View Full Version : Anyone ride in a Wintec Pro Stock CS or Endurance saddle?
Mar. 28, 2010, 03:03 PM
Was looking into these for trail riding for my Mom (5'10", rides a gaited mare)
Anyone have experience with these? Would love some reviews!
Mar. 28, 2010, 04:53 PM
I like to check http://www.horsetackreview.com/
Everyone has different experiences, but at least it gives you an idea.
Mar. 28, 2010, 05:01 PM
I thought the Wintec Endurance seemed to fit narrower than the other models, but like the greater weight distribution and extra D-rings. A couple of folks at my barn have them and like them better than the other Wintecs.
I personally can't stand the poleys on the Aussie-style saddles. They feel constrictive and I feel like I'm trapped.
Mar. 28, 2010, 06:03 PM
I've ridden in an older, pre-CAIR version of the second one posted. I loooved it, so comfy. And the extended panels were good for the horse, more weight distributed over a larger surface.
I'm not a fan of the CAIR system however, so I'd try and find an older one on ebay or something that was pre-CAIR. BUT some folks love the CAIR, so I guess it just varies. :)