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post #1 of 9 Old 08-27-2010, 06:49 PM Thread Starter
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Gloves?

Does anyone have any recommendations on gloves? I have been getting really bad blisters from the braided reins I use. I've even been using a light blue pair of Rugged Wear gloves to no avail. I'm so sick of getting blisters from the reins on my ring fingers.

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post #2 of 9 Old 08-27-2010, 06:55 PM
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I have a pair of synthetic riding gloves from Dover, and they work great for me. Only about $5.
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post #3 of 9 Old 08-27-2010, 07:08 PM
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SSG's! They will last foreverrrrrrr

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post #4 of 9 Old 08-27-2010, 07:22 PM
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Aha, that's the name of them! SSGs.
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post #5 of 9 Old 08-27-2010, 07:49 PM
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I have SSG's as well and they are really great

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post #6 of 9 Old 08-27-2010, 09:02 PM
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SSG has some good non slip palm ones. They even have a winter pair of gloves that puts your pointer, middle and ring finger together with your pinky alone so you can put the reins through your hands properly.
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post #7 of 9 Old 08-27-2010, 09:42 PM
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I have issues with the skin being very easily ripped off the fingers. I ALWAYS wear gloves. I use this pair Dover Saddlery | SSG® Lycrochet Ultraflex Riding Gloves. and love them. Very comfortable and those holes on top (I believe top is cotton) keep the heat and sweat down.
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post #8 of 9 Old 08-27-2010, 09:45 PM
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I have a pair of Ariat gloves that I love, they are kind of pricey but my brother bought them for me for christmas.
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post #9 of 9 Old 08-27-2010, 09:47 PM
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I loooove SSGs.
Granted, I only wear gloves when riding cross country (and sometimes not even then) but SSGs pretty much last forever. I had a pair for about 8 years that I rode in almost every day.

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