Order within and have it by * in (edit)
Ship speed applies to in stock items, pending location. Does not include personalized items like engraving, embroidery, SmartPaks, or PortionPaks. Complete details on our Shipping Policies page.
SmartPaks help you take great care of your horse, so we take great care of you with SmartPerks! When you order your horse's supplements in SmartPaks, you're automatically* eligible for our FREE SmartPerks benefits, including:
  • Free ground shipping on what you want, when you want it
  • 10% off all Smartpak brand tack, apparel, and gear
  • A free Team SmartPak calendar, exclusive email offers and discounts, and more!
Learn more about SmartPerks
*At least one horse's individual SmartPaks must be over $40. Some exclusions apply.
Visit SmartPak.com/SmartPerks or call 1-800-461-8898 for details.
Product Image
 Rollover image to magnify
Additional Views

Review Snapshot

Antares Figure 8 Bridle

Antares
- Item #14724
Free Shipping Thanks To
This item may be eligible for SmartPerks FREE SHIPPING. (Find out why)
As a SmartPaks Subscriber, you can get free shipping all day, every day on just about everything we sell at SmartPak, thanks to your SmartPerks. The few add-on items we have can be shipped free by synching them with your horse's SmartPaks, shipping on a Barn Saver Shipping day, or by having a group of add-on items that total over $75. Have a question? Call 1-800-461-8898 or email CustomerCare@SmartPak.com anytime! Applies to eligible items as long as you have active SmartPaks over $40 for at least one horse.

Days
Order within and
have it by
Shipping to
Est. arrival times vary, with some
as soon as
Shipping to
Order within and
have it by
Shipping to
Add these items to your cart to get
your estimated arrival date.
Shipping to
  Cancel
Sign in to choose an existing horse
We're bringing you this product at the lowest price allowed by the manufacturer so you won't find it cheaper anywhere else. This also means we can't apply any further discounts or promotions.

As riders and online shoppers, we know it can be tough to buy a new bridle or pair of boots without trying them on. That's why we moved the fitting room to your living room (or barn)! From breeches to blankets, if you or your horse can try it on, you can return it, free! Just use the pre-paid return label included in your order within 60 days from the purchase date. And of course, please make sure the item is in like-new condition with original packaging (we said 'fitting room', not 'war room'!).

Why We Love This

The Antares Figure 8 Bridle is an impeccably crafted and innovative jumper bridle. Antarès Sellier has successfully risen to be among the best saddle makers in France. Antares Sellier France specializes in custom made saddles and fine equipment for horses, backed by decades of experience and improvements. This bridle features ultra-soft calfskin padding on the browband, noseband, and along the contoured monocrown that is truly luxurious. The innovative monocrown is designed so that there are no pressure points. Innovative browband, noseband and throat latch all descend from one single piece of leather. Please note the bridle is shown oiled.

Favorite Features

  • Delicate off white fancy stitching on the noseband
  • Stainless steel fittings
  • Buckle closures
  • 1/2" cheeks
  • 3/4" browband
  • 1/2" noseband with 2" wide leather disc
  • Includes 3/4" fancy raised rubber reins with leather rein stoppers

Made in France

Sizing It Up

1 (Cob), 2 (Full) or 3 (O/S).

You Might Like
    Customers Also Shopped For
    Made in Italy. Supreme quality and durability, synonymous ...
    Description:
    Made in Italy. Supreme quality and durability, synonymous with the exceptional comfort they offer to the rider and the horse. These characteristics are proven each day by the great riders who have always chosen the precision and technology offered by ...
    Wellfleet Monocrown Wide Noseband Hunter Bridle is our ...
    Description:
    Wellfleet Monocrown Wide Noseband Hunter Bridle is our favorite choice for Hunter and Derby horses! Wellfleet Bridlework represents the combination of the finest vegetable tanned North American bridle leather available and expert craftsmanship. Designed to alleviate pressure on the sensitive ...
    Wellfleet Monocrown Hunter Bridle is a traditional and ...
    Description:
    Wellfleet Monocrown Hunter Bridle is a traditional and classic choice! Wellfleet Bridlework represents the combination of the finest vegetable tanned North American bridle leather available and expert craftsmanship. Designed to alleviate pressure on the sensitive poll area, the redesigned genuine ...
    The Rodrigo Figure 8 Bridle is created from ...
    Description:
    The Rodrigo Figure 8 Bridle is created from Rodrigo Pessoa's competition-proven designs and then meticulously crafted from hand-finished American leather. Rodrigo bridlework is created with attention to detail that distinguishes top horseshow equipment. Plain raised with genuine sheepskin disk. 3/4" ...
    When only the best will do. Built for ...
    Description:
    When only the best will do. Built for the competitive rider, the Wellfleet Monocrown Flash Bridle is suitable for the show ring and durable enough for everyday use. Wellfleet Bridlework represents the combination of the finest vegetable tanned North American ...
    Made in Italy. Supreme quality and durability, synonymous ...
    Description:
    Made in Italy. Supreme quality and durability, synonymous with the exceptional comfort they offer to the rider and the horse. These characteristics are proven each day by the great riders who have always chosen the precision and technology offered by ...
    For the discerning rider. Red Barn Show Jumping ...
    Description:
    For the discerning rider. Red Barn Show Jumping bridles are designed as a top quality bridle at a competitive price. Handcrafted from the finest English leather you will find all the value added features of more expensive bridles. The Matrix ...
    out of 5
    92% of customers would recommend this product to a friend!
    Tell us what you think!

    SmartPak customers are some of the most conscientious animal owners around. We encourage you to share your experience with the products we sell to help fellow customers to make informed choices for their animals. We do not edit these reviews in any way - they are direct customer-to-customer communication. We do monitor reviews for positive and negative feedback, and use this feedback to improve our selection as well as sharing feedback with product manufacturers to help them improve their products. Please note that we recommend consulting your vet with serious health issues.

    • Review 0
    • Votes 0
    • Discipline:
    • Expertise:
    • Product
      Experience:
    • Competitor:
    Quality
    Value
    Palatability

    Helpful?

    Antares Figure 8 Bridle is rated 4.5833 out of 5 by 12.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful craftsmanship I love this bridle. It is soft and supple with excellent craftsmanship. Attention to detail which is common with all Antares products. Makes my boy look like a million bucks! I rated value 4 stars only because it's so pricey (But worth it).
    Date published: 2012-03-19
    Rated 2 out of 5 by from Too Much of Everything Too much stitching and WAY too many buckles. I bought this bridle for the figure 8 nose band, rubber reins and quality. I got all those but I didn't realize that it would be overloaded with buckles. They are everywhere. So much so that it takes away from the horses face. When you add in the fancy stitching, all you see is bridle. The photo of this bridle is deceptive. The buckles you see in the photo and think are only on one side, are not. They are on both sides. I am going to oil it and hopefully it will tone down the color. This bridle runs large. I have a Warmblood that has always worn a standard size bridle. I have every buckle as high as it will go. You can't punch any more holes because of how it is all one piece. However, the quality is excellent. I would not recommend this bridle and I would not buy it again.
    Date published: 2012-02-06
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it !! Soft, beautiful, stylish.... yup that sums it up. Love all there products !
    Date published: 2011-02-28
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Figure 8 Out There! This is an amazing buy! Sure, it's more than your average figure 8 bridle would cost, but it's TOTALLY worth it! This is the only Figure 8 I will ever use and I will always rely on Antares for top quality products!
    Date published: 2010-07-31
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Bridle on the Market The Antares Figure 8 Bridle is the best bridle on the market. The calf skin padding on the crown, browband, and noseband is very comfortable for the horse and is comparable to the quality of calfskin found on my Hermes saddle. The rest of the leather is excellent quality and doesn't require any breaking in and does not stretch which many of the competitors do. All of the buckles lay to the outside so it is very comfortable for the horse. Hands down the best bridle I've owned.
    Date published: 2010-03-08
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fabulous Bridle! This bridle exceeded my expectations! The leather is superb, the workmanship is top drawer. Every strap is padded including around the mouth. The balance, beauty and symmetry of this bridle is amazing! As for fit, this bridle runs large. I ordered a size 3 (oversize) which he has always worn. It fit our horse on all the top holes. We exchanged it for a size 2 which was perfect. Thank you, Smart Pak, for an easy and fast exchange.
    Date published: 2009-12-21
    • 2016-04-29T16:32CST
    • bvseo_cps, prod_bvrr, vn_cps_3.2.0
    • cp_2, bvpage2n
    • co_hasreviews, tv_1, tr_11
    • loc_en_US, sid_4724, PRD, sort_mostRecent
    • clientName_SmartPak
    Healthy Horses  ❤  Happy Riders