How Deep Should Arena Sand be for Jumping Horses?

The characteristics of your footing will directly affect the horse’s way of going and ultimately, either support injury prevention or promote lameness. So you’re building or rehabbing a jumping arena and you want to be sure you have the right amount of footing. Since sand is popular and affordable for most riding rings, that’s your go-to. It's relatively inexpensive, easy…

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How Deep Should Arena Sand be for Jumping Horses?
Horse jumping on optimal footing

Finding Good Horse Arena Sand Locally

You’re finally ready to get started on that much needed riding arena. Maybe you’re just wanting to rehab an existing ring or perhaps you’re scoping out your dream arena, either way, you may be wondering “how do I find good riding arena sand near me?”"There's nothing more frustrating than putting a lot of time, effort and money into an arena…

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Maintaining a Sand Arena vs one with a TruTex Fiber Additive

Does the thought of maintaining a textile additive in your arena seem daunting? Are you worried that a high-performance arena footing equals high maintenance? If so, you might be tempted to stick with a sand-only footing. While you can certainly do that, you might be surprised to learn that there are actually several maintenance benefits that come with upgrading your…

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What to expect when it comes to watering your arena

"How much do I need to water my arena?" or "How much water does TruTex Footing require?" are two questions we get asked on a regular basis. There truly is no "one size fits all" answer to this question as there are many variables that influence the amount you need to water your arena but in this post, I'll give…

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