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.

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


Judges upgrading system


The issue of a judges qualifying system still rumbles along but it can be revealed that as from next year a new system will be implemented, the new system according to the judges committee was


That special horse


Top competitor just finished his test ,like all top riders he was pointing with one finger at his horse acknowledging the horses contribution for his successes , at the same time he was muttering


How to handle FEI steward

How to handle an FEI steward
The working in arena was busy, all the riders working were focused and concentrating , The FEI steward kept control over his little kingdom ,equipped with measuring