This is an ‘as new’ stunning Schleese Obrigado MF dressage saddle, arguably one of the best dressage saddles on the market today. Made in June, 2018, this lovely saddle was customized as follows:
It has a 17.5ins seat, is monoflap, wool flocked, with a No: 3 tree size and the reference for the panels is 1-SW-SR. Narrow flat waist, extra long stirrup bars, extra soft seat, half extra blocks and a 10cm gullet.
Schleese’s best-seller allows every rider to feel the breathing of the horse, with the horse moving as freely as if he were not under saddle. The Obrigado provides several unique features benefiting horse and rider – several current and former Olympians who are now using the Obrigado on their horses have said that the saddle is so soft and the seat so deep that it makes them feel like they are one with their horses.
Built on a modified AdapTree®, the Obrigado offers the most extreme shoulder freedom for the horse, with the softest seat in the dressage industry. It features the standard monoflap. ruly personalize this saddle for both horse and rider. Obrigado means ‘thank you’ in Portuguese. It was developed together with the head trainer of the Lusitano Association in Sao Paulo Brazil. He came up with the name because he actually felt his horses were saying ‘thank you’ for being afforded such freedom of movement. This saddle will allow you to get so close to your horse that you can actually feel him breathe. It has become the saddle of choice for riders of all levels, and has been proven especially effective for the ‘baroque-style’