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Tri-Zone Open Fronted Tendon Boots

Protection without restriction

Tri-Zone Open Fronted Tendon boots

The Tri-Zone Open fronted tendon boots are a new generation jumping boot offering the ultimate combination of comfort, style and protection. This supremely comfortable, soft-shell jumping boot is suitable for a range of activities; perfect for everyday use and smart enough for competition.

  • Extremely lightweight & non-restrictive1 year guarantee rosette
  • Soft & comfortable pillowed lining
  • Breathable layers to prevent overheating legs
  • Safety tested in a laboratory to evaluate protection levels (this laboratory also conducts safety testing on rider body protectors and hats)
  • Easy to fit, easy to wash and extremely comfortable for your horse to wear

UK recommended retail price: £39.95
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Open Fronted Review YOUR HORSE August 2015

I wanted some boots that were quick and easy to put on. The velcro straps fasten securely & easily and the open fronted design and breathable material stopped Lottie's legs from getting too hot.

TRI-ZONE OPEN FRONTED BOOTS Becky Statham - Your Horse Tried & Tested

"With Tri-Zone boots, I like the fact that the protection is proven and tested. I feel confident using the boots on all my horses."


Jock Paget NZ International Event Rider

The Story


By sourcing materials known for their advanced technical properties, we created a highly protective, soft shell jumping boot, the first of its kind.

Non restrictive, breathable and extremely comfortable for the horse to wear,  the Tri-Zone Open Fronted boot is now the preferred boot of many for range of activities including jumping, hacking and xc schooling.

With little stylish additions, our Tri-Zone Open Fronted boots look great on their own or as a set with the coordinating Tri-Zone Fetlock boots which incorporate a complementary glossy TPU strike pad –  perfect competition wear.

Two elastic straps, handy grip tabs and touch and close fastenings means that they are easy to put on and take off and our one size fits most horses from 15hh to 17.2hh.

Easy to wash and quick to dry.

Stylish, protective and supremely comfortable for your horse to wear

Boot Testing

 Tested to the Limits

As riders, we protect our most vital areas (head and torso) with riding hats, body protectors and more recently air jackets. Rider protective equipment is subjected to extensive testing to meet standards and regulations and we believe that as a vital part of your horse, protective boots for your horse’s legs should undergo a similar testing process.

Tri-Zone Open Fronted boots go through a unique 3-phase testing process giving you confidence that you are choosing the best leg protection for your horse. Materials are carefully selected to provide maximum protection but without being bulky, heavy and not make your horses legs hot and sweaty. Each individual layer in the Tri-Zone Open Fronted boot is researched and sourced for their advanced technical properties and tested in an independent laboratory before it goes anywhere near a horse’s leg.

What Materials Do We Use?

EVA (Ethylene-vinyl acetate) is a material which is tough and flexible even at low temperatures. It has a number of uses in various different states and forms including in ski boots, bicycle saddles, hockey pads, wakeboard boots, fishing rods and shock absorbers in sports shoes.

The inner layer of EVA is used as a shock absorber and is is formed into pillows to provide maximum comfort.  In the Tri-Zone Open Fronted boot the inner EVA  also has tiny holes to allow heat from the leg to escape.

Strategically placed integral TPU strips form protective panels to protect the most vulnerable areas of the horse’s leg and are placed between the inner and outer layers.

The outer layer is an EVA mesh which helps disperse concussion to reduce the risk of injury and also allows heat to escape freely from inside the boot.

TPU is outstandingly tough and resistant to abrasion making it the ideal material to have as a strike pad in the areas where the leg really needs protecting such as the tendon area.