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Bates Caprilli Close Contact Classic Saddle


Bates Caprilli Close Contact


Bates Caprilli Close Contact. The Bates Contact Classic Saddle offers riders the benefits and appearance of traditional Heritage Leather with the bonus of Luxe Leather, made from the finest calf leather, to provide unsurpassed level of grip where it is needed most.

Weighing just 13 pounds, this jumping saddle is compatible with the EASY-CHANGE™ Fit Solution, comprised of the EASY-CHANGE Gullet system and the EASY-CHANGE Riser system. It offers a total saddle fitting solution for absolute horse comfort.

The EASY-CHANGE Gullet system lets you select the appropriate sized gullet plate for your horse’s current shape and muscling. The EASY-CHANGE Riser system lets you make adjustments within the saddle panels for optimal balance and clearance with the. All adjustments are measurable, symmetrical and completely reversible, ensuring total confidence. The saddle’s ability to be custom fitted to your horse’s changing shape for optimal comfort and performance.



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Original price was: $2,095.00.Current price is: $2,085.00.

Key Features:

  • Flat seat with narrow twist.
  • Padded knee inserts to support comfortable landings.
  • Ergonomic stirrup bars.
  • Adjustable front and rear Flexible’s to enable you to customize the support for your legs and individualized riding position.
  • Broad and tapered CAIR® panels offering tremendous support for the horse’s back and allowing maximum freedom of movement. CAIR panels distribute your weight and cushion your horse’s back as air continually molds dynamically to mirror your horse’s individual conformation and working muscles.
  • Quilted, drop panel points.
  • Short triple billet system.
  • Elastiflex tree, supported by the EASY-CHANGE Gullet, has a rigid head to maintain clearance over your horse’s withers. It also has lateral flexion to work with your horse’s muscular movements in every stride. Precision engineered to be lightweight, symmetrical and ultra-durable.

good sadle pad

February 18, 2024

Very nice saddle pad!

Debbie Ayres

excellent quality

February 18, 2024

My child adored her new saddle pad, which was highly recommended and of excellent quality considering the price.



February 18, 2024

The strap is superbly crafted! was my daughter’s Christmas gift, and she liked it.

Felicia Atkins

very comfortable

February 18, 2024

This saddle is a favorite of mine; and it rides comfortably and is well-made.


Quality product

February 18, 2024

They fulfill my every need.

Adrienne Rigg

Fantastic saddle pad!

February 16, 2024

My new saddle fits the saddle pad under it nicely. It appears that my horse is content with the comfort. I’m glad I bought this, then.

Rachael Jeter


February 16, 2024

Beautiful saddle, and so comfortable to canter on with my horse. The details are gorgeous. I have had my saddle for almpst a year now.

April Vanetten