A Career in Saddle Fitting
Oct23

A Career in Saddle Fitting

Question: I have worked in the equestrian industry for some time and was thinking about becoming a saddle fitter, what would I need to do to become a Qualified Saddle Fitter that is recognised by the Society of Master Saddlers? Answer: The Society of Master Saddlers replies: If you are a member or employed by a member of BETA or the Society of Master Saddlers (SMS), BHS instructor, chartered physiotherapist or other equestrian...

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Improving movement and your position
Aug06

Improving movement and your position

Only a few years ago ‘saddle fitting’ was something in which the vast majority of horse owners displayed little interest.  It was only when something went wrong that they called in the services of a saddle fitter – and even then, it could be somewhat reluctantly. Things have changed – and for the better.  Today the riding public has far greater awareness of the important part the saddle plays in terms of welfare, comfort and success. ...

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