Brandi Phillips served as the featured performer and lead trainer of the Riata Ranch Cowboy Girls from 2003 to the 2016. In her lead role of the world-renowned Western entertainment company, Phillips worked tirelessly both as a center-stage performing headliner and behind the scenes, handling everything from media duties to the training of new students and horses.

Recently, Phillips has spent her time in Arizona working for Gillum livestock making rope horses and still trick riding as a solo artist. She has now relocated to Stephenville, Texas to put all of her experiences into something of her own.

Tune in to learn what it takes to be a western entertainer and work the rodeo road and to find out how Brandi's talents landed her in front of Queen Elizabeth II!


Bonus content from Beyond the Saddle Episode 25 with professional trick rider, Brandi Phillips. Phillips talks horses - our favorite thing to talk about - by answering two bonus questions: 1) how do you train a trick horse and 2) can you tell us more about your trick riding horses over the years?