Manufacturer: Dover Saddlery (View all products by Dover Saddlery)
Model: Circuit Grand Prix (View all Circuit Grand Prix Jumping Saddle reviews)
Category: Jumping Saddles
Purchase: I bought this saddle new from dover saddlery for about $700, to originally fit my 16.1h Quarter horse. However after I sold that horse I bought a 1.3 hand big barreled TB.
Likes: I like the feel of the saddle and actually prefer it to some of the $3000+ Prestiege saddles. I is now over 3 years old and is hardly worn at all
Dislikes: My saddle was MUCH lighter in person than in the catalogue and although it has changed color somewhat, it still has retained some of its orange coloring. This saddle is also VERY HEAVY. This saddle also promote some fairly serious perching problems on my low withered horse, however on my high withered TB, it doesn't. This saddle also fits very wide and it's gullet is very shallow and sloped. It actually has caused fairly sever wither rubs on my TB. I don not suggest buying this saddle without test-riding it. This saddle also is very deep and is really hard to 'get out of' while jumping
Quality: Good solid construction. It hardly has any wear and it looks almost new.
Summary: If it fits your horse and doesn't cause any severe riding problems, the feel of it is great. If you have a "hard to fit" saddle or a low withered horse, or just like to lean forward, this most likely is not the saddle for you.
Author: Liz S.
Usefulness Rating: 3.1 out of 5.
10 reader(s) voted.
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
M. Toulouse Marielle Monoflap Jump Saddle Jumping Saddles
Devoucoux Socoa / calfskin Jumping Saddles
Antares Medium deep seat full calfskin Jumping Saddles