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.


The other day at a competition one of the young “Dressage boys” declared to all in ear shot “I AM SO F,,,, CONFUSED I DON’T KNOW WHAT I AM” . A Senior Trainer , close

Good legs

During the British Dressage “Halt only” team championship I found myself standing between two friends , one a well-known Top Trainer and the other a Senior Trainer with years

How it feels

Today in the indoor school .
The Mrs was at her wits end , I could sense it from the tone of her voice, the Diva under instruction obviously totally immuned to the influence of trainers voice

Christmas Feeling

Senior Trainer , Top Trainer and Junior Trainer were sitting together as they often do By the arena’s side during the last show of the season.
As expected the conversation revolved around

Dont break the mirror

Don’t break the mirror

The other day I was working a horse from the ground , Me walking alongside him with the long whip tapping his hind leg in the “CLASSICAL” tradition .
At one point the