Equine Journal January 2019 Learn about how to choose the right Arena Footing for your Riding Arena.
P R O pop quiz THIS MONTH’S QUESTION: What constitutes ideal arena footing? What considerations do you take when crafting a training surface at home or at a competition arena? At Footing Solutions USA, we believe the ideal arena footing is the footing that has been specifically constructed with the horse [...]
Daily Arena Dragging and leveling: During the first week of installation of geotextile horse footings we recommend watering and rolling the arena surface daily. Afterwards, for daily maintenance, just watering and harrowing of the horse footing with an appropriate arena drag with coil tines, tines set not deeper than 1 inch into the surface is needed. [...]
Footing Solutions USA was a Sponsor at the 2015 FEI World Cup Jumping and Dressage Finals in Las Vegas.
The Arena Footing at the Thomas & Mack Center's competition arena and Warm Up rings were prepared with the Platz-Max Arena Drags. If you had been fortunate enough to make it to this event, you were able to watch our arena drags zooming around the arena taking sharp turns around the jumps. The Platz-Max NL-GW Plus [...]
New arena base construction method saves water and provides a perfect horse riding surface even in the most severe weather As featured in the California Riding Magazine, June 2009 Water conversation has been a top-of-mind subject for many years now, but it’s always been tough to tackle in the world of arena maintenance. A subterranean irrigation [...]
Representing Underground Watering Systems in America Ebb- and Flow arena system as featured on dressagedaily.com ‘Footing Solutions USA, brings the best German arena footing technologies to the United States at a competitive price, offering the most innovative sand arena solutions available. Representing the ‘High- and Low Tide’ - also known as ‘Ebb- and Flow’ arena system [...]
The right riding surface is all about sand that doesn’t slip away. Article on High- and Low Tide arena system and Soiltex, imported geotextiles, Featured in California Riding Magazine, August 2008 California is on the cutting edge of many technologies and societal trends, but we’re behind the times when it comes to arena footing for equestrian [...]
Good Arena Footing is a springy surface with good traction and no dust. Sounds pretty simple? What constitutes ideal footing? An arena surface is somewhat deformable to absorb impact energy, yet sufficiently resilient to give the horse more spring. It allows the horse to move so that his hooves slide gently into the loading phase. It [...]
Footing Solutions USA Provides and Installs FSGeoTEX Arena Footing at Sun Meadows Equestrian in Kamloops, BC A popular Kamloops equestrian centre has undergone a name change but alterations are more than hide deep. New owners Jutta and Glen Jealouse purchased the former Fieldstone Equestrian Centre in August. Three months later, she hosted an open house [...]