Is passier a good saddle?
Passier are nice saddles. However from the pic it does look like having a straighter flap (meaning it may be not all that good for jumping).
What is a passier saddle?
The Passier Optimum Dressage Saddle has been designed to Passier’s legendary standards and features the PS Baum® tree. The tree is made from a wood laminate reinforced with bamboo to allow for tremendous flexibility for both the rider’s feel and the horse’s comfort.
Why do jump saddles have short points?
If you are wanting a girth for show jumping or eventing, you will most likely have a jump saddle. Jump saddles normally have short girth points so you will want a longer girth. You may even need a stud girth if you want to protect your horses’ belly from the studs on their hooves when jumping.
Are close contact saddles good for jumping?
Close contact saddles are made for jumping. Jumping requires the rider to have a higher and more forward center of gravity. Close contact seats generally have a more shallow seat than a dressage saddle or an all-purpose saddle in order for the rider to easily stand up for the correct half seat position over the fence.
Are passier saddles adjustable?
Generally speaking: All Passier saddles can be adjusted to fit the horse perfectly.
Where are Kieffer saddles made?
Most kieffer saddles are carefully hand-made in our company headquarter in Munich, Germany.
How do you tell if your saddle fits you?
While you don’t generally see many people riding in saddles that are too large, it’s common to see riders in saddles that are too small. As a rule of thumb, you should be able to fit at least a four-finger width between the end of your seat and the cantle. Any less than that and the saddle is too small.
Can you jump in a all purpose saddle?
An all-purpose saddle does not take the place of a jump or dressage saddle for a rider who wishes to be proficient beyond a basic level of dressage or jumping. A saddle designed for jumping only will require your stirrups to be short to have the appropriate support from the saddle.
Can I trail ride in a jump saddle?
So, yes, you can trail ride in a jumping saddle.
Are passier saddles wool flocked?
Which flocking material is used for Passier saddles? Passier saddles are filled with synthetic flocking. This means the saddles remain in optimum shape for many years.
What does Kieffer mean?
as a boys’ name has its root in German, and the name Kieffer means “barrel maker”. Kieffer is a variant form of Kiefer (German): respelling of Cooper. STARTS/ENDS WITH Ki-, -er. ASSOCIATED WITH maker (occupational)
Where is Kieffer Delp now?
Kieffer was later sentenced to serve 18 to 26 months in prison but was arrested six days after his release for a parole violation and again later in October of 2020. He completed his sentence in March and appears to now live in New Jersey.
How big is a Passier dressage horse saddle?
This is a new English dressage saddle by Passier GT Hanover made in Germany Ps Baum numbers D245929. The measurements are approx seat 16.5. Wide tree, more
What kind of tree makes a Passier saddle?
PS Baum tree made of laminated wood and bamboo. more Signature tree for Passier. 17″ and a 2 width which appears to be on the more narrow side. 2 pairs of billets to choose from. Straight or straight with a point billet.
Where can I get a new Passier saddle?
We have a master saddler available to make any adjustments to your new saddle. Visit: by adding our eBay Store to your Favorites Please note: The sale of all products is final and no refund will be offered Normal wear Still in great shape. 17 1/2″ All Purpose Saddle. Soft and supple. Oiled regularly Always kept in bag. Pictures tell it all.
How big are gusseted panels on a Passier saddle?
Gusseted panels Regular (16″ flaps 3-finger gullet width FLAWS: Normal wear on pommel. Cantle, seat, billets, panels, and flaps. INV#2706 Check out our store for! Free Shipping To Mainland U.S.A! We have a master saddler available to make any adjustments to your new saddle.