What are the best gloves for horse riding? What are horse riding gloves used for?. If you have been searching on the internet recently you might have come across these kinds of questions?
And guess what? We are not surprised at all. Horse riding gloves are important to horseback activities like how oxygen is to plants and animals. They are non negotiable when it comes to what a rider should wear when is on the mission.
We have said it before and we will say it again, Good riding gloves are essential for protecting your hands while riding and working around the yard. There’s no other accessories you’ll miss so much when you don’t have them! Whether you’re riding out in colder weather and need a helping hand to battle the elements, want a great grip on the reins while training, or are simply looking to protect your skin and nails from wear and tear, gloves are your best friend.
Setting aside for a moment the logic that you can still have an awesome horseback riding journey without having thoughts about the riding gloves. Neglecting gloves will be a very first class-mistake.
So to make it clearer, you should always wear riding gloves simply because, they are just part of your outfit, they pretty much offer your safety when riding by protecting your hands and above all they make you comfortable while riding the horse.
But wait do you know the rules needed to be followed with riding gloves? We bet you don’t, read our next paragraphs.
Well here are some rules:
Firstly is your riding gloves must fit you properly. Your fingers must fit you properly without any extra room, otherwise you won’t have perfect control over your horse.
Secondly, check if the length is right by locking the fingers of both hands firmly together.
It’s also important that it fits at the upper part of your hand and it must be tight to give you the true feeling when you are on horseback.
Lastly but not least, the glove itself shouldn’t produce too much tension. It has to be flexible and comfortable when you are on horseback riding.
Best Horse Riding Gloves
Curious to know about the best horse riding gloves we have in our stores? Relax. We have plenty of them. We have got all the styles and best brands that are highly needed in the market.
We’ve hand-picked the best riding gloves out there for you to choose from and even started to manufacture our own Freerein Equipment gloves based on our all-time favourites that disappeared from the market. Keeping your hands warm and functional when the temperatures drop is easier with new developments in synthetic fabrics. You can finally enjoy warmth and protection without waving goodbye to finger flexibility when it’s cold - the best winter riding gloves balance insulation with movement and sensitivity.
Our selection includes:
Woof Wear Zennor Glove
- This one has an eye-catching scallop pattern fabric which gives you a great grip on the reins. Above all it has velvety 360 stretch back.
- It has a very classic design with a trinsulate lining that are ideal for everything needed in equestrian. It’s elasticated panel wrist and press-stud fastener help to keep the cold out (warm and flexible).
Freerein Equipment Super Fit
- These super-lightweight stretch gloves are very special. They have a synthetic suede palm that enhances grip on the reins, even when wet, without any pinching at the fingers.
Just Chap Waterproof
- These waterproof (light & non bulky) riding gloves are ideal for keeping your hands warm in cold weather and suitable even in wet conditions. They are touch phone compatible and long gusseted cuffs.
Noble Outfitters Perfect Fit
- These waterproof (light and non-bulky) riding gloves are ideal for keeping your hands warm in cold weather and suitable even in wet conditions.
Do you see? You can finally enjoy warmth and protection without waving goodbye to finger flexibility when it’s cold - the best winter riding gloves balance insulation with movement and sensitivity. Think it’s too hot in the summer for gloves? Not for riders! A pair of well-fitting lightweight riding gloves can feel like a second skin and allow enhanced grip on the reins without any bunching or pinching at the fingers.
To wind up, Saddle Up & Ride will always be the best place for your horseback riding activities since we have got what it takes when it comes to the best products you need to have when you are on the mission and this is not debatable. Join with our countless customers who have already levelled up and enjoy their experiences with maximum efficiency and minimal risk.
Have fun riding your horse with the best horse riding gloves in our e-commerce store.