FLEXIRIDE™ Stage by Stage Construction

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FLEXIRIDE™ is the recognised all-in-one surface. We believe it to be the most economical and versatile surface available on the market to date.



TURFFLOAT™, the same fibre as used at the World Equestrian Games and Olympics, combined with Equisilicasand, is the ultimate performance surface from Equestrian Direct.

Why Choose Equestrian Direct?


Equestrian Direct is a riding arena specialist, with more than 30 years’ experience providing quality equestrian surfaces.

Whether you are looking to improve an existing equestrian surface, building an arena on a budget or installing a ménage for professional or competition use, Equestrian Direct provides all-weather, frost-resistant rubber, carpet and fibre surfaces, or use on indoor and outdoor arenas as well as gallops.

Quality Assured Products

High quality, long-lasting, cost-effective, all-weather arena surfaces, suitable for all equestrian disciplines.

30 Plus Years' Experience

Equestrian Direct has been a market leader in equestrian surfaces for more than three decades.

Try Before You Buy

Equestrian Direct offer a unique ‘try before you buy’ experience at either its Warwickshire HQ or a selected competition and private yards around the UK, allowing customers to buy with confidence.

Contact us to get a free no-obligation quote and free samples today.

Arena & Gallop Surfaces

Equestrian Direct has been at the forefront of new and cost effective quality horse riding ARENAS and GALLOP surfaces since the growth of the equestrian all weather surface industry in the early 1990′s. We have successfully completed thousands of projects in the UK and many in Europe, and continue to be one of the UK horse industry’s most popular choices when it comes to arena and gallop surfacing.

We pride ourselves on providing a quality riding surface to suit your requirements and budget, whether for leisure or professional / commercial use. Our range of surfaces suit indoor and outdoor horse riding arenas and we are happy to provide full construction or supply the surface alone.

Through diligent research, we are able to source innovative new surface options, all of which perform to a high level but will have no detrimental effect to the environment.

With a dedicated team, who ride at all levels and disciplines our customers have access to first hand experienced equine knowledge – covering all areas of the equine market, allowing us to offer more suitable products specific to our individual customers requirements.

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Flexiride is our proprietary product

An all-in-one surface designed to provide all-weather use, Flexiride® is the recognised equestrian arena surface from Equestrian Direct. We believe it to be the most economical synthetic surface available on the market and it’s extremely versatile, Flexiride is an ideal surface for most types of equestrian disciplines.


Ben Way

"Amazing performance, very low maintenance, incredible value"

Ben Way

Izzy Taylor

"For me, the Flexiride surface ticks all the boxes."

Izzy Taylor