The Triumph is a drop forged aluminum shoe that has an optimum front shape. These shoes are commonly used by the western pleasure market as well as the hunter and Thoroughbred shoer. Well-placed nail holes allow for good nailing and choices when the wall is less than perfect. The sole relief is built in - saving you time. The Triumph is available clipped or unclipped so you have the choices you need. The material is a high grade aluminum that provides good wear and strength.