Manufacturer: Wintec (View all products by Wintec)
Model: Isabell Werth (View all Isabell Dressage Saddle reviews)
Category: Dressage Saddles
Purchase: This saddle came with the horse I recently purchased. I believe New it costs about 900 euros
Likes: The euqui-suede is soft and very comfertable. It is ideal for people who do not like cleaning tack. Also the price is very affordable.
Dislikes: I am not too convinced about the seat- I absoultly hate riding with the knee-rolls in, especially the big ones. Somehow it gives a very "forced" position. The seat is also a bit too deep for me and to high infront. Without the knee rolls I find the saddle more comfertable. I find it hard to fit on some horses- I prefere wool flocked saddles, and I am not to convinced about the gullet change system as I have seen lots of saddles where the screw loosens and the gullet moves and pinches into the horses withers.
Quality: The quality is reasonable- especially considerinng the price. However with heavy use the equi-suede wears down quite fast.
Summary: Good "first" dressage saddle, good price and low maintance- but do not expect it to last more then a few years- especially with heavy use. I would personoally not buy one, and would advice anyone to consider investing in a real leather saddle instead of buying a wintec- but then thats just my personal preferrence. The good thing about wintec is that they are cheap so they make a good second saddle- ie. if you are into drssage invest in a good quality dressage saddle, and then buy a wintec jumping saddle for the occasional jumping session.
Author: Dressage rider
Usefulness Rating: 2 out of 5.
3 reader(s) voted.
Custom Saddlery Icon Flight Dressage Saddles
Collegiate 6521 / Monarch Dressage Saddles
Dixieland Saddlery Dixieland Butterfly Trail Saddle Dressage Saddles
Tudor Estate Dressage Saddle Dressage Saddles
Passier Dressage Saddle Corona Dressage Saddles
rocky creek hill flirt Dressage Saddles
County Saddlery Perfection saddle - New Zealand agent Dressage Saddles
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