Designed specifically for the hunter and equitation rings, Flex-on's elegant hunter stirrup features a solid aluminum design with elastomer springs in the foot bed for enhanced shock absorbing comfort. The offset eyes and inclined tread improve contact with the horse while preventing joint pain and reducing stress on knees, hips, ankles and back. Flex-on's Ultra Grip tread features rigid plastic grips with metal spikes for optimum security in the irons.
The Flex On Shock Absorbing Aluminium Hunter Stirrups is the latest offering from Flex-On the heels of its widely successful line of shock absorbing jumper stirrups. Flex On Hunter Stirrups are proven performance that works.
The Flex On Shock Absorbing Aluminium Hunter Stirrups incorporate the hunter look with the shock absorbing technology of the Flex On Jumper Aluminium Stirrups. The 4 individual shock absorbing elastomers have been replaced with a single discreet block of the same material.
The Flex on Shock Absorbing Aluminium Hunter Stirrups are only available in one size. The footplate dimensions are:
- Inside Width: 4 3/4″ (12 cms)
- Total Width: 5.5″ (14 cms)
- Length: 2 3/4″ (7 cms)
Inclined Ultra Grip
Note that these stirrups are equipped with Inclined Ultra Grip (the footboard has spikes for better grip)
Pain in your ankles, knees or lower back? No More
If you have any discomfort or pain in your ankles, knees or lower back, these stirrups are sure to help. We receive multiple testimonials from people with back/ankle/knee pain that rave about the effectiveness of these stirrups. The shock absorbing part truly delivers on its promise.
A majority of riders often complain of ankle and back pain from time to time. It gets worse with time, riding in stirrups with no ability absorb the impact. The wear and tear on your ankles eventually makes its way to your lower back.
The fundamental design of the Flex On Shock Absorbing stirrups lends itself to relieving the pain and impact of the landing. The incline of the stirrups allow you to keep your heel down. Additionally, the stirrups are equipped with “Ultra Grip”, special spikes that provide additional grip without needing any special (magnetic) boots.