understanding saddle fit
Saddle Fit | Research

understanding saddle fit

Part IV: Confounding Variables Dr. Joyce Harman Of Harmany Equine Clinic Presents A Four-Part Series On Saddle Fitting. Correct saddle fitting is as important to the equine athlete as correct shoe fitting is to the human athlete. The present design of saddles has been primarily for the comfort of the rider; riders want close contact…

Understanding Saddle Fit, Part III: Is It a Fit?
Saddle Fit | Research

Understanding Saddle Fit, Part III: Is It a Fit?

Understanding Saddle Fit, Part III: Is It a Fit? Correct saddle fitting is as important to the equine athlete as correct shoe fitting is to the human athlete. The present design of saddles has been primarily for the comfort of the rider; riders want close contact with the horse. However, in trying to achieve that…

Understanding Saddle Fit, Part II: Saddle Construction
Saddle Fit | Research

Understanding Saddle Fit, Part II: Saddle Construction

Correct saddle fitting is as important to the equine athlete as correct shoe fitting is to the human athlete. The present design of saddles has been primarily for the comfort of the rider; riders want close contact with the horse. However, in trying to achieve that effect, manufacturers have removed most of the support the…

Understanding Saddle Fit, Part I: An Overview
Saddle Fit | Research

Understanding Saddle Fit, Part I: An Overview

Understanding Saddle Fit, Part I: An Overview Dr. Joyce Harman introduces us to the basics of fit. Correct saddle fitting is as important to the equine athlete as correct shoe fitting is to the human athlete. In the last twenty years, great strides have been made in the running shoe industry, while the saddle industry…