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ivy62
Sep. 18, 2010, 08:22 PM
My horse, new horse goes in a JP Korsteel loose ring rubber snaffle. I believe the mouth piece is metal but rubber covered. Is it allowed and if not what would be a good bit for him? He has a very soft mouth and didn't like the KK loose ring french link either...

mg
Sep. 18, 2010, 10:05 PM
Yes, it is legal.

http://www.usef.org/documents/ruleBook/2010/08-DR.pdf

DR121.15


Figure 1. Bits Permitted in Dressage.
All bits (in A and B below) must be smooth and with a solid surface...Bits (including curb and/or bridoon bits of a double bridle) must be made of metal or rigid plastic and may be covered with rubber (in manufactured state); flexible rubber bits are not permitted, except as noted below, under A.