Model: 100D Adjustable Tree Dressage Saddle
Category: Dressage Saddles
Purchase: I got this saddle for a little under $900 on Ebay.
Likes: It was in beautiful shape. The leather was lovely, the workmanship beautiful. At a walk, the seat was very comfortable and cushy. Once I trotted though, it did not feel balanced, and I couldn't widen the fit of the tree to get it more balanced. It was already at its widest.
Dislikes: The adjustable tree was not very adjustable, and this tree only adjusted to about a medium wide at best. I bought it to "grow" with my youngster, but, as it already was the width he needed, I knew he would outgrow it right away, so I resold it on Ebay. For me, the twist was extremely wide, and I simply couldn't find my "spot" in it. In defense of the saddle, though, everyone has a different body type, so what doesn't work for me works very well for others.
Quality: The construction and quality were very good. I understand the newer models have a much greater scope of adjustment with the adjustable mechanism.
Summary: Just not the saddle for me, but could work well for someone else. Just because it says it is "adjustable" does not mean it will fit any horse.
Author: Buddy's mom
Usefulness Rating: 3.2 out of 5.
10 reader(s) voted.
Prestige 2000D Dressage Saddles
Passier Corona Dressage Saddles
Exselle Exselle Square Raised Bridle and Reins Dressage Saddles
Passier Sirius Dressage Saddles
Black Country Vinici Dressage Saddles
Otto schumacher Profi exklusif Dressage Saddles
Schleese Wave Dressage Saddles
Prestige United Elastic Dressage Saddles
Wintec Isabell CAIR Dressage Saddles
Wintec Dressage Pro Dressage Saddles
Bates Innova Standard Contour Block Dressage Saddles
County Competitor Dressage Saddles
Wintec Pro w/Cair Dressage Saddles
Thornhill Pro-Am Dressure Dressage Saddles
Hildalgo Sattel Hidalgo Venice I Dressage saddle Dressage Saddles
Heritage (bespoke) Saddlery The Cheshire County" VSD Saddle. Dressage Saddles
Ascot Dressage Saddle Dressage Dressage Saddles
Hildalgo Sattel vienna 1 Dressage Saddles
M. Toulouse Larissa Genesis Dressage Saddles
Windsor Elite Dressage Dressage Saddles