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.


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

New instructor

BD camp, new instructor

It is a known fact that the body of a woman has its own logic not even understood by a woman herself.
For years Scientists has been trying to solve the mystery of

Paying in Euros

Marco de Graber the German trainer 2 day clinic was just coming to the end and one by one the participants were approaching him to settle their accounts.

Marco de Graber as every one knows is