Barrel racing saddles are specially designed for speed. They are the smallest and lightest of the Western Saddle types. A well-designed barrel saddle will secure the rider and maximize maneuverability through hard turns and fast sprints. In addition to barrels, these saddles are suitable for a variety of eventing games.
Typical features of a barrel saddle include:
With females comprising the majority of barrel racers, barrel saddles can often have a flashy look with a bold use of color and materials such as ostrich leather.
East Valley Feed & Tack has a number of Saddles Available