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December 9th, 2013 – Synergy Farm’s Newsletter Time!

December 9th, 2013 - Synergy Farm's Newsletter Time!

November was a very busy month for students at Synergy Farm so here is a brief run down of the goings on with the Synergy Farm! Lauren Ferguson, Abby McCorriston, and my Lauren all "Participated" at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair Nov 1st ~ 10th with their respective horses. From a coaches perspective we would…

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Synergy Farm News Letter, Fall 2013

Synergy Farm News Letter, Fall 2013

What a summer! This past season was one of the more exciting summer show seasons in Synergy Farm history with many highs and lows, new horses, new partnerships, new disciplines ……we laughed, we cried, we won, we crashed…. you get the picture! Let’s start off with some well deserved CONGRATULATIONS AND WELL DONE!!! TO: Lo…

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This week’s Featured Rider: Lauren Hunkin / The Same 5 Questions

This week’s Featured Rider: Lauren Hunkin / The Same 5 Questions

The Same 5 Questions August 9, 2011 – Riders are people too. People with opinions. And ideas. And occasionally, mind blowing insights. Or not. Either way, you can read some of their musings here. This week’s Featured Rider: Lauren Hunkin If you know Canadian Grand Prix rider Lauren Hunkin, you might think she’s an unlikely…

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Canadian Nations’ Cup Show Jumping Team Announced for Buenos Aires

Canadian Nations’ Cup Show Jumping Team Announced for Buenos Aires

Samantha Buirs, Lisa Carlsen, Angela Covert-Lawrence and Lauren Hunkin will form the Canadian Show Jumping Team for the Nations’ Cup held Friday, November 12, 2010, at CSIO4*-W Buenos Aires, Argentina, held November 10 –14, 2010. Samantha Buirs, 23, of Langley, BC, will ride Total Touch, her 10-year-old Dutch Warmblood mare. Buirs and Total Touch won the $50,000 Thunderbird Legacy Grand…

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Lauren Hunkin and Larry Leap to Victory in $90,000 Summer Festival Grand Prix

Lauren Hunkin and Larry Leap to Victory in $90,000 Summer Festival Grand Prix

Lauren Hunkin of Kemptville, ON, enjoyed the biggest win of her career by claiming victory in the $90,000 Summer Festival Grand Prix on Sunday, August 8, at the CSI2* Summer Festival held at the Caledon Equestrian Park in Palgrave, ON. Hunkin and Larry 0146 were first to tackle the challenging track set by course designer…

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Jump Canada Announces 2010 Canadian Show Jumping Short List

Jump Canada Announces 2010 Canadian Show Jumping Short List

Ottawa, Ontario-The Jump Canada High Performance Committee is pleased to announce the 2010 Canadian Show Jumping Team Short List. Based on the 2010 Short List Criteria, the first four athletes named to the Canadian Show  Jumping Team represented Canada as members of the 2009 Spruce Meadows “Masters” Nations’ Cup Team. The fifth athlete won the…

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Jump Canada has selected Lauren Hunkin as the CAVALOR ‘Athlete of the Month’ for May.

Jump Canada has selected Lauren Hunkin as the CAVALOR 'Athlete of the Month' for May.

Jump Canada has selected Lauren Hunkin as the CAVALOR ‘Athlete of the Month’ for May. Hunkin of Kemptville, ON, won the $25,000 Grand Prix of St. Lazare held Saturday, May 29, at the 36th Annual Pépinière and St. Lazare Horse Shows in St. Lazare, QC. Riding Larry 0146, a 12-year-old black Oldenburg gelding owned by…

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Lauren Hunkin Leaps to Victory Aboard Larry 0146 in FEI Open Welcome at Jumping Blainville

Lauren Hunkin Leaps to Victory Aboard Larry 0146 in FEI Open Welcome at Jumping Blainville

From equuscanada.com Blainville, QC – July 16, 2010 -Two top equestrians, Lauren Hunkin and Christine McCrea battled for the top award at Friday night’s FEI Open Welcome Class during the Classique Internationale de Blainville (Jumping Blainville).  Hunkin and Larry 0146’s ambition and speed would earn them the winning rosette after flying through the jump-off in…

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Lauren Hunkin Repeats One Week After First-Ever

Lauren Hunkin Repeats One Week After First-Ever

Ste. Justine De Newton, Quebec – Twenty-eight-year-old Lauren Hunkin, of Caledon, Ontario, is already making a habit of something she had never done  just over a week ago. One week to the day after her first-ever grand prix victory, Hunkin, repeated, scoring her second grand prix victory. The win came in the same venue and…

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