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Proper Equestrian Equipment What Sort of Horse Riding Pants, Jackets, Boots, and Other Items Do I Need?

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Horseback riding is a fun pastime enjoyed by millions of people across the United States, including but not limited to the 4.6 million Americans who own horses. Horse riding is a $112 billion industry in the United States, focusing not just on competitions in racing and dressage, but also in the equestrian lifestyle that comes with sport and leisure horseback riding. Whether you’re interested in riding for fun or in a competition, it’s important to have the right equipment, including horse riding pants, jackets, helmets, gloves, and other accessories. In fact, there is even horseback riding gear for your horse as well, to keep both horse and rider safe.

Having appropriate attire and equipment allows the rider and the horse to be comfortable during a horseback ride. For the rider, having good horse riding