Unparalleled Customer Care
At Täkt, we understand that investing in a new saddle can be daunting and confusing and it is our goal for each customer to have complete confidence in our products and services. We offer a warranty program, and pre/post sell services that have revolutionized the industry.
Courtesy of Täkt's Loaner Saddle™ Program, Täkt customers will always have access to a saddle in which to ride. Every customized saddle purchase includes: FREE use of a Täkt Saddle while your customized saddle is being built and FREE use of a Täkt Saddle while your saddle is being serviced.
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We use only laminated beechwood trees, 100% pure wool flocking, and the finest luxury leathers to create your saddle. For those who prefer, we also provide the option for the highest quality foam panels.
In addition to being able to customize flap length; blocks; block styles; bars and billets; we offer an almost endless combination of customized options including exotic leathers, Swarovski crystal embellishments, and patent detailing. Your saddle will be a perfect fit for you and your horse and can be a true reflection of your personal style. Many of our custom options are offered at no additional charge.
Täkt's Officers are Trainers, Coaches, Judges, and Business Professionals and we are excited to offer the opportunity to experience our saddles. We are confident you will love our saddles as much as we do.
A Täkt Saddlery Saddle Consultant will be happy to explain all the available options and pricing, and arrange a test ride for you.
All Täkt Saddlery made-to-measure saddles are completely and meticulously handcrafted in Walsall, England by the worlds most experienced saddlers.
The name Täkt may be new; however, our saddle making partners, officers, and investors have decades in the industry. We completed a lengthy, detailed, and painstaking process to select a saddle maker. Without question, the best saddles in the world are designed and hand-crafted in Walsall, England. In this saddle-making hub, saddlers are world renowned for the quality of their handcrafted saddles.
Täkt Saddlery only collaborates with the exceptional craftsmen and craftswomen of Walsall, England to design, develop, and trademark our exclusive line of dressage, hunt, and jump saddles. All Täkt made-to-measure Bespoke saddles are exclusively hand-crafted for Täkt Saddlery by Frank Baines Saddlery in Walsall, England.
For those who choose to purchase from stock, you will be pleased to know that these saddles will be custom fit to your horse. Additionally, our stock saddles are handcrafted using the same high-end materials and methods as our made-to-measure saddles.
Täkt Saddlery is excited to be sponsoring Courtney Vesel, a USDF Bronze medalist and American Riding Instructors Association certified instructor; and, Owner/Operator of CV Dressage. Based out of Wake Forest, NC, Courtney focuses on horse and rider biomechanics and has many Regional and National Championship titles.
Courtney strives to bring out the best in both partners, and loves to be a part of the physical and mental progression of the horse and enjoys training the young horses and watching them develop. Her partner, Jazzman, is a seven year-old half-Friesian gelding that Courtney is training to Grand Prix. CV Dressage offers boarding, training, lessons, and sales and is centrally located to all major show facilities in NC, VA, and SC, including TIEC. For more information about Courtney, please visit: www.cvdressage.com.
Täkt Saddlery is excited to be sponsoring Julie Christie, a USDF Bronze and Silver Medalist and Owner/Operator of Equine ETC, LLC. in Rochester, MN.
Julie Christie has a Master’s Degree in Equine Welfare; consults as an expert witness; and, is an equine science professor. Julie teaches aspiring horse professionals about management, training, riding, and nutrition at the college level. Julie has more than 25 years of experience riding and competing hunters, jumpers, eventing, combined training, equitation and dressage; and, competes her 15 year old gelding, Rizo, in the FEI levels of Dressage. Julie has worked as a groom at the international level and is from Nova Scotia, Canada. For more information about Julie, please visit: www.equineetc.net.
Täkt Saddlery is excited to be sponsoring Courtney Peck, a USDF Bronze and Silver Medalist and Owner/Operator of CPH Dressage in Parker, CO.
Courtney started riding at an early age, she got hooked on dressage at the age of sixteen and has loved it ever since. Courtney has helped students, both Juniors and Amateurs, get their USDF medals and participate in regional and national championships.
One of Courtney's passions is developing young horses to the FEI level and is currently working on earning her USDF Gold medal with her Oldenburg mare that she has had since she was three. For more information about Courtney, please visit:
Täkt Saddlery is excited to be sponsoring Ida Mattisson, a USDF Gold, Silver and Bronze Medalist and Owner/Operator of Ida Mattisson Dressage of Simonton, Texas and Wellington, Florida.
In addition to her USDF Medals, Ms. Mattisson also has her German Bronze and Silver Medals. Based at Twinwood Equestrian Center in Simonton, Texas, with winters in Wellington, Florida, Ida has trained, taught and shown in Europe and the United States. Ida has trained FEI competition horses to Grand Prix, using the classical principles she learned under international trainers such as Dirk Meyelmans and Peter Markne. Ida specializes in bringing horses and riders up the levels, building a solid partnership without stress or gimmicks. For more information about Ida, please visit:
Täkt Saddlery is excited to be sponsoring Matt Eagan, a USDF Silver and Bronze Medalist and Owner/Operator of M Dressage in Redmond, Washington.
Matt is a highly sought after and respected dressage trainer in the Pacific Northwest and USDF L Graduate with Distinction. Known for his hard work ethic, talent and empathy for the horses; Matt has produced horses and riders that have won a regional championship, competed in CDIs, competed successfully on the southern California circuit, won numerous classes and high point awards at shows, and most importantly, showed improvement with the horse and rider. For more information about Matt, please visit: www.mdressage.com
ROYAL TOURMALET SPF
Täkt Saddlery is honored to be sponsoring the GOV Lifetime Approved
Stallion Royal Tourmalet SPF.
Royal Tourmalet SPF ("Artie") is the 2016 GAIG/USDF Grand Champion Stallion for the East Coast Finals of the Breeders Championship Series. Artie is also a two-time Dressage at Devon Born in the USA Champion; as a Three-Year Old in the Materiale and as a Mature Stallion, earning The Dr. Robert Miller Memorial Perpetual Trophy.
Artie is producing lovely foals with uphill builds, strong toplines, powerful hind ends, pure gaits and wonderful temperaments.
Royal Tourmalet SPF is also Lifetime Approved ISR/Oldenburg N.A.; Activated as an Affiliate Stallion with KWPN-NA; and, may be activated with Westfalen N.A., AWS and CWHBA.
SADDLES BUILT FOR
ROYAL TOURMALET SPF
Royal Tourmalet SPF is the Täkt Saddlery official model and looks good in all saddles, especially these two lovely TSD - 10 Dressage Saddles.
For more information, please visit: www.royaltourmaletspf.com