The Horse Forum (http://www.horseforum.com/forumindex.php)
- Horse Tack and Equipment (/horse-tack-equipment/)
- - full seat breeches (http://www.horseforum.com/horse-tack-equipment/full-seat-breeches-3932/)
full seat breeches
I had a lesson today and my instructor had us sit the trot with no stirrups. My horses trot is a bit bouncy and I was sliding all over the place. At one point I actually slid off onto the ground in slow motion, lol. My instructor suggested that I get some full seat breeches. But they're so expensive and I might have to wait a week or two until I can order some. In the mean time what should I do? Should I try some of that saddle tite stuff? Does that work? Or should I super super glue my butt to the saddle, lol. Thanks.
Grabbing a handful of mane might help. You might also look into some of the cheaper breeches, I have seen them for as little as $40 at amazon.com if you don't mind buying online. Are you ridng in a school saddle or your own? If its the schools do they have any with a suede seat? that can help too.
do you have a pair of chaps?, they can help too!! yes grabbing a hand full of main dies help, i used to cross my sturrips over the pommel when i found my self to bouncy in the saddle, one of the tricks i did to streinthen my leg's for that was i got a thigh buster...that help a lot
lol uuummmm no!! just becare about the bal they had some thing about it on kake a while back about the ball.
I've never tried the saddle tite stuff, so I can't comment.
It sounds like you are very stiff in your hips; let your legs hang very long and feel the motion...right side drops, left side drops, right side drops, etc...relax your thighs and let your hips follow that motion. I honestly can't imagine that a stickier seat will help much, but I'm not going to nay-say your instructor.
Anyway, I don't know if full-seaters will help you, but I love them; they tend to last a lot longer, so I think they're worth the extra green.
it's definitely an issue of the saddle being to slippery. i was trotting bareback and had no problem staying on.
Fair enough. How is your shopping going? :)
i think i'm going to try the full seats. i found a pair online for about $65 including shipping.
|All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:15 AM.|
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2016 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.