Rhi Rasmussen is an upper level eventer and trainer with 20 years of riding experience. In 2009 Rhi started her career exercising racehorses for a private thoroughbred breeding and training facility based out of New Jersey. That is where she fell in love with the Thoroughbred. During that time she also began giving riding lesson at two local farms. Watching horses and students improve and grow together proved to be very rewarding and she knew it was an avenue she would continue to pursue. Then in 2013 Rhi opened her own boarding and training facility out of Flemington, New Jersey. During that time she had more than 25 horses in boarding and training along with a great group of dedicated students.
Rhi enjoys starting young horses and seeing them progress, she has successfully brought several horses up through the levels. She believes that patience and building a correct foundation will result in a confident and successful partnership between horse and rider. After years of training and riding, Rhi enjoys sharing her knowledge with students and watching them achieve success.
At a young age Rhi fell in love with the sport of eventing, She began training and working under 4* riders Kadi Eykamp and Sinead Halpin with her OTTB Bing. She was blessed to have the opportunity to winter in both Ocala, Florida and Aiken, South Carolina and compete on the winter circuit. With the numerous years spent training under some of the best in the field, Rhi still feels her education is most important and continues to lesson regularly since a true horsemen is never done learning.
Rhi Rasmussen Eventing is currently based out of South Central Kansas.