The Rubicon’s unique innovative saddle tree featuring a more open pommel and swept back tree points, which gives a whole new freedom to the movement of the horse, eliminating restrictions in the shoulder area. The stirrup bars are located in a centered position, thus enabling the rider to achieve a comfortable leg position over long distances. Our stirrup bars are hinged relieving any pressure on the horse that is a common problem in this area were the stirrup leathers are attached. Our swing stirrup bars are made of the highest quality Heavyweight stainless steel and crafted to be unobtrusive to the rider’s thigh, which is a common problem associated with long distance riding. English wool serge lined panels stuffed with the finest 100% English lamb’s wool to assure you of the ultimate in comfort for your horses back. This model features our unique billeting system offering the rider the flexibility to move the billets to give you the perfect girth line.
Lovatt & Ricketts® Saddle Trees
Our saddles trees are manufactured in our own saddletree department using the finest laminated birch wood and reinforced with steel for strength. Each tree is specifically made for each model, designed by us and produced by our own Master saddletree makers. All of our trees conform to
British Standards Institution 6635 so you can be assured of quality strength and reliability.
Other Rubicon™ features
- English premium grade fittings for attaching a breastplate, crupper or personal equipment
- Repositionable Velcro knee blocks
- Quick change billeting system from short to long billets in seconds
- Serge Panels
- Wool flocking
- Rear Gussets
- Removable knee blocks
- Buffalo leather and suede
Lovatt and Ricketts Rubicon Endurance/trail ,17.5,XW
Purchaser is fully responsible for the care, condition and maintenance of the saddles and accessories lent to him/her by New England Saddle Fit, and is liable for the full purchase price of the trial saddles and/or accessories listed about, thus secured by the listed credit card. In the event that saddle and/or accessories are deemed unacceptable, items MUST be returned to New England Saddle Fit within the one week (7 days) time frame listed above. If saddle is kept out longer than 7 days, a $15 per day charge will apply. Shipping and handling are non-refundable, and are the sole responsibility of the client. Saddles and accessories not returned within the one week range will be charged to the client’s credit card in full. Saddles brought back in condition deemed unacceptable by management will be charged a cleaning fee of $30 non-negotiable. Saddles must be returned in new condition without blemishes, scuffs, scratches or wear marks. Should the saddle be returned in used condition, New England Saddle Fit, LLC, reserves the right to charge 10% of the purchase price of the saddle to the client’s credit card.