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Analysis and shock absorption of the freejump single branch stirrups
published on 5 December 2016
The single-branch spring steel design acts like a suspension. Over a year, the stirrup of a rider who regularly rides one horse is subject to 230,000 joules*, the equivalent of a car crash test **. The SOFT'UP PRO stirrup allows the impact that is applied to be reduced by two-thirds compared to an aluminium stirrup or a traditional steel stirrup, representing a corresponding reduction [...]
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FREEJUMP TOP RIDERS : Freejump riders set the records straight !
published on 21 September 2016
Rolex and Longines had to better watch out the last weekend : Kent Farrington (Soft'up Pro Silver) and Kévin Staut (Soft'up Pro - Liberty One) were well on the Canadian time zone, taking 4th and 5th place of the very renowned Spruce Meadows Rolex Grand Prix. In the Nations Cup, Germany Hans-Dieter Dreher (Soft'up Pro) finished 4th with his team as the Belgian twins Ol[...]
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RIO FREEJUMP TOP RIDERS: Gold at stirrup tips
published on 24 August 2016
       The Corcovado and others dominated from the top. Michael Young (SOFT'UP PRO/LIBERTY XC) flew over the competition once again winning the Eventing individual title. Our Jumping ambassadors were also outstanding at the course of a marathon with Kent Farrington (SOFT'UP PRO) in 5th place and also climbing on the 2nd step of the team podium alongside Beez[...]
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FREEJUMP TOP RIDERS: Summer Victories
published on 26 July 2016
July began with the famous Paris Eiffel Jumping and the victory of Julien Epaillard (SOFT'UP PRO / LIBERTY) at the "Oddo Price" CSI5*. Rolf-Göran Bengsston (SOFT'UP PRO / LIBERTY) ranked 8th and Audrey Coulter (SOFT'UP PRO) 10th. Then at the LGCT Grand Prix, Rolf-Göran Bengtsson imposed himself at the first place, closely followed by Simon Delestre (Hermè[...]
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It is SUMMERTIME: the CANVAS Footwear
published on 21 July 2016
The LIBERTY CANVAS chaps are now available. The CANVAS shoes and chaps are the perfect footwear combination for summertime. Coach and riders can wear this sportswear ensemble in suede leather and canvas fabric. Find the CANVAS chaps here and the shoes here
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