Finding the Perfect Riding Breeches
We offer a a full selection of riding pants designed to fit your riding style and discipline. Whether you're looking for riding tights for schooling, euroseat breeches for your championship class or full seat breeches for your next riding lesson, we have what you want. We have extensive collections of Ladies Riding Breeches, Men's Riding Breeches, and Kids Riding Breeches and Jodhpurs. As part of our 1824 Collection, we also offer an astounding selection of plus sized breeches.
With so many different types of riding breeches available, choosing the perfect pair for you can be confusing. Discover what the terms mean and what style are best for you. Riding breeches are a close-fitting pair of pants that are designed to prevent the fabric from bunching and causing rubs in the saddle. Having a wear patch, they are also designed to be more durable in the saddle and provide extra grip where you need it most.
Knee patch breeches
are one of the most common types of breeches and offers a patch at the knee, either of the same material as the breeches, or of a synthetic material. These are used by most disciplines and are the breeches of choice for hunter/ jumper riders.
Full seat breeches
are popular for dressage and event riders and offer a leather or synthetic material patch along the entirety of the inside of the leg and seat.
are a newer style that is quickly becoming popular. These are knee patch style breeches that have a seam that mimics the pattern of full seat breeches.
are typically worn by young children in America, and, while they offer a knee patch, these pants are designed with a cuffed bottom, which is worn outside of a short riding boot.
are also becoming popular for schooling as they are more casual in style and can be easily worn to run errands after being at the barn. Offered in a variety of styles, these breeches offer a flared leg opening that is designed to go over top short riding boots.
, like riding tights can also be in any style and are designed for cold weather. These are designed with an insulated material, such as polar fleece and may offer additional features such as water and wind resistance.
Riding tights come in all of the above forms; they can be either knee patch, full seat or euroseat in styling. Typically tights are made out of a lighter-weight material and are a pull on style rather than having a front or side zipper. Designed for comfort and athletic ease, these are a great option for schooling, particularly in warmer weather.