Horse riding can be a safe and a highly satisfying when the rider takes steps to reduce the risks. As with any of the most joyful events in life, it is hard to overcome all risks. But, by train yourself to equestrian safety, the probability of damage can be highly reduced. Everybody who rides a horse, no matter how much expert, eventually has a fall. But they can be managed so those unfavorable events are not so constant and are less severe when they happen.
About 85% of riding injuries result from a fall, so the optimal way to protect you from serious damage is by wearing safety equipment. Not only wear it, but make sure that it fits well and is in perfect condition so it can do the job.
This revolutionary concept of the Safety Stirrup has been years in the making, every detail was checked and double-checked by engineers to ensure, that the stirrup was safe, effective and affordable.
With normal Stirrups, when a rider is thrown, the foot can become trapped. With the Magnetic Safety Stirrup the inner bar is released freeing the rider.
There are many advantages to this stirrup. Firstly and most importantly, it’s safety aspect. There are also the financial benefits. This unique piece of equipment can be purchased for less than a proper pair of riding boots. Because any fall will result in the device opening when pressure is placed on the middle bar, any type of footwear can be used while riding.
While it is advisable to wear the correct type of boots, the Safety Stirrup means that even runners can be worn.
There is an obvious question. What’s to stop the stirrup from opening under normal conditions? Well, any pressure at all can be applied to the footplate, but the inner bar will only trigger the release mechanism when the foot is placed in a position of danger. That is when the rider is falling and the toe of the foot is pointed skywards.
Magnetic Safety Stirrup won’t stop you from falling, but it will allow you to enjoy the freedom of horse riding with the knowledge that if you do part company with the horse, you’ll do just that safety stirrups.