FREE - BUA SADDLE FIT CONSULTATION ANALYSIS FOR YOUR HORSE
In order for us to fully assist you with help for your Bua saddle fit check, the more information we have on horse and rider details, the better indication of fit possibility we can give you. Getting all this information and images collated and down on paper to us, could take you anything up to an hour, which we trust will be a good investment of your time.
As we mark fit possibility on a points system, for best results we recommend you copy and paste the following into a WORD document and then send us the requested images and completed questionnaire information by email to: & our senior fitter will give you our best opinion on Bua Saddle Fit Possibilities for your horse. Please note one free fit check permitted per customer, fee charges will apply for two or more horses.
(1) YOUR CONTACT DETAILS:
(c) COUNTRY & AREA CODE
(d) EMAIL ADDRESS
(e) PHONE NO.
(2) HORSE INFORMATION.
(a) HORSE NAME/(STABLE NAME)
(b) DISCIPLINE(S) EX: SHOW-JUMPING, EVENTING, ENDURANCE, DRESSAGE ETC.
(c) LEVEL: EX. PROFESSIONAL/AMATEUR, HOBBY
(d) HORSE BREED
(f) HORSE HEIGHT
(g) HORSE AGE
(h) ANY EXISTING RELEVANT ISSUES WITH YOUR HORSE?
example - COLD BACK SYNDROME, GIRTHY, LEG, BACK, LUMBAR, SACROILIAC JOINT, SHOULDER etc.
(i) WHICH SIDE, LEFT / RIGHT / ETC
(j) HOW LONG HAS THIS BEEN AN ISSUE? YEARS/MONTHS/SINCE BIRTH
(k) IF NOT FULLY RESOLVED, HOW ARE YOU DEALING/DEALT WITH ANY ISSUE?
example - SURGERY, MEDICATION, REGULAR MASSAGE, CORRECTIVE SHOEING, etc.
(l) Finally, would you describe your horse as any of the following or your own description:
Hardy, Bomb-Proof, Easy-going, Seldom out of action
Sensitive, Goes lame easily, Problematic, Soft etc.
(3) RIDERS DETAILS
(a) RIDERS HEIGHT
(b) RIDERS WEIGHT
(c) WAIST SIZE.
(d) ANY EXISTING (PAIN RELATED) ISSUES WITH RIDER?
EX. PREVIOUS LEG/KNEE INJURY, SORE BACK, etc.
(e) DOES THIS CAUSE YOU IMBALANCE OR PAIN RELATED ISSUES WHEN YOU RIDE?
(4) SADDLE FITTING - THE BUA SADDLE IS SIZE 17.5inches.
(a) PLEASE ADVISE SIZE OF EXISTING SADDLE IF KNOWN.
(Please request saddle measure diagram if unknown)
(b) WILL A 17.5 inch SADDLE FIT YOU & YOUR HORSE?
(c) ANY EXISTING SADDLE FIT ISSUES?
example - TILTING (which side in particular), SLIDING BACK OR FORWARD, FORWARD GIRTH GROOVE ETC.
(5) IMAGES - if more convenient for you to send us images separately via WhatsApp,
please send with your own full name, & horse name to +353 83 4514111
IMAGES OF YOUR HORSES BACK -
(a) LEFT SIDE IMAGE (ref LS-1)
(b) RIGHT SIDE IMAGE (ref RS-1)
(c) HIGH OVERHEAD IMAGE OF BACK FROM BEHIND (ref OH-1)
(d) Measurement for main weight bearing area and panel length. (see sample ref MWB-1)
(e) Measurement of existing saddle at 45 cms & 51cm points. (see sample ES-1)
(6) SADDLE FITTER INFORMATION -
(a) Do you have the assistance and support of your own independent saddle fitter? This is really important to us but more importantly to you the rider, and we suggest you involve them with this process as much as possible from the start. Any assistance or information we can offer, please do not hesitate to contact us.
(b) Name of Fitter/Seller.
(c) Are they familiar with the different technology and workings of the Bua saddle and how it operates?
(d) What does your saddle fitter say about your existing fit, and any related issues or advice?
(7) VETERINARY / EQUINE PHYSIO. / EQUOINE THERAPY PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION
(a) What does your Vet/Physio or Equine Professional Adviser say about your horse or saddle?
(b) If not answered above, what therapy and/or exercise or schooling routine has been advised.
(8) RIDING INSTRUCTOR and/or COACH
(a) Are they familiar with the different technology and workings of the Bua saddle and how it operates?
Again, this is really important to us but more importantly to you the rider, and we suggest you involve them with this process as much as possible from the start. Any assistance or information we can offer, please do not hesitate to contact us.
(9) HAVE YOU RIDDEN IN A BUA SADDLE
(a) Have you ridden in a friend's or sellers Bua and what was the experience?
(b) Style and Colour of Bua Saddle of your choice.
(10) ANY ADDITIONAL INFORMATION YOU WOULD LIKE TO ADD.
Please email to and as advised if easier send images by WhatsApp to +353834514111 and allow 2-3 working days for us to reply to you. Meantime Safe Riding to All.
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