Synthia Horse Riding Synthetic General Purpose 17"5 Saddle For Horse - Black



Made for beginner riders. All-purpose saddle for learning different horse riding disciplines.
The deep seat is very comfortable helps the rider feel secure as they learn the joy of riding. Easy to clean using clean water.

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Sitting comfortDeep seat: safe and comfortable. Supple polyurethane component.
StabilityDeep seat. Removable front and back knee rolls, suede knee pads
Easy maintenanceSynthetic leather, no maintenance required.
DurabilityImpact- and damp-resistant tree. Synthetic leather: wear resistant.
Lightweight15' = 3.8kg, 16'5 = 4.4 kg, 17'5 = 4.7 kg, 18' = 4.9 kg.
Anatomic designInjection-moulded foam reduces pressure on the horse's back.
RepairReplaceable polypropylene billets.
Warranty2 Years
Technical Information

Trying out the saddle
You can try out the saddle before purchase. See conditions in store.
All-purpose saddle that can be used for flatwork or jumping.
Main components
The Synthia saddle is made from Lorica®, a leather-like synthetic material that is more durable, waterproof and breathable. This material is well suited to horse riding as it is resistant to abrasion without causing the horse to overheat.
Injection-moulded polypropylene foam for greater flexibility and even distribution of the rider's weight across the horse's back whilst respecting the morphology of the horse's back.
Gullet opening
from 32cm for the 18', from 30cm for the 17'5, 16'5 and 15'.
The deep seat is very comfortable. This helps the rider feel comfortable in the saddle and makes it easier to learn.
100% natural washed wool to ergonomically conform the shape of the saddle to the horse's back.
Knee rolls
Front and rear knee rolls to help keep the leg in the correct position.
The polypropylene billets are highly durable. These can easily be replaced or changed.
Easy care
The synthetic Lorica® can be easily cleaned with clean water. It can also be cleaned using glycerine soap to remove any remaining dust or dirt. .


Information / Concept / Technology
Main components and saddle foam: 100% polyurethane. Billets: 100% polypropylene. Panel padding: 100% natural wool.

Stockage tips
Store on a saddle rack.

Maintenance tips
Wash with clean water. Glycerine soap can be used. Rinse with clean water.


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Used for 2 to 8 weeks
Good value stop-gap/spare saddle for light hacking/ warm up/dreadful weather with flexible tree. Easy to clean and nice look, liked the material. Downside, tried 3. Issues -top layer of right saddle flap wrinkles up on use and then digs in knee when riding - obviously a manufacturing issue as left saddle flap didn't do it. Had this happen on two saddles. The other (3rd) saddle had stitching coming undone on first ride at front of right panel just below point of tree. Pity, as very comfy for horse and rider.
Comfy, good fit, nice stirrups, light, wipe clean
Has three - all faulty so returned sadly.
A great saddle.
I bought this saddle for my 16.3hh gelding, he is only 5 and I t hought this would be a good saddle to start training him with, I was a bit unsure because it wasn't a well known brand but it looks very smart on him.
No negatives
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