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A Hike in the History

Attwood Equestrian Surfaces was founded by Nick Attwood in 1992. Before this, Nick was an R&D Scientist for En Tout Cas, the first synthetic surfaces company in the World. Over the last 24 years, Attwood Equestrian Surfaces has constructed some of the most prominent riding arenas in the USA, and our customers include many top-drawer competitors and trainers. Our story began with several private farms in Oklahoma, and we have now completed over 500 installations in 42 out of the 50 states of the U.S.A.

Synthetic Wax based Racetracks – Good or bad?

The jury is out on Synthetic Wax based Racetracks. At one time, not in the distant past, they were touted as the next big thing in horse racing, and had potential to revolutionize the sport. They had numerous potential advantages over riding on dirt or grass, and many race clubs around the World were scrambling to upgrade their footing.