The Sheridan is ideal for trail riding and provides extra security when traveling over rough terrain with the angled rear rigging. It’s uses our most popular Flex2® trail tree which has a 4″ cantle and 13″ wide swell to provide a moderate seat, the standard in all-day comfort. It has an Impact Foam padded seat and Softee® seat jockeys and fenders which require no break in. The Flex2® tree is comfortable for your horse and available in regular or wide tree widths. With plenty of strings to tie your gear, it’s time to hit the trails for some serious trail riding!
1572 special features: Gunmetal silver conchos, clip and dees front, rear and at seat, crupper dees, dropped front rigging,angled rear dees enables the use of balanced ride rigging option. Black suede or black grainout leather seat.
Flex2® saddles are designed to include comfort features for both the horse and rider that work in synergy with the Flex2® tree. Only Circle Y has the exclusive Flex2® tree design which uses a rigid ground seat for rider support, a high density bar which disperses rider weight, and low density bar which is against the horse and provides give for freedom of movement. This results in a lightweight saddle that will never get wider over time, flex in half, or overflex to create pressure points if properly fitted. Give yourself and your horse the lightweight comfort you’ve been craving!
Proper saddle fit is first priority. Use these general guidelines to help you decide which tree fit your horse needs. For more detailed information, please view our SaddleFittingGuide-CircleY2016.pdf (1 download) .
Medium: recommended for a horse with a defined wither
Wide: recommended for a horse with a round, or mutton, wither