Specialising in products and equipment for riders who love the thrill and excitement of long distance horse riding.
All of our PerfEQ bridle's are made to order in our own factory
The ride starts from the centre of Milton Keynes and follows the bridleways and tracks out onto open country, past the Concrete Cows!
Ride distances from 81km to an 8km Pleasure Ride.
Due to the limited parking space 110 maximum entries
Flat to gently rolling forest tracks, some a bit rough, one long red shale track, some old roads in the forest (not in public use) Estimated % of Tarmac 2%.
Rides from 80Km to 20Km Pleasure Rides
Forest, heath and farmland fast sandy tracks with gentle undulations. Situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Perfect for barefoot. Estimated % of tarmac: minimal
Rides from 102Km (3 day) Competetive to 20Km Pleasure Ride
Majority of ride on Exmoor moorland, with some bridleways, tracks, fields and small amount of roadwork in between.
160km GER GHS1 Golden Horseshoe two day (80k/80k)2. 120km GER GHS2 Golden Horseshoe - Stag two day (80k/40k)
32km PR 16 - 32k Pleasure Ride on Sunday
Flat, private margins and tracks, bridleways, drove roads. Fast going, ideal for barefoot.
Classes from 10Km Pleasure to 144Km Elevator (over 2 days)
The route is made up of grassy tracks, undulating Nature Reserve with grassy downland, bridleways are mostly grassy but some are stoney, some roadwork through picturesque villages.
Classes from 162km 2 day competetive to 12km Pleasure Ride
The Ride will as usual be centred on Cirencester Park and quite a large part will be contained within it. We are however looking at earlier routes which extended beyond the Park boundaries, with the aim of reducing the number of repetitive loops. This work is in progress and as soon as viable routes are identified they will be published on the website. The character of the ride will wherever possible be maintained with bridleways and private tracks still forming the core of the Ride. Tarmac %: minimal
Classes from 10Km Pleasure to 160Km (2 Day)
AND ANNOUNCING MINI LINDUM SPIRIT, FRIDAY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, SPECIAL ACTIVITIES, COMPETITIONS AND EVENTS ESPECIALLY FOR OUR YOUNGER PARTICIPANTS! FURTHER DETAILS IN SCHEDULE SOON Each day uses different routes, Wolds bridleways, lanes with good verges, private tracks, mostly rolling. Wednesdays/Thursday’s route flat, quiet lanes and bridleways Friday/Saturday/Sunday, rolling bridleways, quiet lanes with excellent verges and private tracks.
Classes from 3Km Pleaseure to 170Km (3 Day Elevator)
Fabulous venue located on the Barbury Castle Estate including Barbury International Event Course and Point to Point Course. Minimal road work with excellent going over down land, fields and tracks. Estimated % of roadwork:
Classes from 16Km Pleasure to 80Km (2 Day)
Good going on field margins, across grassland, with a few bridleways. Some roadwork on quiet roads. Further details will be placed on the website
Varied going, incorporating private land, Toll ride route, bridleways, green lanes, quiet roads with rideable verges, and an occasional village. Distances under 30km have virtually no roadwork. Some water available on most routes. The 41km route starts and finishes on Stapleford TROT and incorporates bridleways, green lanes, and private tracks. There is a total of 3 to 4 kms of roadwork on quiet country lanes. There is 1 stewarded railway crossing on the 30km & 41km route, and a ford on the 41km route. Estimated % of tarmac: Varies depending on class 2 - 10%
Classes from 9Km Pleasure to 126Km (2 Day)
The route is grass and heather on rolling plateaux with a couple of serious hills. Fast going and wonderful views for those with time to admire. Estimated % of tarmac : Some on all routes but mostly on the 27km PR route.
Classes from 27Km Pleasure to 160Km (2 day)
These items are made to order - please allow approx 7 days for delivery
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Our PerfEQ Stainless Steel S Hackamore nose is supplied complete with lightweight Stainless steel S shaped Irons. The adjustable nose band has a soft PVC Foam waffle lining and Biothane strapping back.
Available in solid, neon or BETA biothane colours the nose is supplied with adjustable curb strap. Ideal for adding to a standard or a PerfEQ Padded Brow C bit bridle.
Supplied with Stainless steel fittings as standard to match the S Hackamore Irons. However Brass fittings can be supplied on request.
Manufactured from Biothane and available in over 35 colors and 3 different types of finishes, our Cavesson Nose Band can be easily added to any simple style of bridle where a detachable nose band is required.
Available in sizes from Pony to Extra Full, the Nose band has 12mm wide adjustable side straps and an adjustable 16mm PVC waffle padded nose.
All fittings are Stainless Steel, Brass is available on request.
Our Perfeq Biothane Cheek Straps can either be used to replace existing Synthetic or Leather straps or they can be used to brighten up an existing bridle, by choosing an alternative colour to the original bridle.
Manufactured in either 12 or 16mm Biothane the Cheek Straps are available with either Brass or Stainless Steel fittings.
These Cheek Straps can be used on any of our Simple Bridles and 2 Part Deluxe Bridles and are available in our full range of Biothane colours.
Translucent Neon Colours - Neon Red, Neon Hot Pink, Neon Orange, Neon Fluorescent Yellow, Neon Lime, Neon Green, Neon Cobalt Blue, Neon Sky Blue, Neon Turquoise and Neon Purple.
Full Gloss Solid Colours - Red , Yellow, Hunter Green, Royal Blue, Navy, Purple, Silver, White, Brown , Burgundy, Black, Light Green. Soft Matt Beta Colours - Red, Orange, Green, Royal Blue, White, Brown, Black, Pink, Purple, Burgundy, Yellow, Lime, Pale Blue, Teal and Light Green
Standard length is 350mm (14") but other sizes can be manufactured on request.
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Manufactured from 16mm Biothane and available in a range of up to 35 colours and finishes, our Cross Under bridle provides a gentler alternative to traditional bitted bridles.
Ideal for use on horses that have issues with bits, the Cross Under bridle provides positive head control by the use of the two independent, free moving cross under straps allowing the horses' head to stay upright and turning/stopping more natural.
The bridle has a padded brow and nose band, adjustable cross under ring straps and nose band straps.
Available with either Stainless Steel or Brass fittings and in sizes from Shetland to Extra Full
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Designed to easily fitted to long eared animals such as Donkeys and Mules, our halter bridle is available in all our Biothane colours and finishes and features.
* Single buckle fastening behind the ears allowing an easy fit.
* PVC waffle padded brow and nose band.
* Stainless Steel/Nickle plated fittings.
* Clip off bit hangers allowing conversion into a halter.
* Easy cleaning, dunk into a bucket of water and wipe off.
Available in Small, Medium and Large sizes. Can be made to measure if required.
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Manufactured from 16mm Biothane our Under Halters are available in all the colours and finishes of Biothane and are designed to fit under driving bridles.
Our lightweight halters are slim and do not interfere with bridle cheeks or nose bands and have the advantage that they can easily be washed in a bucket (or dishwasher) and wiped clean.
Under Halters are an invaluable addition during harnessing up and in case of an emergency.
Sizes from Miniature to Full or can be made to measure.
Fittings are Stainless Steel but Brass is available if required.
Available in Matt BETA, Solid and Neon Translucent colours.
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Miniature - Nose Fixed 17" (43cm) Throat Lash Adjustable 27" (69cm)
Shetland - Nose Fixed 19" (48cm) Throat Lash Adjustable 30" (76cm)
Pony - Nose Fixed 23" (58cm) Throat Lash Adjustable 33" (84cm)
Cob - Nose Fixed 26" (66cm) Throat Lash Adjustable 38" (98cm)
Full - Nose Fixed 28" (71cm) Throat Lash Adjustable 44" (112cm)
Manufactured from lightweight 12mm wide biothane, the Performance Equestrian Perfeq, Biothane Halter Bridle is both durable and easy to clean.Biothane bridles have the advantages of being strong and lightweight and available in a wide range stunning colours to match your other riding equipment. Other advantages of the bridle include • PVC Foam padded brow and nose band • Removable cheek pieces for conversion into a head collar • Choice of fittings • Removable nose band, cheek pieces and link strap allows addition of a hackamore nose band and irons converting the bridle for a bit-less application• Fully adjustable Throat lash, Side strap, Cheek pieces and Curb strap
Full Gloss Solid Colours - Red , Yellow, Hunter Green, Royal Blue, Navy, Purple, Silver, White, Brown , Burgundy, Black, Light Green. Soft Matt Beta Colours - Red, Orange, Green, Royal Blue, White, Brown, Black, Pink, Purple, Burgundy, Yellow, Lime, Pale Blue, Teal, Light Green
Available in Shetland, Pony, Cob, Full and Shire sizes or made to measure.
The majority of our biothane bridles are manufactured to order, please allow 5-7 days for delivery.
Please note this Lightweight bridle is manufactured from 12mm wide biothane with the exception of both the padded brow and nose bands which are from 16mm wide material. Also note that if you are using a Continental style gag type bit we would advise that you consider the Perfeq 2 Part Bridle due to the potentially short bit hangers straps that may be required to fit the bridle correctly.
Manufactured from either 16mm width biothane, the Performance Equestrian Perfeq, Biothane Halter Bridle is both durable and easy to clean.Biothane bridles have the advantages of being strong and lightweight and available in a wide range of stunning colours to match your other riding equipment. Other advantages of the bridle include • PVC Foam padded brow and nose band • Removable cheek pieces for conversion into a head collar • Choice of fittings • Removable nose band, cheek pieces and link strap allows addition of a hackamore nose band and irons converting the bridle for a bit-less application• Fully adjustable Throat lash, Side strap, Cheek pieces and Curb strap
Lightweight version available in 12mm width Biothane
Please note that the majority of our bridles are manufactured to order with a delivery lead time of 5-7 days.
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Manufactured from 16mm wide biothane, the Performance Equestrian PerfEQ, Biothane Side Pull bitless bridle is a bridle that relies on nose pressure to control the horse. It is both durable and easy to clean.Biothane bridles have the advantages of being strong and lightweight and available in a wide range of stunning colours to match your other riding equipment. Other advantages of the bridle include • PVC Foam padded brow and nose band • Choice of fittings • Fully adjustable Throat lash, Side strap and Chin strap