Sentence Examples with the word Leathers

A puller will compel the rider to shorten his leathers one or perhaps two holes - a course that may also be rendered necessary in a hilly country, for, in going down hill, the stirrups, if kept at the ordinary length, will generally feel a great deal too long.

The stirrup leathers may be let out or taken up until the tread of the stirrup is on a level with the inner ankle bone.