World Class Dual Flap Jump - Flocked Panel


Discipline: Jumping and Eventing
Range: World Class

Colour: Black, Havana
Leather / Trim: Italian calf with plain or croc trim
Panel: Wool flocked Performance panel (patent: GB2505962B)
also available as foam panel option
Seat Sizes: 17", 17½"
Changeable Gullet: N/M to XW/XXW
Gullet Bar Type: R-Bar

Professional show jumping saddle with the patented Performance Panel proven to reduce pressure, increase flexion and improve clearance over a fence.

A finely honed low-profile seat gives the rider that sought-after close-contact feel. Available with a choice of either the performance-enhancing wool-flocked Performance Panel, or a close-contact foam panel which provides the same support and stability while allowing the horse to flex and use his back on take-off without restriction.

  • The finely honed low-profile seat gives a feeling of closeness
  • Deep cushioned knee pad
  • The patented Performance Panel is proven to reduce saddle pressure and allow greater freedom of movement over a fence, resulting in better clearance
  • Adjustable shoulder blocks under the flap offer custom-made support for riders with shorter legs. Longer legged riders can remove the block to create more room and bring them closer to their horse
Design Details
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Scientifically researched
All Fairfax saddles are designed using the scientific research and development that goes into our Performance and World Class ranges. Every saddle benefits from our pressure-relieving design experience – so the horse benefits too!

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Handmade in England
All our saddles are handmade in Walsall, England by highly skilled Master Saddlers.

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Prolite®-lined panel
The wool-flocked panels are lined with a layer of Prolite® for proven pressure distribution, while still allowing for traditional re-flocking on site

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Changeable Gullet Bars
All saddles feature a changeable gullet bar (either S-Bar or R-Bar) which allows the saddle fitter to choose the width fitting that best suits the profile of the horse’s withers. The bars can be changed quickly and easily as the horse develops or changes shape.

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British Wool Flocking
British wool provides superior softness and comfort for the horse. Each saddle has two flocking slots which make it easy for your saddle fitter to make quick fitting adjustments on site.

Girthing Options

All Fairfax Jump saddles (World Class, Performance, Classic Deluxe and Classic) have three billets (straps), with the third one being moveable. They do not have a point strap (like the GP models), but there is the option on the Classic Petite Jump for the saddle fitter to attach a billet to the point.

Jump Girthing

The saddle fitter will begin by girthing in the neutral position using the 1st and 3rd billets

If the saddle is moving back, the saddle fitter will use the 2nd and 3rd billets

Jump Girthing

If the saddle lifts at the back, the saddle fitter will move the last billet to the balance ring and use the 2nd and 4th billets

In the cases of the saddle lifting at the back, or asymmetric movement, where extra stability is required the saddle fitter will use the 1st and 4th position

DON’T USE the 1st and 2nd billets together – this will cause instability

Care & Use

LeathergelThe correct care of your Fairfax saddle is essential. Follow these instructions to ensure years of happy service from your purchase

  • If you have purchased your saddle new, it will come with a tube of Rapide Leathergel. Apply a generous coat of Rapide before first use, using a soft cloth or sheepskin mitt.
  • Any dirt etc should be removed with a damp cloth after use.
  • Then re-apply Leathergel at least once a week to dry, clean leather. Apply to all surfaces.
  • Never use wet tack.
  • Do NOT use any products containing alcohol (such as spray soap), glycerine (eg saddle soap) or oil (including neatsfoot) on this saddle. Any colour loss or damage to the leather caused by these products will not be covered by the saddle’s guarantee.
  • If your saddle gets wet (in the rain or on the XC course for eg) allow the leather to dry naturally. Do not use external heat sources.
  • Check regularly that all four gullet bolts and the two panel screws remain tight.
  • Rapide Leathergel is readily available online. This is the only product we recommend for the care and maintenance of your Fairfax saddle.
Guarantee

Fairfax Saddles guarantees the product to be free from defects in materials and workmanship for one year from the date of original purchase.
We will repair or replace (at our discretion) the product or its defective parts subject to these terms:

  1. The original purchaser must have registered the guarantee with Fairfax Saddles at the time of purchase.
  2. This guarantee applies to the original purchaser only and does not transfer if the item is subsequently sold on within the guarantee period.
  3. The defective item must be presented within the guarantee period. We may refuse free-of-charge guarantee service if it is not presented within this time period.
  4. This guarantee will not apply if the stamp or serial number has been altered, removed or made illegible.
  5. This guarantee does not cover neglect or misuse including:
  • Treatment resulting in physical, cosmetic or surface damage or changes to the product
  • Failure to maintain the product in accordance with instructions on proper care
  • Repair or attempted repair by persons who are not Fairfax Saddles approved
  • Damage caused by accidents, fire, liquids, chemicals or other substances
  • Flooding, excessive heat, improper ventilation, other external forces and impacts

This warranty does not affect, and is in addition to, your consumer rights.

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