Manufacturer: Middleburg (View all products by Middleburg)
Model: Elite Paddock Boots (View all Elite Paddock Boots reviews)
Category: English Casual Apparel
Purchase: I bought these paddock boots from the Dover Saddlery catalog to replace a pair of paddock boots that had worn out. I paid about $89 for them, plus tax and shipping. They are the "top of the line" in the Middleburg line of paddock boots.
Likes: They are well made, of good quality, durable leather. They clean up nicely, accept boot polish beautifully, and they have been very sturdy, holding up to fairly hard use (4-5 times a week)
Dislikes: They have turned out to be fairly painful for me to wear. Perhaps they run a bit narrow - I do have slightly wider feet - I thought perhaps they needed to simply break-in - which they did, very well, but the more I wore them, the more my feet hurt.
Quality: Quite good. The leather, stitching, construction is of high quality. No complaints there.
Summary: They just hurt for some reason. It could be my feet - it could be they were made a bit narrow, with not enough room between the sole and the upper for the ball/toes of the foot - If I lived closer to a tack shop I would have tried them on, but the closest tack shop is over two hours away so I took a gamble and tried these. They just didn't work out for me.
Author: Shagya Enthusiast
Usefulness Rating: 2.2 out of 5.
5 reader(s) voted.
SmartPak Piper Full Seat Breeches English Casual Apparel
FITS Fun In the Saddle Treads WindPro English Casual Apparel
FITS, F.I.T.S. (Fun In The Saddle) A600 Sahara S, All Season Full Seat (B607) English Casual Apparel
SSG Gloves SSG 10 BELOW Waterprrof Style 6400 English Casual Apparel
Devon Aire Sensation Riding Tights English Casual Apparel
TuffRider Ladies Ribb Low Rise Breech English Casual Apparel
TuffRider Ladies Unifleece Front Zip Breeches English Casual Apparel
Ladies Retro Plaid Fullseat Breeches Ladies Retro Plaid Fullseat Breeches English Casual Apparel
Mountain Horse Winnipeg Jacket English Casual Apparel
Kerrits winter breeches English Casual Apparel
Ovation Schooler Helmet English Casual Apparel
Kerrits Flow Rise Performance Riding Tight English Casual Apparel
Devon-Aire 080 CO/ Versailles Breeches English Casual Apparel
Kerrits Microcord Knee Patch Breeches--2012 Model English Casual Apparel
Irideon WindPro Breeches English Casual Apparel
Aerion Soft Shell Jacket English Casual Apparel
Heritage Summer Trainer Riding Gloves English Casual Apparel
Kerrits Breathe Tight II Full Seat English Casual Apparel
Tuff Rider Men's Coolmax Pro Breeches English Casual Apparel
Tropical Rider Endurcool Full Seat Deerskin Low Rise Breeches English Casual Apparel