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XxXequinegrlXxX 12-22-2009 08:10 PM

Roma Open Front Boots
 
I was just wondering if anyone on here has experience with these boots. I just recently bought a pair because me and my horse are doing more jumping. any thoughts on theses are wonderful :D

heres the exact pair i have: Roma Fleece Lined Open Front Boots

StormyBlues 12-23-2009 10:20 AM

I personally don't like them because they don't have the gel insert that let's the feltlock flex, and I HATE fleece....

sillybunny11486 12-23-2009 10:47 AM

I prefer SMBs to any other type of boots. They are alot more versitile. I would however use a harder type jump boot if the horse is known to kick itself.

barnprincess 12-23-2009 03:55 PM

I love those boots i have them in blue. dont use smbs to jump either they are too resrictive.

sillybunny11486 12-23-2009 04:13 PM

How do you clean the fleece?

StormyBlues 12-23-2009 04:32 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by barnprincess (Post 498654)
dont use smbs to jump either they are too resrictive.

Quite wrong. Many top level riders use them and like them

sillybunny11486 12-23-2009 04:39 PM

^^ i've jumped 4 foot something with them w/o a problem. You see eventers using them for XC all the time.

XxXequinegrlXxX 12-23-2009 06:20 PM

thanks for your opinions guyss

UnrealJumper 12-24-2009 12:25 AM

i barrel race with SMB boots =P and i use shedrow open front boots for jumping. I like those boots but i think keeping the fleece clean would bug me ahah.

gypsygirl 12-24-2009 06:05 AM

i like them, except the fleece ! do they come with neoprene ?

i personally dont like smb boots because they hold water & get pretty hot.


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