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.

Championship 2011

This morning during the TV interview Carl Hester was asked by the interviewer “Mr Hester your last extended trot in the GP was out of this world what gave you the confidence to risk all and go


Arena management

The most treasured item for any dressage rider is his/hers arena, Even Confucius already noticed it and said 'there is no wining with out footing'. If you own an arena your life is completely


Mechanical horse

This morning during the TV interview Carl Hester was asked by the interviewer 'Mr Hester your last extended trot in the GP was out of this world what gave you the confidence to risk all and go


Rude vet

Allan Gordon Smith DVM ,MRCVS , received an early morning call from the the dressage husband of Flora Armstrong Smyth the local dressage Diva.

Making a short story long, Mr Armstrong Smyth accused


Team Manager

The recent events concerning our team selections has high lighted to the BEF the requirement to appoint a team captain/performance manager from out side the sport , conflict of interest is the rout