Saddles and bridles

Austrailian stock saddle                                                   Wester saddle                                                  English saddle           

         

 

English riding style saddles

1. Dressage saddle  2. All purpose saddle: most riding schools do have this saddle for all sports.   

3. (Right) Jumping saddle (wide knee pads to support the knee while getting out of the saddle when thge horse jumps)

         

          Wester saddle                                              Icelandic saddle                                            Australia stock saddle is avaiable with horn and without

         

                                                                     The Icelandic saddle is to distribute the weight slightly backwards from the rider, so that the gaits can be better made.
Traditional Mongolian saddle                                        and an Arabic saddle

    

  

Varieties in baroque saddles

                

    These ones they use in Crossbow.

    

Baroque saddlepads

   

 

Bridles

     

         

         

1. (left) an example of  a sidesaddle. 2. Impressive performance of Mrs. Esther Stace, from Yarrowitch, riding sidesaddle and clearing a record 6'6" at the Sydney Royal Show 1915 source Walcha Historical society. 3. Greta Swedisch American actress born in 1905.

  Almost all kind of saddles in one picture except the Spanish, Portuguese saddles.

 

Stirrups