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



I am very much looking forward for the government to impose a total “lockdown” over the country .
Just think of them millions of people being stuck in the confinement of

Isolation units

I was discussing the financial implications of the current difficult times with my neighbour the local farmer Keith.
"The imposed "lock-down" is having significant impact over my business," I


After many years of trying to make his mark in the dressage world Senior Competitor resigned to the fact that it may just not to be .

And then it happened , Senior Competitor was invited

Mattress and a TV

A mattress and TV ;

Another National championship another overnight stay in the horse box , another confirmation that money can’t buy everything .

However expensive and luxurious ones horse