Bates Caprilli Close Contact+

The Bates Caprilli Close Contact+ Saddle offers all of the performance benefits of the Bates Caprilli Close Contact while also featuring soft and grippy double-lined Opulence leather for optimal stability, balance and comfort in the saddle. The Bates Caprilli Close Contact+ range is available in three different flap lengths, standard, extended and forward.

Your horse will show a marked improvement in their freedom of movement, as world leading performance systems the EASY-CHANGE Fit Solution and CAIR Cushion System maximise your horse’s comfort and freedom of movement. Your horse will enjoy unsurpassed adaptability for an optimal fit, even weight distribution, a fluid cushioning and the ultimate impact absorption.

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Product Specifications




Available to upgrade to Luxe Leather, Extended flap, Forward flap

Key Feature

Adjustable Flexibloc System, Double-lined leather, Drop panel point, Ergonomic stirrup bars, Quilted panel points, Rear Flexibloc, Recessed stirrup channel, Short triple girth points


5.7 kg [12.6 lbs]
*All weights are approximate and may vary by size and included options. These should be used as a guide only.