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    11-17-2011, 06:48 PM
  #1
Showing
Eskadrons

I've been saving up for a good pair of jumping boots that I can use for hunters and eventing. I'd like to be able to use them in water on the cross country course and not have to have a separate pair just for XC. A lot of people reccomend Eskadrons, but there are so many kinds. Which do you suggest?
     
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    11-17-2011, 07:26 PM
  #2
Trained
I really love woof boots. They are neoprene so they wont hold water. They last a good long time, I've had my current ones for 5yrs and they still look great. You can get them from dover for about 30-some dollars.
     
    11-17-2011, 08:12 PM
  #3
Yearling
As always, I'll suggest the Dalmar Eventing boots. I have a pair of hind ones and just love them.
     
    11-17-2011, 08:41 PM
  #4
Showing
I've never tried Eskadrons, but I've heard they are nice. Pricey though (at least those I've seen in Dover). Like gypsy I use Woof on my mares.
     
    11-17-2011, 08:47 PM
  #5
Green Broke
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Originally Posted by Arksly    
As always, I'll suggest the Dalmar Eventing boots. I have a pair of hind ones and just love them.
Those are nice but....YIKES, expensive!
     
    11-17-2011, 09:50 PM
  #6
Weanling
Neoprene will probably be your best option - waterproof, sturdy and easy to clean.
     
    11-17-2011, 10:58 PM
  #7
Showing
Thanks for the input. Woofs are nice, but I would rather have more huntery tones for use in the hunter ring. Here's a few options from Dover:

http://www.doversaddlery.com/eskadro...-04095/cn/117/
http://www.doversaddlery.com/eskadro...1-0431/cn/117/
http://www.doversaddlery.com/eskadro...-04263/cn/117/
http://www.doversaddlery.com/eskadro...-04943/cn/117/

Obviously I would buy the rear boots as well for whichever I chose.
     
    11-18-2011, 12:18 AM
  #8
Yearling
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Originally Posted by VanillaBean    
Those are nice but....YIKES, expensive!
But totally worth IMO.
     
    11-18-2011, 12:43 AM
  #9
Started
I thought boots were frowned upon in the hunter ring.
     
    11-18-2011, 07:49 AM
  #10
Showing
Personally I think $100+ for neoprene-lined boots is way too much, but it's just me. If you are totally set on Eskadrons then I'd go with the leather ones myself. Neoprene ones don't look new/very nice after couple months of every day use (at least in my experience).
     

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