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post #1 of 3 Old 02-05-2012, 02:28 AM Thread Starter
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western to english sizing??

Currently im riding a 16' western saddle, but im looking into buying a dressage saddle. However, im unsure of the sizing. The one im looking at asks if you want a regular or wide size and it only comes in 17 or 18'? Im assuming a 17' but not sure if the regular or wide choice??

*also, the reason im looking is because im wanting to be able to ride both western and english events in 4-H, and I just like riding both of them eqaully. And I heard that a dressage saddle offers more room in the shoulders for a TWH*

This is what im planning on getting just in case you wanna look or comment?
EquiRoyal Pro Am Dressage Saddle - Statelinetack.com

Any ideas or comments are welcome, please and thank yous!!
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post #2 of 3 Old 02-05-2012, 02:37 AM
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Generally, you add 2 on to your western size, so I would go with an 18 inch. I can'r help you with width as every brand is different.
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post #3 of 3 Old 02-05-2012, 09:39 AM
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I second that!
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