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    05-13-2012, 05:18 PM
  #1
Foal
Shorts for a newbie to buy?????

I'm going to a dude ranch next week with my family. I was looking for a some shorts with padding to cover my butt. Any suggestions? We will be riding a few hours each day. Thanks from a newbie
     
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    05-13-2012, 05:25 PM
  #2
Banned
Do not wear shorts unless you want massive chafing on the inside of your legs.

And don't worry about padding your butt. It's your groin that's going to hurt and no amount of padding is going to help that. Only time in the saddle, that gets your groin muscles to stretch that way, will prevent that pain.
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    05-13-2012, 05:33 PM
  #3
Foal
I'm sorry, I left out that I was going to wear jeans. Thanks for the tip.
     
    05-13-2012, 05:59 PM
  #4
Banned
Advil will be more useful than padded shorts.
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    05-13-2012, 06:08 PM
  #5
Trained
There was some brand of padded undershorts that somebody brought up before. I think it was Joe.
     
    05-13-2012, 06:14 PM
  #6
Trained
Ok, I found it.

Padded Riding Shorts for Him

http://www.saddlebums.com/sadbumridsho.html (Shorts for her.. )
     
    05-14-2012, 12:46 AM
  #7
Foal
Thanks, I'll check it out!
     
    05-14-2012, 12:32 PM
  #8
Weanling
I've also heard that "compression shorts," like what many cyclists wear, work well for horseback riding.

I'm female, ride in a Tucker saddle and I ride a gaited horse. . .so I've never had a need for them.

Have fun on your trip!
     
    05-14-2012, 01:13 PM
  #9
Green Broke
Are you male or female ?
The saddle bums are very nice for a man under other pants. They prevent rubbing and protect the inside of your thighs from the seam in jeans. They have a bit of tail bone padding and hold your privates up tight like and athletic support. THey are a bit warm in that area in the summer. I wore mine under baseball pants before it got hot.
     
    05-14-2012, 11:10 PM
  #10
Foal
I am a guy. Thanks everybody. I think I'm going to order the saddle bums.
     

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