Manufacturer: Prestige Saddles (View all products by Prestige Saddle)
Model: Jumper R (View all Jumper R reviews)
Category: Jumping Saddles
Purchase: Purchased on line through VTO (who are wonderful, by the way)for $3400 with free shipping and free leathers.
Likes: This saddle is so nice. Soft leather at the seat and knee rolls with firm leather flaps. It is hand stitched and it shows. The leather is top notch, the stitching is beautiful. The seat is deep and holds your upper body in a perfect position. The first day that I rode in it I did flat work at the walk, trot, extended trot, sitting trot, canter and hand gallop and I felt very comfortable at every gate. Then I took some lower (3') fences and moved up from there into a few 3'6" and 3'9" combinations. I felt wonderfully placed at each level and very secure. If your budget allows and you're in to jumping - this is a great saddle investment.
Dislikes: Price is up there.
Quality: Soft leather at the seat and knee rolls, firm leather flaps with perfect hand stitching. Wonderfully constructed.
Summary: If you can afford a hand made (made in Italy) hand crafted saddle and you're willing to invest in a saddle with great resale value (but check out the used saddle boards and you'll see that no one ever resells these saddles)this is one to buy.
Author: Back in the saddle again
Usefulness Rating: 3 out of 5.
9 reader(s) voted.
Dark Horse Saddlery Dressage and Jump saddles Jumping Saddles
Zaldi Jump saddle Jumping Saddles
Zaldi jump saddle Jumping Saddles
Black Country Vinici Jump Jumping Saddles
Marcel Toulouse Legano Jumping Saddles
Thornhill Pro Trainer Le Monde Monoflap Saddle Jumping Saddles
Tekna S-line Jump Jumping Saddles
DG Stackhouse Custom Jumping saddle Jumping Saddles
Albion K2 jump saddle Jumping Saddles
Zaldi Top Jump Jumping Saddles
CWD Sellier Se01 CWD saddle Jumping Saddles
CWD CWD 2G hunter jumper saddle Jumping Saddles
Stubben Juventus S Jumping Saddles
Stubben S Get Connected Jumping Saddles
Cottage Craft Padded Jumping Saddle Jumping Saddles
Marcel Toulouse Stadia X/P Jumping Saddles
Albion K2 Jump Jumping Saddles
Heritage Bespoke Saddlery Kontact Jumping/Event Jumping Saddles
County Innovation Jumping Saddles
L'Apogee LXI Jumping Saddles