Monty Roberts is known as the “Man Who Listens to Horses”.
He is a trainer of championship horses, best-selling author, Hollywood stunt man, foster dad to 47 children and creator of the world-renowned and revolutionary equine training technique called Join-Up®. Transferring Join-Up® to the human to human level he has been advising executives at Fortune 500 companies.
Monty Roberts was six times winner of the world championships in western disciplines and has been the leading consigner of two-year-olds-in-training Thoroughbreds at the Hollywood Park Racetrack for 18 years.
In 1989 Monty has been invited to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to demonstrate his Join-Up® methods at vindsor castle. On June 11, 2011 Monty was made an honorary Member of the Royal Victorian Order.
The MRILC (Monty Roberts International Learning Center), located in California is run by the nonprofit organization, Join-Up® International, Inc. which has set out to ensure that Join-Up principles will be available for generations to come. In 2012, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II became Patron of Join-Up® International.
Today, Monty’s goal is to share his message that “Violence is never the answer.”
This talented group of people have been handpicked from around the globe to further Montys quest to leave the world a better place than we found it for horses and for people, too.
Every Certified Instructor has passed an extensive educational program and has been tought and examined by Monty Roberts and his team on Flag Is Up Farms, California.
Only Certified Instructors are allowed to teach Monty's concepts and classes.
Today, there are Certified Instructors working in The United States (8), in South America (2), in Europe (31), in Asia (1), in Australia (3) and in New-Zealand (3).