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Strength & Confidence for Every Equestrian Athlete: Unleash Your True Potential

Ride with Passion, Train with Purpose

Empowering Equestrian Athletes:
Train to Triumph!

I'm Nika, your ally in this journey towards Equestrian Excellence.

Let's gallop together towards a stronger, more empowered equestrian partnership!

It's time to embrace our inner athlete and train with the zest and zeal we truly deserve. I'm here to guide you and your horse on a thrilling journey to amplify your strength, balance, and poise in the saddle. Imagine riding with aids so effective, they feel like second nature, and boosting your athletic prowess to dazzling new heights!

Nika Vorster, MS, CPT, CTRS

Founder of The Empowered Equestrian


The Philosophy 


For the Rider: Elevate your riding experience by building core stability, enhancing your seat's connection and independence. Feel the harmony in every movement.

For the Horse: As you develop stability, witness your horse responding with improved balance and grace, reflecting the unity between you two.


For the Rider: Cultivate suppleness to move fluidly with your horse. This flexibility allows for seamless adjustments and a deeper bond in motion.

For the Horse: Encourage your horse's suppleness, ensuring they move with ease and agility, mirroring your own fluidity.


For the Rider: Embrace the power of strength, mastering the art of applying effective force at just the right moments for impactful riding.

For the Horse: Strengthening your horse complements your own power, leading to a formidable duo that exudes confidence and capability.


For the Rider: Boost your stamina to effortlessly withstand the physical demands of riding, maintaining energy and focus for longer sessions.

For the Horse: Enhance your horse's stamina alongside yours, preparing both of you for enduring challenges and achieving peak performance.

Choose Your Path to Equestrian Excellence

Optimise Your Horse's Performance

Horse Specific Plan 

Virtual 1-1 for your Horse

No plans available

Once there are plans available for purchase, you'll see them here.

Virtual 1-on-1 Coaching:

The Premium, Personalised Experience

Both Horse & Rider

No plans available

Once there are plans available for purchase, you'll see them here.

Unsure which program is BEST for you and your horse?

Click on link below to book a 30 min strategy call with Nika.

Simplicity at Your Fingertips: The Empowered Equestrian App!

  • Easy Tracking: Monitor your progress and achievements with just a few taps.

  • Instant Access: Get your personalized training plans and expert advice anytime, anywhere.

  • Simple Installation: Quick and hassle-free setup on your phone.

  • Guaranteed Results: Designed to guide you and your horse towards success.

  • On-the-Go Convenience: Manage your equestrian training journey from the comfort of your phone.

Download on the App Store
Get it on Google Play

This is a unique program that supports
both horse & Rider!

Ride with Passion, Train with Purpose

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