Lovatt and Ricketts Ellipse Dressage Saddle

Changeable Girth Tabs

Changeable Girth tabs

The Ellipse Dressage saddle is a firm favorite with riders since the first model launched over 20 years ago. A specifically designed saddle tree accommodates the broader backed horse such as Arabians, Morgan’s and Cob types it has also proved very successful with the Quarter horse breed.

It features a hooped cut back hand made wood and spring steel saddle tree, which are fitted with our Lovatt & Ricketts® stainless steel swing dressage bars for a correct leg position.

Flatter broader lambs wool flocked panels with an open gullet offer comfort and freedom of movement for the horse.
Ellipse dressage saddles offer all the features sophistication and finish, that one expects from a quality classic dressage saddle, and is available in a wide selection of sizes and tree widths; to accommodate horse and rider.


Other Ellipse Dressage Features

  • Repositionable Velcro knee blocks
  • Choice of three knee block styles
  • Choice of flaps lengths
  • Semi custom options available upon request
Leather Options:

Flaps in either X-Grip Water Buffalo or Plain Smooth Bull hide.
Seat and knee rolls come standard with Pittards Tac 2 – a plain leather which has a tacky dressing.
Water Buffalo Nubuck seat and knee pads (extra $60)
French Calf seat and knee pads (extra $60).


Black or Havana Brown

Seat Sizes:

16.½”, 17”, 17.½”, 18”, 18.½” and 19”

Tree Widths:

Medium, Medium Wide, Wide and Extra Wide or To Template

Saddle Price List


Ellipse Dressage

Ellipse Dressage

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Swing Dressage bars

Swing Dressage Bars – less pressure