The News in BALANCE

The office is working to reduced hours during the current Covid restrictions.   

        It will also be closed for the whole of December and the online shop will not accept any orders from the end of November.   

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dramatic recoveries that

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Please be aware that most of our manufacturers and suppliers are now being affected by the latest Covid restrictions

This is  slowing production and lead times which mean delays that are not in line with our normal trading terms, but are out of our control. 

We are closing the option to buy anything through this shop from end of business on Monday 30th November until 4th January 2021.

We hope this will allow the manufacturers to catch up with the many back-orders we are waiting for. 

BALANCE Blog Posts

The News In-BALANCE November 2020

The News In-BALANCE November 2020

The News in BALANCE.  November 2020 Updates to the BALANCE Website I thought I should get my act together and write a new Blog to coincide with the updated site going live on the afternoon of Wednesday 17th November. Some of the things that have been done to the site are not going...

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Slowly emerging from the Covid  closure.

Slowly emerging from the Covid closure.

Well, here we are, well into the summer months (although the weather here in the UK is more like September than July) and still only feeling our way out of the full lock-down that has impacted most countries around the world. In April, the BALANCE office was forced to close completely, with Teressa...

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WIDER STILL AND WIDER!

WIDER STILL AND WIDER!

During a recent session of tidying my office and looking through old paperwork and files, I made the mistake of looking through some old diaries that Carol and I used to use before the days of iCal. Of course, this is a dangerous thing to do, because inevitably, we end up spending the time allocated to...

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BACK to the FUTURE

BACK to the FUTURE

Forgotten wisdom from over 100 years ago, is a guide that the saddle industry needs to be using as a foundation for future training. After over 25 years of working to improve the way saddling is done, to protect ridden horses, we think that what we do is completely logical, simple, normal and we wonder….why doesn’t...

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BALANCE Functional Saddling

A whole approach to designing, choosing and using saddles that respects and protects the ridden horse’s health, soundness and well-being.

Maintenance Saddling

A simple Saddling System that works to maintain healthy musculature, posture, movement & performance in the ridden horse.

BALANCE Functional Padding System

Versatile and adjustable pads, for horses to experience comfort & freedom, when used under an appropriate BALANCE saddle, or other makes of saddle with the right design features and width options.

Remedial Saddling

Helping horses to recover to their full health and ability after illness, lameness or previous saddle damage.

Beyond the Saddle

Application of Functional Saddling supports the aim of riders who study & respect the bio-mechanics of efficient, safe & therefore, beautiful movement in their horses.

International Support

Helping people & helping horses around the world, through a TEAM of dedicated & trained Saddle Consultants or Test Ride Facilitators in addition to support from BALANCE HQ.

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