The breeches are stretchy pants with a leather trim that is worn in equestrian sports. The leather trim is usually made of genuine leather, it goes from the approach of the buttocks down to the knees and long breeches even down to the ankle.
Classification of the category Breeches
Breeches are available in a variety of styles, from the robust everyday breeches to the noble tournament trousers.
Cut and materials
The breeches are cut so that the inner seam of the thighs is so flat that it does not interfere with riding or even pushes – some cuts do without an inseam. One differentiates
- Boots Breeches
- Jodhpurs and
The inside of the breeches are made of sturdy fabric – but better with wash leather – protected from the heavy use of the saddle. Breeches are with
- Partial or
- Full leather trim
available; the full leather trimming extends over the buttocks area. Which variant is more comfortable to wear, only everyone can decide for themselves. Even if the breeches from the discounter are still so cheap – if she is uncomfortable, she will soon disappear in the back corner of the cabinet.
Do not fall back on cheap models
Many cheap models have a bad cut; a breeches that does not sit, pinches fast or throws wrinkles in the most unfavorable places. In the breeches an active rider must also slip in once in the morning and feel comfortable in it until the evening. Hardly a rider on a hiking ride leads a evening wear with it – there is a good breeches as a second skin is a must.
So do not save on your own breeches, the breeches must be first and foremost robust and comfortable and cheap only secondarily.