How Saddle Fit Affects the Rider

By Callie King with Jochen Schleese|May 1st, 2015



Jochen Schleese is a prominent equine professional and resides in Canada, so I feel very lucky to have had the chance to meet him for an interview and share some of his knowledge and expertise with you.

In the video below, Jochen explains how saddles need to be built differently for men and women, and shows specifically how different parts of the saddle affect the rider’s position.

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Jochen teaches professional riders in a factual manner about the importance of good saddle fit in such a manner that it is a pleasure to continue working with him.

— Carolin Schmidt, Executive Director of the “Bundesvereinigung der Berufsreiter” (Association of Professional Riders) Germany

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