5 September 2016

Equitana 2016

Equitana 2016

This year has flown by and some of you have already purchased some gorgeous saddles and leather goods from Peter Horobin Saddlery. However, it is almost that time of year again Ladies and Gentlemen…..Equitana! A wonderful chance to browse and buy your dream saddle and accessories to match!

Here at PHS, the whole team are excited to see some new as well as familiar faces at the show at stand 445 in November from the 17th-20th and we hope you can all come along! For those of you joining us this year, you will get to see some of Peter’s newest creations, including the StrideFree® Melbourne Jump- a saddle already proving popular amongst the lucky people who have been able to see it! The elegance of Peter’s craftsmanship, coupled with the intelligent design of his StrideFree® Tree makes for one beautiful and equine friendly saddle.

Come and meet the whole team and learn a bit more about the saddles that you may only have seen online! For those of you who are new to PHS or to StrideFree®- our brand of Racing products, come and sign up to our newsletter for plenty of VIP offers, news and reviews and be part of an elite group that get to hear about our newest products first!! Look out for special stories and up to date articles, from Equine health to the upcoming events such as the Olympics. Follow our newsletters over the next couple of months in the lead up to Equitana for special competitions and prize draws.

Alongside meeting the team and seeing our luxurious saddles up close and personal, listen to Peter talk about equine back health and the importance of taking care when fitting your saddle- old or new. Experience over 30 years of passion and expertise from a man that is saddling current and future champions in both Equestrian and Horse Racing disciplines.

Peter will be showcasing in;

Arena One on Friday 18th November- Choosing the Correct Saddle Fitter

Learn about the 3 key requirements within the saddle fit process- A knowledge of Equine Anatomy, a saddle fitter with your best interests at heart and feeling balanced and recognising how your particular saddle should sit on a horse and how it should feel.

And Arena Two on Sunday 20th November- Biomechanics & Saddle Fit.

Learning about the anatomy of your horse and the anatomy of your saddle and how the two should work together will give you a good, educated idea about the kind of saddle you are looking for and how it should fit your horse. Hear Peter talk about some key things to learn and employ during your personal saddle fit journey.


With an exciting array of saddles and accessories, your visit to our stand is a must! Don’t forget to book your tickets at www.equitana.com.au. Bring friends and family along and fill out your Peter Horobin Saddle wish list. Tell us exactly what you would like in a saddle and we will help you in any way we can. We look forward to seeing you at stand 445, 17th-20th November! Follow our journey to Equitana by subscribing to our newsletter at www.horobin.com.au.