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hoofbeatsaremyheartbeats7 05-22-2013 07:49 PM

breeches vs jodhpurs?
 
Just wondering what the difference is? As far as I can tell I've heard the two terms used interchangably so is there a difference?

MelissaAnn 05-23-2013 10:06 AM

Breeches are generally liworn under boots or half chaps, jodhpurs are worn over boots/chaps. Usually by kids or people who ride gaited horses.

waresbear 05-24-2013 07:41 PM

This is the thread where is was decided - http://www.horseforum.com/horse-talk...ed-now-133687/

hoofbeatsaremyheartbeats7 05-25-2013 12:43 PM

Thank you! now i understand why my breeches are so short, I've been wearing tall winter boots all winter but i guess i need to get some half chaps now to go with my short boots.... a couple inches of bare leg between my boot and my breeches is doing nothing good for me!

waresbear 05-25-2013 01:16 PM

Even the thought of that gives me the willies!
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michaelvanessa 05-28-2013 04:37 PM

breeches and jodphers.
 
i have both and i like them both but if i was doing jumping i would use my breeches.
i would say 50/50 on that one.


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