bridles, crystal reins - do you want a little sparkle in the ring? Equicraft Ltd's blingy range is ideal for anyone wanting to stand out from the crowd - especially pertinent to dressage enthusiasts! Treat your horse or pony to our Ultimate Bridle or Crystal Bling Reins, and read more here about horsey bling....

These days, many horse and pony enthusiasts are getting into the spirit of ‘bling’. If you’re unaccustomed to the phrase, it refers to: ‘Decoration that attracts attention because it is very noticeable, and looks expensive.’ But how much bling is too much? Should your horse bridles, saddles, riding boots and riding gloves be customised with added sparkle? And is there some kind of unwritten rule about the age of the (human) wearer?

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