Why do jockeys wear jodhpurs?

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Jodhpurs are the traditional dress for equestrian activities. They are made for the comfort of the rider with the extra room at the hips for unrestricted movement especially at the rising trot and for hunters over fences.

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It makes them faster and it doesnt hurt them unless it is REALLY hard.

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