Originally designed for Carl Hester, the Avant Garde, ReactorPanel Dressage Saddle features a very deep seat with contoured adjustable knee blocks mounted on Velcro, providing a very comfortable, secure saddle however large the horses movement, this saddle is very popular with our European riders. 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.
The saddle is available with soft flexible hard wearing Memel as standard on the saddle flaps and an option of soft grippy Doe Skin, textured Schrumpf or smooth French Calf for the seat and knee pads, Usually made in Black we also offer Rich Dark Brown or other colours by special order and is available in our lighter weight leather and tree options .
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.
Here’s a video of Signe Graesboll Christensen, Our Agent for Jutland & Fyn , Denmark riding her Arabian Stallion ” Merchant” in her Reactorpanel Avent Garde. for more videos please see our Youtube Channel, Saddle Exchange TV.