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Breeches.. or not?

I have but then I've also worn skinny jeans, they worked nice too.

I don't wear the tall boots, I just wear my paddock boots. :cool:
 

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i wear breaches cause they give me better grip
 

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i also wear thicker tights from wal mart....lasts a long time cooler and works both english and western. but thats just me. i have riding pants but i only show in them. thoes suckers are TIGHT....so much easier to slip on the leggins.....jmo
 

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jodphurs here, i wear them just to the yard here because their warmer than jeans and don't hold the water. i have 5 pairs now, i do ride in jeans but only on beach rides as i won't be spending hours in the saddle and they give the grip bareback
 

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it depends.

usually I wear whatever I happen to be wearing. Most of the time thats Jeans but recently its been Pj bottoms and sweatpants! haha.

In the summer I will ride in shorts on the odd occasion, but I don't tend to wear shorts alot as it is.

The only time i will wear breaches is when I'm at a show or forced against my own will, I hate them!
 

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i rub really bad when i wear jeans so i have come to a great resolution:

when riding western: jeans

when riding english:breeches and half chaps
 

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I'm on the larger side, so heavier sweat pants work for general riding/training.
I have considered "riding Jeans" but, the prices for specialized jeans, breeches etc seem extreme for the dirt and beating they will take. I obviously don't compete, though..
 

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Normally no but it depends on what the rest of the day is like and what I was doing prior to going out to ride :)
 

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I used to always wear jeans in the summer, and sweats& snowpants in the winter. My winter attire has not changed, but I have been coming around to breeches in the summer. I simply happened because, at shows, I would take off my boots and put on comfy shoes, but not take off my breeches because they are so comfy..I am thinking I will be ordering some cute training breeches in the spring for practice. :)
 

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I wear snug jeans. Them are solid and the denim is rough enough so it helps me to keep the balance.

With jeans, in the summertime I wear rubber riding boots and in the wintertime half chaps with safety shoes.
 

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I wear jodhpurs before that I use to wear track suit trousers...yes! because I didn't have jodhpurs then.

As far as jeans is concern my trainer and the equestrian centre people advised not to wear jeans so I didn't.

I don't know much difference between the two (while riding as I never tried jeans while riding) however I would say jodhpurs are much more flexible and easy when riding (atleast I found that).

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Jehanzeb
 

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My favorite combinations are tall boots + breeches and jodhs + half chaps. I also have worn jodhs + full chaps, shorts + full chaps, and jeans + half chaps, but I don't like those options as much.
 

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I've never worn anything but jeans while riding!
 
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