Marlene’s saddles are designed to her specifications of quality, fit, and benefits to the rider. Marlene’s Special Effx Saddle System replaces the traditional rigid, solid wood saddle tree with her own custom made Special Effx Saddle Tree that form fits to each horse’s back, greatly improving the fit and allowing her saddles to fit a wider range of horses. It is like a custom fitted saddle for each horse that you ride!
“We usually ride between six to 12 new horses every month and I have not found one yet that this saddle did not fit. When it comes to truly fitting and allowing each horse to move without resistance, this is the one. Believe me, if it was not the best fitting saddle available I would not ride it!” states Marlene
Exclusive Special Effx tree:
– has conforming bars made of an advanced polyethylene to provide freedom of movement
– has used for years because of the great fit if offers many horses
– backed with a lifetime warranty
Seat, horn, and swell keep you balanced with your horse. Carpet skirt liner for grip and form fits to your horse’s back with close contact cut out skirt. Biothane stirrup leathers for flexibility and less weight. Leather latigo tie straps for longevity and provides some give for your horse’s comfort. Roughout seat jockeys provides some grip as you’re riding. Aluminum stirrups with rubber grip. All Marlene’s Special Effx Saddles come complete with a full back girth assembly. A back cinch is useful to keep your saddle secured on your horse’s loin area as he/she works. Made by hand in Texas.
Marlene McRae is a WPRA World Champion and Olympic Gold Medalist barrel racer.