Originally Posted by BlueMonday
This thread is a little pointless without a Poll. Just saying
Naw, it's just as easy for people to post as to click a choice on a poll. Besides, polls are self-limiting and don't always offer the right choices.
OP, there are some pretty big differences between English and Western disciplines, but they're both equally difficult to learn properly.
I'm an English rider. Even when I switched from riding Saddleseat and English Pleasure over to trail riding, I kept the English tack. Completely personal preference, and has nothing to do with me thinking one riding style is 'better' than another.