Author Topic: Jump bar length  (Read 1361 times)

Amy McGovern

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Re: Jump bar length
« Reply #15 on: February 04, 2019, 08:51:09 AM »
The most common across the country is 4ft.... 5ft is becoming semi-rare.

I can't speak for all organizations, but in AKC and USDAA we see almost entirely 5' bars. The panel jump is the only thing that is routinely 4' wide. When I go to NADAC trials the jumps all seem freakishly tiny to me and the courses feel very tight because of the 4' bars. I upgraded to all 5' bars when I moved to Tennessee.

Just for fun, if your want "freakishly tiny", run teacup sometime  ;D They are 30" bars and only 6' apart!


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