The running martingale is made of full grain French leather and can be adjusted at the breastplate to fit all types of horses. This set of draw reins stops unwanted upward head movement.
Description of the running martingale
The running martingale is made of specially selected full grain French leather to be hard-wearing and stretch-resistant. The breastplate is adjustable to fit a wide range of horses. It is also lined for extra comfort and looks good with decorative top stitching on the fork.
Advantage of the running martingale
The running martingale limits unwanted upward head movement. It isn't designed to lower the horse's head but rather stop it clashing with the rider and is generally used for show jumping. The martingale forms a corridor for the reins making it easier to steer in a straight direction.
Read our blog post for more information on how to use a running martingale.
Running martingale finishes and leather
This martingale is available in brown or black leather with beige or black topstitching respectively.
Stainless steel buckles and rings
Oiled before shipping and sent with in an Antares bag.
Our leather is carefully selected. Indeed, we have made the choice of supply of french leather and the most ecological possible. Moreover, the thickness, but also the density and the appearance of our leathers are particularly checked.
A specific vegetable tanning based on chestnut has been specially developed for our leathers. This technique aims to ensure our leathers excellent stability and longevity. It also improves its resistance.
How to maintain your running martingale ?
To maintain the leather strength and suppleness, clean your running martingale after each use. Apply our soap with a damp sponge.
Once or twice a month, moisturize your clean leather with the conditioner. To do this, use a clean tissue or sponge.
Once or twice a year, soften your running martingale with our leather oil. Apply the product with a brush.