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.

What does your father do

It is a proven facts that one of British Dressage most successful innovations is the creation of BYRDS .

The British Young Rider Dressage Scheme does not cater only for the young participants

How do you stop

The following incident happened at one of British Dressage high profile shows .
The working in arena was full of competitors all diligently working their horses in preparation for the coming test ,

Governing body / FEI

Every sport needs a governing body to run and control its activities, with out an effective body the sport will not function in an organized fair manner and will become an un organized

Training styles

Recent posts  on BD forum highlighted the fact that different people  benefit from different teaching styles, what is suitable for one student  maybe totally alienating to


After the Olympics came the parties , endless of receptions and events to which the who's who of the dressage world were invited, or gate crashed claiming they had some