Flossy is well known to many on the British Dressage Forum as a teller of interesting stories and perhaps the odd joke or two. We have selected a few tales for your pleasure.


COVID and judging One positive outcome of the COVID pandemic is the potential for improved fairer dressage Judging. Competitors with facemasks hardly identified. Judges on there own without a writer to brief them on the past performance of the rider in front of them. The judge's confidence from the knowledge that there is no danger of scoreboard confrontation with a disgruntled "Dressage Husband". All the outlandish theories of the pandemic's cause, when the most plausible explanation is - Well done BD for creating a level playing field with fair and honest judging.