Horse and Rider Awareness Programs


We have all dreamed of that magical relationship with a horse - a partnership and connection that inspires and challenges each of us to become more aware of ourselves and the horses in our lives. Now your dreams can come true with the proven tips, techniques and tools that are featured in the highly acclaimed Horse and Rider Awareness® programs.

Rider Awareness


Randi has been coaching professional riding instructors for almost three decades.  During that time she has created teaching and horse training technques that have been tested on 1000's of horses and riders.  Now you can discover the secrets that she has to share! 



Now you can discover Horse and Rider Awareness techniques that include:   

  • The amazing “Barrel horse” exercises that will help you (or your students) to feel and maintain the correct balanced riding position from your head to your toes!
  • Communication from both ends of the reins.  It's all about the "connection"
  • The magic of finding that perfect upper body position and balance.
  • Finding your seat position—forever!
  • Miraculous ways to keep your leg in the proper position


Horse Awareness


Next, you will learn the science of the horse with practical horse awareness exercises that will teach you how the horse thinks and reacts in training situations. You will discover new, exciting ways to build confidence and trust with a horse as it becomes more comfortable to ride and easier to influence.

  • Communication with the horse through the reins from the ground and from the saddle.
  • Getting the horse in front of your aids—in front of your legs. Keeping its attention!
  • Easy ways to feel if your horse is in balance and self carriage
  • The “Magic Squares” and other fantastic Horse and Rider Awareness exercises.
  • Connecting with your horse as easy as one-two-three!
  • Proven training techniques that have been used with horses and riders of all levels.



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Randi was a keynote speaker at the 2018 Tryon World Equestrian Games


Featured Speaker  Horse World Expo 


The 2017 Dressage Instructors Seminar  Sept 12-15th 2017


Speaker  2016, 2017  Certified Horsemanship Association International Conference


 Randi awarded the coveted “Master Instructor” for the Certified Horsemanship Association English, Jumping, Western. July 17th 2016



The 2015 International Society of Rider Biomechanics Teaching Training Symposium featured Randi


Randi Thompson 2015 International Equestrian Trailblazer


This honor is for those in the equestrian world who have contributed greatly and make an impact in the horse industry all over the world. Watch Randi's interview HERE.



Randi Thompson featured in Sidelines April 2014

Read the Sidelines feature on Randi here

On April 2015, Randi Thompson was featured in the popular equestrian publication, Sidelines. Would you like to feature Randi in your publication? Contact her today!


In the Spotlight


Susan Faulkner Evans on Darrien. USDF Region 1 Championships, Intermediate 1. 3rd place. Check out their winning ride here: Region Champions. Susan and Darrien


Susan Faulkner Evans and Beau. USDF Region Champions. 2nd level. 8th place. (This was their 6th show showing at 2nd level!) Check out their winning ride: Region Championships. Susan and Beau


Congratulations to Susan Faulkner Evans and Mission Point USDF Dressage Finals 2013 AA Training Level Championship. 4th place 70.20 percent (under 3 judges)
Check out their winning USDF Finals ride by clicking here.




 Camille Beatty Regional Winner 

This is Camille Beatty who rides Marco Polo. In their first year of Dressage competition they competed at the USDF Region 1 Championships. They came in 2nd for the Junior Rider Equitation and 3rd Place at the Junior Rider Training Level Championship Class.

Check out their winning Regional ride by clicking here.