The Chronicle of the Horse
MagazineNewsHorse SportsHorse CareCOTH StoreVoicesThe Chronicle UntackedDirectoriesMarketplaceDates & Results
Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan. 30, 2006

    Default Black Country dressage rider fitting?

    Does anyone have experience riding in an Eloquence that could tell me if it tends to fit on the smaller or roomier side for the rider. I have to have any used saddles mailed to me, so I'm trying to narrow it down. I tend to be between a 17 and a 17.5 on dressage saddles, but I know that the Vega dressage in a 17 and the Niedersuss in a 16.75 are too small. The Albion 17.5 seems too big though, so any feedback would be MUCH appreciated ?!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Dec. 11, 2004


    I'd say it tends to fit on the more roomier side. I feel like it's not quite as deep as some others (but deep enough for me), and it's got a bit of a wider twist so I think that makes it feel less constricting.

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct. 6, 2002
    Philadelphia PA


    I have an Eden, I also think it fits a bit "roomier"
    "The Son Dee Times" "Sustained" "Somerset" "Franklin Square"

Similar Threads

  1. Black Country Saddle Fit Jumping to Dressage
    By RedRyderKy in forum Eventing
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: May. 16, 2012, 11:32 AM
  2. Black Country dressage saddle (updated w/pix)
    By staceyk in forum Eventing
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: Feb. 6, 2012, 06:08 AM
  3. Replies: 33
    Last Post: Jul. 19, 2011, 04:43 PM
  4. county vs black country for rider comfort
    By jillya in forum Hunter/Jumper
    Replies: 21
    Last Post: Nov. 6, 2010, 09:24 PM
  5. Replies: 26
    Last Post: Jan. 26, 2009, 03:45 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts