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.

Male PMT

The BEF   like all major   sporting  organization  has undertaken to clean the house,  any infringements  of  rules will not be tolerated any

When to sell a horse

Paddy O'Donnell was very successful despite his humble beginning as a farmer's son from Waterford county.  He made a fortune by trading farm animals on the Dublin stock market but his

Selling a horse

Many years ago I worked for Kurt Blochinger, who specialised in selling dressage horses to the wannabe top riders.  The team consisted of Kurt, me and Ursula.  Now

A unfair advantage

A friend of mine applied for a job as rider at top German stable.  The other applicant was a well-endowed English lady (if you can call her a lady) who had often been seen in BD

Improving the seat

The well known German supremo trainer Marco de Graber was giving Lady Lavonia Roger-Smyth her weekly lesson on the big moving, Toto look-a-like, black stallion. He was rather frustrated by Lady L. He