WHO IS BILL WOODS?
Judging and teaching both at home in Central Florida and all around the country, Bill Woods acknowledges more than forty-five years of experience that can help you better understand and train your horse. He has been active on the national dressage scene since 1980, his dressage specialty arising from a broad background in balance-seat work, both on the flat and over fences. Known for his ability to outline sound, classical goals and to . . .
The tabs at left (or below on your phone) will help you find your way around this site. Take particular note of Bill’s blog: BLAGGO, including the link at the bottom of the Blaggo page which will take you to over 300 archived posts. The QOTM tab connects to nearly one hundred questions sent in by readers seeking advice on all orders of dressage topics. VENI VIDI VIDEO is your gateway to a whole page of dressage videos, both educational and informative. And STORECRAZY is the link to Bill’s on line store.
Susan Hayes Woods
December 26, 1950 — April 16, 2018
Heartfelt thanks to all who attended Susan’s memorial as well as to the literally hundreds of friends who sent remembrances and lovely reminiscences of her life.
And here, a recounting of her astonishing David versus Goliath courtroom victory back in 2009. ” And as for Woods, our thanks for reminding us that one person still can make a difference in making sure government serves the people justly, even against tall odds.”
BEWARE INDEED . . .
Most recent post 9-16-18
AND OLD BLOGS NEVER DIE
AND THEN THERE’S THE BOOK
Click below to be overwhelmed, yea inundated, with a dozen reasons to either read Bill’s DRESSAGE Unscrambled or consign yourself to cups of tepid lemoned water as you listen to Yanni CDs.
SCENES FROM THE WEG 2018
At the WEG this guy obviously ODed on his wife’s dressage passion.
Exploring all the vendors’ offerings at the WEG. All sorts of things to take home for friends and neighbors!
Staying in a beautiful home on Lake Lure, early in the morning we found a large bear on our porch.
Above: Laura Graves and Verdades. Meanwhile, an observation: Noticed that in the 77 rides Wednesday and Thursday , there was less total bling displayed than among three typical riders in local shows at home. Could it be that these competitors display their bling in their riding…
From the WayBack Machine
Just put together– a retrospective on the 40th anniversary of the 1978 World Three Day Event Championships at the (then) brand new Kentucky Horse Park. Filmed by Bill on super8 movie film and transferred to video with commentary added:
Click here: https://youtu.be/8MNY5_iC_co
THE QUESTION OF THE MONTH IS BACK !
WE INTERRUPT FOR A FORMAL GREETING!
AND NOW MAKE YOUR WAY TO PAGE 2
Think of it as PAGE 1A where more of Bill’s “The Man Who Mistook His Life for Dressage” will be revealed. HIT IT