Horse Tack Review

Submit your reviews! We will be giving away a pair of the HandsOn Grooming Gloves for the best review posted from now until November 31st. Please sign up below for the November 1, 2016 newsletter for additional information on how to enter.

Jes Elite Dressage
Dressage Saddles

For Sale on eBay

For Sale on Amazon

Manufacturer: Schleese (View all products by Schleese Saddlery)

Model: Jes Elite Dressage (View all JES Elite Dressage Saddle reviews)

Category: Dressage Saddles

Purchase: Bought the saddle used from a local rep about 5 yrs ago. Paid 2600 CAN. Had never tried a Schleese before, but was hooked after a test ride on this one...

Likes: Very soft seat, provides support AND freedom to move, attractive looking saddle, excellent/beautiful leather, wearing very well, feels good to sit in.

Dislikes: Schleese doesn't come to my area so i have to hire a saddle fitter from a different company to do the adjustments. As far as the saddle itself goes, don't have a single beef about it and I have been riding in it for 5 years. In fact, I liked it so much I have since bought 4 other dressage saddles from Schleese for a variety of different horses.

Quality: Excellent. Leather is beautiful, soft and a lovely dark brown colour. No problems at all with the Flair and I live in an extreme climate. Saddle tree withstood a horse laying down with the saddle on! Billets still in excellent shape. All the stitching is absolutely intact. I have 3 other schleeses at the moment and they are all in excellent condition. Expensive saddles, but you get what you pay for.

Summary: I'm A HUGE SCHLEESE FAN. I recommend Schleese far above any other brand I've tried (DK, Passier, Amerigo, Ridgemont, Collegiate, etc) I have had several of their saddles so I think I can reasonably profess to their quality and usability. Even though Schleese doesn't come to my area it is very easy to get a hold of them (they often get back to you within hours) and they are quick on repairs, etc. I also find the company extremely accommodating.... they bend over backwards to make sure their saddle makes you happy. They will design a saddle for you or they will keep sending more out until you are happy. Their website keeps me up to date on all their new stuff, and NO, I'm not a schleese dealer/rep and I have no affiliation to them at all.

Rating: 5

Author: happy tack-a-holic

Date: 0000-00-00

Usefulness Rating: 2.5 out of 5.
24 reader(s) voted.

Please give us your opinion..

Click Here To Submit Your Own Review

Other Reviews You May Find Interesting

Supra Synthetic Dressage Saddle Dressage Saddles
Henri De Rivel Pro Buffalo Dressage Saddles
Zaldi Sanjorge Dressage Saddles
Amerigo Alto Pinerolo Dressage Saddles
Avalon D Dressage Saddles
Thorowgood T4 High Wither Dressage Saddle Dressage Saddles
Ghost Roma Dressage Saddles
Klimke Miller Dressage Saddles
Devoucoux Milady Dressage Saddles
Bond Street Pegasus Dressage Saddles
Cynron Pegasus Dressage Dressage Saddles
Hermes Corlandus Dressage Saddles
Rembrandt Integra - Non Adjustable Dressage Saddles
Prestige Venus K Dressage Saddles
Albion Revelation #87532 Dressage Saddles
Schleese Wave Dressage Saddles
County Saddlery County Perfection Dressage Saddles
Equipe Platinum Bocelli Dressage Saddles
Custom Saddlery Icon Flight Dressage Saddles
Collegiate 6521 / Monarch Dressage Saddles