The Horse Forum

The Horse Forum (/)
-   Horse Tack and Equipment (http://www.horseforum.com/horse-tack-equipment/)
-   -   Spurs? (http://www.horseforum.com/horse-tack-equipment/spurs-131259/)

ElvenAngel81 07-17-2012 07:03 PM

Spurs?
 
Hey guys, I ride Hunters/huntseat/jumpers. Sometimes schooling show dressage classes.
Thinking about investing in spurs, but I'm not sure what type. Any suggestions or is it based on preference/how much pressure you need? Also, how do you measure for them? Would I just have to go to a tack store and try them on, or could I find a pair here or craigslist it and get some for cheaper?
Posted via Mobile Device

SorrelHorse 07-17-2012 07:08 PM

I generally find that they are pretty easy to adjust to your boot size, I still try them on though. To be honest, I couldn't "size" spurs for the life of me, I kinda go by eyesight and it has worked for me so far.

When I ride english I just use some plain ol' clip on ball point spurs, or spurs without rowels.


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:42 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0