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as specialists in equestrian surfacing we can cater to a range of disciplines for both professional and domestic use. we supply loose loads of equestrian rubber chippings silica sand fibre-sand and all weather surfaces for new or existing manege and equestrian arena's
when you install arena fibre to the equestrian silica sand in situ on a base you cannot mix the fibre through the entire depth as the machinery used will only penetrate so far (or you may damage the membrane or dig up the base) – for this reason the results with the correct equestrian silica sands are often excellent but not as effective as
sand with a rounded grain creates a manege that rides deep therefore increasing fatigue and possible injury to your horse. we understand the importance of using equestrian silica sand with a subangular grain shape and low clay content as this provides efficient drainage along with a cushioned firm ride.
with fine sub-angular grains that promote effective drainage and improved compaction our silica sand is perfect for equestrian applications. although no official standard has been specified for equestrian use we are able to identify the properties required which make a sand suitable for riding arenas lunges gallops race tracks and turnouts.