Bates Innova with Standard Contourbloc. 
The Contourbloc offers unprecedented security, as your leg rides in and behind the bloc, eliminating any ‘lifting’ of the leg without any restriction. The unique tree is sculpted to be wafer thin in the waist, eliminating potential interference. 


Flock filled panels  and an easy change gullet, currently fitted with a red wide gullet, we can change to suit.


Stamped size O which is a Bates 16.5 -17", we measure the seat at 17".


A 2012 model purchased new in 2019


Includes original fleece cover.



Bates Innova Dressage Saddle 16.5/17"

SKU: c10134
  • Saddle Condition:  Very good

    Wear/Damage: Normal signs of use on the flaps.

    Colour: Black

    Seat Stamped Size: 

    Seat Size Measured: 435cm

    Flap Length from stirrup bar: 39.5cm

    Gullet Angle:  wide gullet fitted

    Adjustable Gullet/Tree:  yes, Bates gullets N - XW. We can change to suit, add gullet alteration to your order, fee applies.

    Channel Width Midway:  7cm

    Channel Width Rear:  6cm 

    Panel Fill: Flock

    Panel Length*: 42cm *This is not a measurement of the entire panel but a measurement of the panel that will contact the horses back, this can vary slightly depending on the back shape. To measure your horses saddle platform refer to the measuring guide.  


    The fit of every saddle is unique. Even if the makers, models, and sizes are the same between two saddles, the fit may be different. Adjustments and customizations may have been made. 

    All measurements provided have either been taken directly from saddle stamps, or are approximate measurements taken by Saddle Central staff. This information is provided as a courtesy, and is not a guarantee of size or fit.

  • All saddles are automatically sold with a 7 day trial period . Saddle must be back in the post with tracking number supplied to us by day 8. eg if you receive your saddle/s  on a Monday then they must be back in the post by the following Monday.  Return post costs are to be paid by the buyer not Saddle Central.  Once the saddles are received back at Saddle Central you will be notified of their safe return. Your refund will be issued within 2 working days by the same method of payment as you used initially.