Defiance saddles are made in England, the heart of the worlds saddle making, built on a traditional wooden spring tree and covered with soft Sedgewick leather. 


A deep seated dressage saddle which supports a dressage seat.  The forward balance point and straight flap will benefit a rider that likes to ride with a long leg.  


Wool flocked panels with full front gussets,  a wide fit, with a broad pommel giving plenty of room either side of the wither.  A good average shape saddle to suit a variety of horses.


Includes  a cotton cover.

Defiance Force Dressage Saddle 17.5" W

SKU: c10171
  • Saddle Condition:   very good 

    Wear/Damage:   minor wear on the flaps.

    Colour: Black

    Seat Stamped Size:  17.5

    Seat Size Measured:  44.5cm 

    Flap Length from Stirrup Bar: 43.5cm

    Gullet Angle Stamped: not stamped

    Gullet Angle Measured:  wide

    Gullet width (between the panels at the front): 14cm

    Adjustable Gullet/Tree:   Adjustable a size each way buy a saddler.

    Channel Width Midway:  8.5cm 

    Channel Width Rear:  7.5cm

    Panel Fill: flock

    Panel Length*: 44cm

    *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.