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.

A new recruit


A top trainer recruited a new team member. this time he got it right , the new girl had all the credentials for the job, left to his own first impression and intuition she would have got the job


FEI official photographer


Official photographer

During the recently held FEI AGM one of the topics that came for discussion was who should be appointed as the official FEI photographer, this position is lucrative but


Horse abuse


The issue of horse abuse is one of the most emotive issues involving dressage . No one enjoys seeing a horse treated unfairly or over harshly. Although there are many situations that on lookers


Photo shoot



Minutes after the prize giving ceremony of the London Olympics the the organizing steward requested all the individual winners and placed teams to stay in the arena for a photo shoot “we


The old masters said


Senior Trainer was coaching  a  Top Competitor on his new purchase ,a big black Hanoverian Stallion, it did not require some special equestrian knowledge to notice that this was the most