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.

Stress and buying a horse



Top competitor made it known to all that he was after a horse that will take him to the highest level of dressage , which means GB dressage team, for a horse of that calibre he was willing to


I am wet



The lack of rain has been a concern to many ,shortage of hay, hose ban and all the other restrictions that come with the shortage of water, but it is all a matter of management and planning in


Apprenticeship


The hottest topic of conversation among professional dressage trainers around at the working in arenas is the new “ BD APPRENTICE SCHEME” .

The older generation are some what


Not yet Top Trainer



Junior trainer got hurt .it was one of those “male specific riding injury” , miss timing of the rising trot, JT was just returning from the rise as the horse was arching his back


Complaining Client

Complaining  Client
I'm finding the new pay-as-you-go livery scheme a bit expensive so can you confirm the charges for me please? I understand the basic monthly fee (£500 for setting