Surfaces - Arenas 

There are several types of arena surfaces commonly used for horses, including: 
• Sand: Sand is a popular arena surface for many equestrian disciplines, including dressage, jumping, and western riding. Sand provides good traction and cushioning, which can help prevent injuries to horses. However, it can be dusty and requires regular maintenance to ensure an even and consistent surface. 
• Rubber: Rubber arena surfaces are becoming increasingly popular due to their cushioning and shock-absorbing properties. Rubber surfaces can help reduce the risk of injuries to horses and riders, and they require less maintenance than sand surfaces. 
• Synthetic Fibers: Synthetic fibers, such as nylon and polyester, can be mixed with sand or other materials to create an arena surface that is durable, cushioning, and low-maintenance. These surfaces are popular in disciplines like barrel racing and cutting. 
• Mixed materials: Some arena surfaces use a combination of sand, rubber, and synthetic fibers to create a surface that provides good traction, cushioning, and stability. These surfaces can be tailored to the specific needs of the rider or trainer and are often used in high-performance arenas. 
The choice of arena surface for horses depends on several factors, including the discipline of riding, the needs of the horse and rider, and the budget available for arena construction and maintenance. Choosing the right arena surface can help improve the safety and performance of both horses and riders. 
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McVeigh Parker are a UK-based Fencing, Agricultural and Landscape suppliers, offering high-quality, cost-effective products to the trade, corporate, contractor and retail sectors, with a trading history of over 40 years With thousands of products in stock to order, in store, online, by phone or e mail – including leading brands such as Xfence, Clipex, Triple X, Gripple, Gallagher, IAE, Onduline, Dura2 timber to name a few – McVeigh Parker aims to become your first port of call for all your fencing and farm supplies. We have a very experienced specialist team that can act as your consultant, helping you design specifications and tender drawings, listing the very latest and best performing products available. Why not join thousands of satisfied customers who rely on us as their dedicated supplier. However, if you can’t find what you require or you have a special request, please ask us first, we pride ourselves on finding the most effective and best value solutions. We have our own fleet in excess of 50 vehicles ready for a fast efficient and reliable delivery. We offer an extensive range of products for a vast array of applications at very competitive prices.

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