A martingale is designed to prevent the horse from throwing its head up or carrying its head too high when ridden by applying pressure on the head which is then released as the horse lowers its head.

There are different types of martingales as follows:

Standing Martingale

Information about standing martingales and how to fit a standing martingale.

Running Martingale

Information about running martingales and how to fit a running martingale.

Bib Martingale

Information about bib martingales and how to fit a bib martingale.