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)
With a 9oz quilt and a lighweight half wool lining, this pad is ideal for all types of equestrian pursuits. Shaped to stay in place, the pad fits well up into the gullet of the saddle for a perfect fit. Half wool lining gives a high level of protection over the saddle pressure points. Available to suit General Purpose or Dressage saddles. Western type available on request. Colours: Brown, Black Sizes: Small, Medium, Large, Extra Large
Wool is perfect for riding in hot conditions or when a horse has to work hard. It has the ability to store up to 40% of its own dry weight in moisture, before feeling damp, and due to it being a natural material has incredible vapour evaporation qualities, allowing heat and moisture from the horse to be continually released from the skin through the pad into the surrounding air. The Griffin NuMed single wool pad has been specifically design for Endurance, TREC and Long distance riding where provide maximum comfort to the horses' back is very important . The pad itself has a quilted outer and a deep single wool lining that offers maximum protection. Shaped to fit most endurance saddles, the pad is both washable and very hardwearing. Available with either Brown or Black outer quilting. Please note the colour of the wool backing is Natural (Beige) Available in one shape and size Pad Quilting Length (Measured from inside of the wool collars along the back) 63cm (25”) Pad Quilting Depth (measured from centre of the pad to the deepest point) 47cm (19”)
Washing breathable horse clothing has always been a problem. Using the wrong washing liquid can block up the pores of the fabric, damage the material and in extreme cases cause an allergic reaction from the horse. Griffin Nuuwash has been especially formulated for washing all types of horse clothing including, Numnahs, Saddle Pads, Seat Savers and Rugs as it does not contain harmful chemicals and can be used on a variety of materials. Bottle size 1 Litre
Manufactured from 100% sheepskin and designed to provide maximum comfort for the rider as well as giving excellent saddle protection. This lightweight seat saver/saddle cover is designed to fit most English style saddles including G.P and Dressage Styles with up to a 18” seat size. The cover is fastened by two front elasticated flap straps, an elasticated back cantle pocket and an adjustable Velcro fastened centre strap that fits through the saddle gullet. Machine washable Colours Natural (Beige), Black, Brown
Manufactured from 100% super soft sheepskin and designed to provide maximum comfort for riders as well as providing protection for the saddle. The extended sides of this seat saver/saddle cover make for a really comfortable ride. The cover has an opening for the pommel, elasticated cantle pocket and various side ties. Designed for a western saddle but fits most endurance style saddles. Colours Natural (Beige), Brown, Black Machine washable.
The Toklat Originals Coolback, Orthopedic Fleece Saddle Pad is a double/Triple thickness wool fleece saddle pad designed to fit a wide variety of Endurance and Barrel racing saddles. This unique pad has been specifically designed to stand up to the rigours of long distance, trail and Endurance riding and provides extreme comfort for your horse, whilst being both lightweight and breathable. The pad sides are manufactured from double wool fleece, whilst the saddle area has an extra (triple) layer for comfort. An advantage of this pad is that it can be “turned over” and used on the other side making it ideal for use in Vetgates and holds. The wool’s natural resilience helps to stop the ingress of dirt penetration and it can absorb up to 80% of its own weight in moisture. Due to its structure, wool allows air to circulate through its fibres allowing heat to dissipate during riding. Pad size: Front to back: 28” (70cm) Flap length: 20” (50cm) Side to side 40” (100cm) Available colours: Black, Royal Blue, Red, Purple and Natural.
Covered in a soft micro-suede quilted fabric that both looks good and provides a non slip seat, the Toklat Orthopedic Seat Saver features an Orthopedic Foam Ultra Cell inner layer that slowly releases the air providing exceptional high energy impact absorption and uniform weight and pressure distribution with virtually no rebound or bounce effect.
The Seat Saver attaches to the saddle by an elasticated under strap and cantle pocket with two unique elasticated front straps that fasten onto the stirrup bars.
Designed to fit English/General Purpose and Dressage Saddles. Colours Brown Or Black
Dimensions: Front to back 18½" (47cm). Width at the widest seat point 12" (30.5cm). Width at front by Stirrup bar fastenings 7" (18cm).
Manufactured from Quilted Cotton this Full size Numnah has a pair of integral pockets to the rear of the pad with Velcro fastening flats. Each pocket has two individual compartments for storing maps, drinks, clothing etc, Ideal for TREC, Long distance riding, riding holidays or for long days out with your horse. Size: Numnah - 650mm (26") long x 400mm (16") deep Pockets204mm (8") wide x 204mm (8") high x 75mm (3") deep. Colors include Brown, Black, Royal Blue and Navy with Red Trim and Sky Blue
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The Zilco Airflow saddle pad is ideal for keeping horses comfortable on long rides due to its ability to 'breathe'. The special perforated rubber lining has a dual purpose of encouraging airflow and decreasing saddle slippage at the same time. The extra thick poly fill and overall shape of the Airflow saddle makes it ideal for most saddles. Riders will also appreciate the easy maintenance of the pad, which can simply be wiped over with a sponge after a ride. The pad has been extensively tested in Australia by Toft Endurance, who have had significant input into its design. Colour Black with Navy edge Pad dimensions Front to back 22inches (550mm) Top to Bottom at deepest point 21inches (252mm) Depth at back 14inches (350mm)