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Euroriding saddles.. any opinions on them?

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  • Euroriding saddles.. any opinions on them?

    I am looking at a Euroriding saddle to try out. From what I can find to read they sound pretty good. Was wondering if anyone has had any personal experience with them to share? Thanks!

  • #2
    They are really light , and really comfortable!
    It fits so many horses.
    had a training horse that came with one of those, and I'd buy it in a heartbeat if it was available.

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      #3
      Well.. that's good to hear cause I bought on on ebay last night! I googled them and they sounded really good. It was a great price so I went for it Thanks for the input!

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      • #4
        For what it's worth, I have a Euroriding saddle, a Saffir, that must be 20 years old. While it is an ugly color - dk brown with an olive-y seat I tried to die once, it is amazingly comfortable. It is a most basic piece of tack, a wider seat, no excess padding, and allows me to move. Mine is heavy, though - and I love it.
        Form follows function, or does function follow form?

        www.clearvisionequine.com

        http://clearvisionequine.blogspot.com

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          #5
          Even better to hear this as the Saphir is what I bought.. however mine is a newer version and black. I'm thinking I will send it off to Centaur Bodyworks and get it all checked out, reflocked and converted to long billets. They are the only euroriding distributor in the US. I was shocked to see what these sell for new!

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          • #6
            Another thumbs-up for Euroriding. I rode in several of their saddles a lot of years ago (German employer would bring them over, with the horses he bought for clients). Loved all of them. I'd be willing to bet that all of those saddles are still in use, too.
            In loving memory of Laura Jahnke.
            A life lived by example, done too soon.
            www.caringbridge.org/page/laurajahnke/

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            • #7
              Euroriding Saddles

              I have a Euroriding Titan II. I have had it for about 7 months, and I LOVE it. Before, I had a Diamant which I also loved, but I wanted to try out the Titan since it was so highly spoke of. I know people who sent back the Hennig that they had on demo because they liked this saddle better. I can't say enough good things about it. There's an ad for it in equine.com.

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              • #8
                I have a Euroriding jumping saddle, can't remember the model right now, but it's a great saddle!

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                • #9
                  just got one...LOVE IT

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                  • #10
                    I tried one on a young sale horse in Germany. I liked the saddle so much that when I got off I looked to see the brand name (Euroriding) but neglected to check which model it was. The saddle belonged to a medium sized guy & I'm a small gal but it put me in a great balance & my leg was right where it needed to be. When I got back to the US & needed a new saddle for my new horse, I tried to find a Euroriding like the one I'd ridden in. Sadly there were no US dealers & I got nervous about buying one from overseas & having it shipped here in case it didn't work so I wound up buying a different saddle. I wish they'd sell them here in the US, I really liked the one I rode in.

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                    • #11
                      I have 2 Euroriding Diamant saddles too.
                      They are awesome saddles. Since I've had them I can't seem to ride in anything else.
                      I've also got a KN (which so many people swear by), well I just can seem to ride comfortable in a KN.

                      I so much wished some US dealer would start bringing them in.
                      Like Alinera2, I'm not so keen getting them overseas, coz what if they need to go back or something is not right, etc....

                      But, yep, surely love those saddles!

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                      • #12
                        Amanda Anderson from Centaur Bodyworks is a us dealer for Euroriding saddles. www.cuatx.com

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