Originally Posted by Saddlebag
The high horn and deep seat make it ideal for barrel racing. We couldn't afford specialized saddles so we gamed in anything that had two stirrups and a cinch.
Yep pretty much same here, my last saddle was a trail saddle and I couldn't manage to stay back in the seat, which is why I wanted a barrel saddle. I figured since I needed a new saddle anyways (old one didn't fit my horse) I might as well look for a barrel saddle, but I like the one I got
Not that I'm a big gamer or anything, I just do it for fun