Definitions for saddle seat

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word saddle seat

Wiktionary

  1. saddle seat(Noun)

    A slightly concave seat (used in a Windsor chair) that sometimes has a thick ridge in front

  2. saddle seat(Noun)

    A style of horseback riding, designed in the United States to show off a horse's gaits, especially the trot.

Freebase

  1. Saddle seat

    Saddle Seat is a style of horseback riding within the category of English riding that is designed to show off the high trotting action of certain horse breeds. The style developed into its modern form in the United States, and is also seen in Canada and South Africa. To a much lesser extent, it is ridden with American action horse breeds in Europe and Australia. The goal of the Saddle Seat riding style is to show off the horse's extravagant gaits, particularly the trot. All saddle seat riding is done on the flat. In the United States, there sometimes is confusion between saddle seat and hunt seat disciplines among individuals who are neither familiar with different styles of English saddle nor the substantial differences in rider position and attire between the disciplines.

Translation

Find a translation for the saddle seat definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these saddle seat definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"saddle seat." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 23 May 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/saddle seat>.

Are we missing a good definition for saddle seat? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for saddle seat:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.