Riding in jeans is universal for all riding styles from Western to English. However, it is important to get the right type of jean so that it does not give you a burn or rash from friction against the saddle.If you’re looking to practice ride in jeans, keep reading along for some tips and suggestions for the best styles and brands.
Flare Jeans are always a good idea to wear for practice riding. The style of this pant allows for extra room in the calf area, which fits perfectly over bulky boots. If you choose to wear this style, make sure they are not too big around the calf, or else they can ride up and irritate your skin.
Wrangler Jeans are a great option if you want to unleash your inner cowboy or cowgirl. These jeans are often worn by professional bull riders because they embody the spirit of a cowboy and are extremely durable. These jeans are specially designed for riding and should hold up for a long time.
Skinny Jeans are great to wear if you have narrow calves and/or are tired of getting riding rashes on your legs. These jeans form fit to your calf, similarly to riding breeches, so that they will stay in place throughout your ride. Boots go on the outside of the jeans for this style.
There are countless brands and styles of jeans that would be perfect for riding. When choosing your attire, be sure to choose pants that are most comfortable to you.