Originally Posted by StormyBlues
I have heard that wintec western saddles are bad, why?
IMO, I think they look "fake" or "toy like". I don't like them at all. I feel as though they could fall apart at any minute, not that they actually will. I don't know, I just really don't like them.
As far as your other questions go, yes you can wear a helmet, and yes you can use your English bridle.