Jinetes como atletas y los nuevos calzones de élite

Equestrians as Athletes and the New Elite Breeches

Me di cuenta de algo este fin de semana mientras hablaba con el propietario de Equestly, Sam. Un poco de historia de fondo de cómo me encontré con este pensamiento: en las competencias de la FEI se supone que debemos usar calzones adecuados. Si bien me encanta la Colección Lux, no necesariamente cumple con ese estándar, son perfectas para la escuela, las lecciones o una prueba de caballos, pero necesitábamos algo con una sensación más formal para los eventos más grandes. Me lo pasé genial probando los nuevos calzones ELITE. Cuando Equestly está probando un nuevo producto, en muchos casos, solo se hace una muestra. Como tal, planeé usarlos para el cross country el sábado del evento para que pudiéramos tomar fotos. Esto significaba que tenía que usar mis otros calzones el viernes de doma y salto.

Los otros calzones:

De lo que me di cuenta es que, si bien los otros pantalones no son incómodos ni están mal diseñados, no están destinados a un atleta. Entonces se me ocurrió la idea: ¿Por qué los pantalones más caros y de primera línea están hechos para la moda y no para funcionar?on? Los pantalones son un material que usaría para una reunión de negocios, no para un evento deportivo. Hay tanto compromiso que sucede con la ropa ecuestre. O podemos tener un pantalón de aspecto elegante que sea elegante y profesional pero absolutamente asado hasta la muerte y tenga movilidad limitada. O podemos elegir comodidad y movilidad pero lucir demasiado informales y descuidados. ¿Es demasiado pedir que nuestros pantalones calcen bien, se vean bien, sean cómodos y profesionales al mismo tiempo? La respuesta era sí, hasta ahora..

Calzones Equestly ELITE:

Estoy muy emocionada de haber trabajado con Equestly en las pruebas y la promoción de la Colección ELITE. Finalmente, un pantalón que trata a los jinetes como atletas sin dejar de cumplir con el código de vestimenta tradicional. La comodidad, transpirabilidad y durabilidad de la línea Lux en forma de nalgas. El material ligeramente más grueso no compromete su comodidad, créame, los he usado en algunos paseos calurosos a campo traviesa, pero le da la apariencia de una recámara adecuada. Lo digo en serio cuando digo que son los mejores pantalones que he usado, y me encanta la Colección Lux. Los calzones ELITE son realmente un cambio de juego en el mundo ecuestre por simplemente tratar a los atletas ecuestres como los atletas con clase que son. ¡Espero que los disfruten tanto como yo!!


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