Build and customize your own treeless saddle at Ansur Saddlery

The Excel

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Our premier dressage saddle provides maximum support with the feel of a twist and full-length gullet. Designed for riders of all levels, from novice to Grand Prix, the Excel allows the rider to sit quietly and securely at the point where function and comfort converge.

Great For:
  • Dressage
  • Trail riding and flatwork
  • English equitation
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Mix and match leather colors

Our standard saddle uses premium black smooth and pebble grain leathers. But you can personalize your saddle by mixing and matching our smooth and suede leathers and colors. Additional charges apply. 


Style your saddle your way

You can customize the style of your Excel with the options below.

Standard styling
Custom options

Flap length: Standard

Flap length:

  • short +$265
  • long  +$265

Hardware: Stainless

Hardware: Brass  +$185

Dees & things: 

Breast collar dees

Dees & things:

  • 2 pairs of rear dees  +$160
  • 2 pairs of clips & strings  +$64
  • 2 pairs of external flap dees  +$160
  • Large pommel dees  +$55



Mini fenders

Add some easy-to-swap-out mini fenders to make your ride a bit more Western when you take to the trails. Standard twist +$425  w/Hamley Twist +$525

Tooling and Silver

When you order your new saddle, ask us to contact you about custom options such as silver, borders, and/or uniquely designed tooling.

Saddle Details

Included Features:
• Flex-Core construction
• Cut-back pommel
• Low or higher cantle
• Full-length gullet
• Pebble-grain soft leather on the seat and knee rolls
• Detachable/adjustable under-flap knee rolls & thigh blocks
• Long billets
• Front dee rings
• Ansur dust cover w/logo

Made by Ansur's master saddle makers in Camas, WA, USA

Ansur saddles built on FlexCore: the comfort of a treeless saddle with all the rider support of a tree