Trotting Shoes

Standard Bred Outer Rim Shoe

This Standardbred has a narrower, longer shape that is very typical of the Standardbred front foot. This aluminum shoe a tough, good wearing shoe for the Standardbred surfaces, but can also be used successfully with Thoroughbreds. The punching is also slightly deeper to help get good nailing. Available unclipped or toe clipped. A 2 mm toe grab is included.

Kerckhaert has recently added a clipped hind to the Standardbred Outer Rim. While its an ideal shape for Standardbreds, it can also be used successfully on Thoroughbreds. It has a strong toe clip, unique surface finish with sole relief. A 2 mm toe grab is included.

Full Swedge

For years the market had no choice in the Standardbred shoe market. The introduction of the Kerckhaert Swedges, made with a tough, durable steel is a dream come true for many. The shapes of the shoes are a significant improvement and the careful consideration seen in the nail placement and support in the heels are noticeable features. Kerckhaert has changed the landscape of the Standardbred racing market.

The Full Swedge hind pattern is being widely used on Trotters. The clipped version of the Kerckhaert Full Swedge offers additional security for the shoeing cycle. The strong toe clip of this shoe will help avoid the problems of shoes sliding back while in performance or in the stall. The support in the heel area, with a slightly wider lateral heel will increase the chances of keeping your horses sound. Excellent shape minimizes time spent on fitting shoes.

Half Swedge Hind

For years the market had no choice in the Standardbred shoe market. The introduction of the Kerckhaert half swedges, made with a tough, durable steel is a dream come true for many. The shapes of the shoes are a significant improvement and the careful consideration seen in the nail placement and support in the heels are noticeable features. Kerckhaert has changed the landscape of the Standardbred racing market.

The clipped version of the Kerckhaert Half Swedge offers additional security for the shoeing cycle. The strong toe clip of this shoe will help avoid the problems of shoes sliding back while in performance or in the stall. The support in the heel area, with a slightly wider lateral heel will increase the chances of keeping your horses sound. Excellent shape minimizes time spent on fitting shoes.

Half Round Front

The Standardbred market has long relied on the half round style to train and race. The Kerckhaert design gives a better heel support and a much more realistic nail pattern to help with the performance of the horse. The excellent shape of the shoes minimizes the amount of work needed to get a good fit. A high quality steel provides excellent wear and support for the foot.

TDR Half Round

Breakover is what these shoes are famous for. This shoe is creased as well, giving good traction as well as breakover. There are three choices of stock size - 1/2", 5/8" & 3/4". Like the rim and training shoes, the half rounds also have extra nail holes.

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