The Thinline Drop Rigging Saddle Pad provides support, pressure relief, comfort, breath-ability and the ability to shim all in one perfect pad.
The ThinLine Endurance Drop Rigging Saddle Pad offers everything listed above as well as being completely durable. ThinLine is endorsed by spinal surgeons, veterinarians, master saddlers, and riders all around the world. With ThinLine, you’ll have close contact with the horse for better communication and the ultimate in impact protection.
The base construction of this saddle pad contains heavy-duty quilted cotton with wool fill. The ThinLine lies on either side of the spine creating a perfect support panel that works well with endurance and treeless saddles. Bonus! Extra girth, or drop rig, protection shield, made of ThinLine.
Designed to fit most drop or centre-fire rigged endurance saddles. And it works well for many saddle styles, including Australian saddles and Treeless saddles.
Each pad comes with a layer of ThinLine. Use the Full shims to double your ThinLine protection or customize them to create front, bridging, or rear shims.
What is ThinLine?
ThinLine is a thin, shock-absorbing non-slip breathable foam.
Where is the ThinLine?
It is sewn onto the panel of our endurance drop rigging saddle pads. This panel creates an open pocket that allows shims to be inserted for a better seat and saddle fit.
What makes ThinLine so different from other endurance pads?
“The manner in which this product absorbs motion encourages horses to lift their backs, developing strength and top-line. It has been endorsed by Veterinarians, for horses, as well as Spinal Surgeons for riders. It is a top pick for Master Saddlers around the world. Equine Chiropractors and Massage Therapists carry it on their trucks to keep horses going strong, supple, and relaxed. Trainers and riders find it a trusted product to improve rider equitation.
- – 26.5″ (spine length)
- – 20 inch drop to bottom of rigging panel
- – A full 23″ of ThinLine along either side of spine
- – ThinLine guard at the point of drop rigging/girth or cinch to protect against pressures and rubs.
- – 13.75″ rear drop
– 4.7 mm thick (3/16″) ThinLine panel on either side of the spine for protection.