To Poppy: My friend has a wintec that I used to use sometimes, (it's an A/P), they're def gr8 4 the $, but I don't like the feel of wintec synthetic leather.
Saddlebag, I jump once a week. I have an A/P borelli that my instructor found for free, and I checked it, tree was sound and it works fine for me and my pony. But, it doesn't work great, wide for pony. Also, I don't like jumping in A/Ps, since every time I've tried I got smaked in the rear by the back of saddle. I <3 my saddle for flatwork, and the wintec for trails, but for jumping, and to practice position, I'd like to get a cc or jumping saddle. I can go to the local farm store that sells used tack on consignment to look at saddles soon. At that place you can return saddles within 48hrs of purchase, so I won't b stuck w/ it if it doesn't work for us. Stubbens and collegiates are nice used too right?
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