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.

How it feels

Today in the indoor school .
The Mrs was at her wits end , I could sense it from the tone of her voice, the Diva under instruction obviously totally immuned to the influence of trainers voice


Christmas Feeling

Senior Trainer , Top Trainer and Junior Trainer were sitting together as they often do By the arena’s side during the last show of the season.
As expected the conversation revolved around


Dont break the mirror

Don’t break the mirror

The other day I was working a horse from the ground , Me walking alongside him with the long whip tapping his hind leg in the “CLASSICAL” tradition .
At one point the


When do you tell

When do you tell
Paddy Connolly the Irish equestrian federation “WORLD CLASS” performance manager informed his two star riders , Shamus and Murphy, about the future plans of acquiring


People Skill

“PEOPLE SKILL”
How I admire  those with “people skill”  apart from all the other skills I regretfully never mastered  THE  lack of “people skill