The ReactorPanel VSD saddles are designed primarily for flat work (dressage, endurance, pleasure riding and hacking). They are extremely comfortable for long hours in the saddle. The fairly straight cut flap is only slightly more forward than a dressage saddle.
The ReactorPanel VSD Traditional Saddle has a medium deep seat with adjustable Velcro knee and calf blocks to support the leg. It comes with a medium deep seat and a straight traditional saddle flap. Suitable for general purpose riding but also for Dressage and distance riders, a really useful all round saddle. Comes in a range of seat sizes, 16½”, 17″, 17½” and 18″.
The Vsd Traditonal gives a close contact, secure ride with a high level of comfort for the rider and the horse over all distances. It can be ordered with the addition of an ‘Endurance Kit’ which comprises of extra D-rings and staples in order to attach bags etc and our patented weight system. A popular choice with Endurance riders the Vsd Traditional is available as standard in a rich dark brown or black.
Like all our ReactorPanel saddles this saddle can be adjusted to accommodate the changes in your horse , whether it be the usual seasonal changes, changes in training and workload or a young horse coming into work. This means your horse can be backed in his ReactorPanel saddle and it can be adjusted by our expert, accredited fitters to fit him for the rest of his life. Often your ReactorPanel saddle can also be used on other horses should if they are of similar shape or breeding without adjustment or refitted to a new horse, please consult ourselves or an Accredited fitter for advice in these cases.
For more information on this unique and amazing saddle system, manufactured for us in the Walsall, England since 2000 please see our ReactorPanel Saddles Information page. Although ReactorPanel saddles are highly adjustable and our standard width tree will fit a very large percentage of horses,the tree still needs to be the correct width, Hence Very Narrow Horses or Very Wide horses may Need a special width tree.Also we do not recommend the saddles for small ponies without a consultation. We are happy to advise you either on email or over the phone and will usually requires photographs. Please see out information page Placing an Order or Booking a Saddle Fit for more information.