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post #1 of 5 Old 05-27-2012, 08:53 PM Thread Starter
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Question Saddle Decision Time

I have a wintec allpurpose saddle at the moment.
I was just wondering weather it is best to have a straight jumping saddle and straight dressage saddle or keep my allpurpose?
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post #2 of 5 Old 05-27-2012, 09:00 PM
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Do you event?

Personally I think one of each but I'm not an expert or anything like that.

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post #3 of 5 Old 05-27-2012, 09:12 PM
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You will always be struggling against the saddle in dressage, if you ride in an allpurpose. It just makes it harder to keep your leg down and under you. You can do it, but I bet you can do it better in a dressage saddle.
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post #4 of 5 Old 05-27-2012, 09:16 PM Thread Starter
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reply to all your messages

thing is I am looking to buy a cheaper status saddle? Im not too sure if its a crappy brand? I do event I compete nearly every weekend. Does this ake a difference?
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post #5 of 5 Old 05-27-2012, 09:30 PM
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If you are serious about your competing I think it makes a world of difference to have two saddles. If you're putting that much time and money into your events, it only makes sense to have gear that will give you the best advantage.
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