“Making your disposable income my disposable income.”
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 400 archived posts. The QOTM tab connects to more than 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.
And now . . . the blog returns
With the Blog on semi-hiatus, I offer you a sampling of the nearly 500 I have penned in the past 15 years. Here I interrupt with a reprint of
“Please Release Him, Let Him Go“
(And this one is no turkey)
AND OLD BLOGS NEVER DIE
AND THEN THERE’S THE BOOK
As many of you know, Bill’s wife of 35 years, Susan Hayes Woods, died in April of 2018 from complications induced by Early Onset Alzheimer’s. CLICK TO HER STORY
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.” THE POWER OF ONE
Life does go on, and on March 5, 2019, Bill married the former
Elizabeth Beckhard Waller, a dear friend of his and Susan. The three met on the same day in March of 1972. Here is Elizabeth completing her Third Level ride this April to finish her Bronze Medal.
THE QUESTION OF THE MONTH IS BACK !
Here’s Alan, on duty to keep us safe from adversity.
To see ALAN’S PAGE, our young Frenchie addition, you have to CLICK HERE!
Alan’s superior publicist arranges top billing for him all the time, but please meet the rest of our canine crew: Ricky, the elderly smooth-coated collie and Spenser (named for the Robert B. Parker character) our rapidly growing black lab puppy. Most recently Spenser acquired his own puppy, Tanner. They are both about a year old and are relieving Alan of most of his rough housing duties..
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