All About Prestige Saddles
Are you a horse riding enthusiast? Horseback riding has become a popular form of recreation and a favorite sport for thousands of people. Along with horse riding comes a host of accessories that need to be bought. Things like riding boots, riding clothes, and saddles, are just a few of the things needed to ride a horse successfully.
There is a vast amount of different companies, sizes and shapes of these accessories. Let's take saddles as an example. Not only are there hundreds of companies that manufacture saddles, but even within the same company, there are so many different kinds of saddles - each with different measurements, made with different materials, and made for different purposes.
How do you know which one is right for you and which one to choose? Fortunately, there is a vast amount of horseback riding information online. In this article, I will talk about Prestige saddles.
Prestige saddles are made in Italy. They are made with quality and workmanship in mind and they are not cheap. Many highly experienced riders & trainers have Prestige saddles. Some Prestige saddles come straight from Italy and you have to wait six to eight weeks to get them. It is a long wait, but it's well worth it. The feel and the workmanship of Prestige saddles are hard to find. Among popular saddle designs is the Prestige Dressage Saddle.
There are some Prestige dealers in the United States that are authorized to adjust the Prestige saddles that they sell. The way it works is like this: you first come in to test ride on a saddle that they have in stock. When you find one that fits perfectly, you've found your size. Then if they have Prestige saddles in stock, they will adjust it to fit your horse and you. However, if you can't afford a new Prestige saddle, then you might have to settle for a used Prestige saddle. Used Prestige Saddles can be found online.
Prestige saddles are made with very advanced technology available. It is made with only the best Italian leather; it is super soft, yet strong and smooth. The design is also exquisite. And it doesn't end there. It promotes great overall balance and perfect position of the legs. Once you ride with a Prestige saddle, it is hard to go back to a regular saddle.
The downside is that it doesn't come cheap. The workmanship and fine quality of leather demand a fine price too. This kind of saddle is not made for beginning horseback riders.
But if you're an experienced rider or trainer, you know exactly what measurements you want, and you have the cash, why not splurge on a Prestige saddle?