Designed to solve conformation issues that affect saddle fit, the E.A. Mattes Athletico Slim-Line Short Girth with Detachable Cover assists in preventing your saddle from sliding back. The Athletico is contoured to help the girth stay in the correct girth position and not slide back to be where the horse's topline dictates. Because the girth doesn’t slide, the saddle can’t slide. This girth is made of the highest quality Mattes sheepskin with a detachable, low profile leather cover rather than the traditional quilt. Designed for easy care, it’s machine washable and dries easily because of the detachable cover. Mattes sheepskin is renowned for disseminating heat and providing maximum comfort to the horse. Due to the curved shaped of this girth, order one size larger.
Made in Europe.
Premier product - this product is not eligible for any discounts off the purchase price.
|E.A. Mattes, the world's leading sheepskin products company since 1867, creates saddle pads of unsurpassed quality, function and appearance. 100% natural with no chemical treatment, the extreme density of the wool and upright position of the fibers permit airflow for excellent circulation, superior padding and ideal pressure distribution. Pads do not have seams in the saddle panel area so rubbing, friction, pressure points and heat buildup are eliminated. Dense, high-quality Suffock/merino sheepskin fibers mold themselves perfectly to the horse's back. Mattes pads are overlapped with sheepskin to ensure the pad stays in place.|
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