Fairfax Race Saddle Pad



Discipline: Racing

The high performance Prolite® inner provides proven impact, pressure and friction absorbing properties to ensure the ultimate interface between saddle and horse. So effective, you’ll only need to use one. This is the best choice to protect your horse's back.

  • Reduces pressure by a minimum of 25%
  • Prevents rubbing and saddle slip
  • Contoured to follow the shape of the horse's spine
  • Available in two thicknesses. Thin ¼" or thick ½" (often used with National Hunt type horses)
  • Hardwearing cotton drill cover. Colour options available
  • Reinforced wear strip
  • Can be used with a rubber and a "shammy"
  • Machine washable. Do not tumble dry - dry on a rack
Care & Use


  • Machine wash at 30° 


  • Use fabric conditioner 
  • Tumble dry 
  • Wash on a hot cycle 
  • Dry on a radiator, Aga or hot pipes 
  • Stack while still wet 
  • Use while damp

Introducing the Fairfax Race Exercise Pad

What makes the Fairfax Race Exercise Pad so different and so effective? This short film explains the pressure-relieving benefits

Trainer magazine feature

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