TREKING PAD - EXTRA is a highly comfortable riding pad with a seat suitable for longer rides. Designed for riding without a saddle and stirrups.
TREKKING PAD is anatomically shaped riding pad with a seat. Designed for contact riding without saddle and stirrups. Suitable for all horse breeds. Thanks to the seat is riding in the TREKKING PAD very pleasant and comfortable. The seat and flaps are filled with thermoactive foam gel.
TREKKING PAD is without frame or the exchangeable gullet and for this reason it can be purchased without fitting process. It is designed for riding without stirrup leathers. The rider sits in the seat as well as in the saddle. Rider is supported at sacrum section and makes less effort to keep straight and correct sitting position. The sit of the rider becomes fixed and stable and rider can better maintain a common center of gravity with a horse. This is very beneficial for the correct riding work and for better safety of riding.
The seat is medium deep. The shape and materials are made in the same way as the seat of the flexisaddle Baloun. The upper part is made of anti-slip velour leather and the bottom part of the pad is made of a foam with a special textile material resistant to the horse’s sweat. The pad is perforated with ventilation vents.
- seat helps the rider to stabilize the sitting posittion, thanks to better stability rider can easily maintain a common center of gravity with the horse
- support of the correct use of shins, very suitable for correcting bad sitting and habits
- thanks to close contact with horse the rider learns to better perceive the movements and reactions of the horse, we also recommend it for beginners and children
- We recommend TREKKING PAD for sensitive riders, who ride horse with high withers.
- riding pads Baloun® are only without stirrups for reasons of safety riding
We recommend saddle pad under the TREKKING PAD.
The size of the TREKKING PAD you can choose according to table of the approximate sizes.
To guarantee the correct function of the pad, we supply it AUTOMATICALLY as a set with a girth of our brand. You select the type of girth in product configuration.
Types of girths in set with the TREKKING PAD you find
here: girth - short straight
here:girth - short straight with thermogel
It is necessary to tighten up the girth correctly for a good stability of Trekking pad!
Why it is necessary to use original girth Baloun? All Baloun pads are developed and tested with an original girth. Our girth is with elastics on both ends and its elasticity is exactly as it needs for correct function of pads Baloun®. Some girths of other brands are without elastics and it can make a pressure on the horse or girths with too big elasticity of elastics can rotate or sliding on the horse. Because we can not guarantee girths of other brands we sell it only as a complet. If we are to guarantee a proper function of pads Baloun® it is neccessary to use it with girth Baloun®.
How to measure the circumference of the horse to correctly determine the length of girth?
The circumference of the horse is measured just behind the withers. The easiest way is to take the twine, measure the circumference and then remeasure the twine with a meter.