Shop for Horse Gear from Hayneedle.com! A perfect choice for the educated rider, the Collegiate Convertible Alumni Close Contact Saddle is the official English saddle of the American Quarter Horse Association as well as the official saddle of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association. It's well-crafted from tanned, pre-treated leather in rich oak brown. Features include knee block for support, flap position perfect for jumping or flat work, medium deep seat, and low twist for comfort.Questions? Call our product specialists: 866-579-5183About CollegiateCollegiate saddles are made with the finest craftsmanship and materials available. This is why Collegiate saddles are the official saddle of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association. Designed to perform and last, each Collegiate saddle is made by a master saddler using proven design techniques and the highest-quality, hand-picked leathers. Collegiate offers a variety of saddles, materials, and other products such as girths, bridles, and more. When you choose Collegiate, you can expect a quality, beautiful product, every time.