Rider Highlights and Updates – July, 2021
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Written by Rachel Northington

July 31, 2021

Did you know that horses have been recorded showing the same patterns of brain activity and the same brain chemical changes that correspond to a particular human emotion or mood state on brain scans? It is logical for us to assume that they are experiencing similar feelings as humans!

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I put Elmer back on GastroMend XC during the time he usually gets his hocks injected in springtime. That’s when his ulcers seem to flare up shortly after being sedated. I started them before his appointment and continued for 2 bags worth. During that time, he had a small eye injury, so he needed to be sedated 2 additional times! Knocking on wood but it’s now July and he’s still doing great! Looking pretty good for a 22-year-old TB! I can’t say enough about your supplement.
Maria Spinelli
Horse named Elmer

Cisco, Before GastroMend XC

Team Rider Updates:

Good luck to SynNutra Team Riders Ashlee Bond and Alberto Michan, who will be competing in Tokyo, representing Team Israel in Showjumping. We also wish all the best to SynNutra Rider Roberto Teran Tafur at the Olympics representing Team Colombia in Jumping!

Israel Show Jumping Team

Team Isreal with Ashlee Bond and Alberto Michan
Photo: AM Instagram

Congratulations SynNutra Team Rider Daniel Bluman on placing 2nd place in the Falcon Stakes at the Royal Windsor Horse Show.

Daniel Bluman
Daniel Bluman

In Traverse City, SynNutra Team Rider Kyle King has been having a great show, finishing 2nd in the $230,000 5* Major League Showjumping Grand Prix aboard Magic Mike. Kyle also saw big success with horses Enzo, Etalon, and Coffee To Go.

Kyle King And His Support Team
Kyle King And His Support Team

In Tryon, SynNutra Sponsored Ridgewater Stables showed continued success, picking up many great ribbons, including Caia Watridge and Isell winning in the Medium Junior/Amateur Division, Maddie Godard winning a class in the Children’s Jumpers with Contador, and Stephanie King collecting a few blue ribbons with her hunter Limitless and her jumper Kalle.

Ridgewater Stables Via Instagram
Ridgewater Stables
Via Instagram

In the other coast, SynNutra Sponsored Team Harley Brown Equestrian had a successful few weeks of horse showing. During the Woodside Welcome, Team HBE had 7 of the top 10 placings, including a 1-2-3 sweep with Harley Brown on Quidam’s Rose, Emma Reichow on Forever Alve, and Amy Juelsgaard on Corpowei. Zoe Brown won the Open Equitation Challenge with The Original, winning every equitation class they competed in that weekend, and Olivia Brown was Reserve Champion in the 3’3 Performance Hunters with Complete. Then at the Sonoma Horse Park, Emma Reichow won the Grand Prix at the Sonoma Horse Park aboard Forever Alve and had two additional top 10 placings in the Grand Prix. Elisabeth Engelson and Cool Boy won all three of their classes and the division championship in the .95 adult jumpers. Mika Clear and Celina Z won the Child/Adult Amateur Classic for the third week in a row. Mika also won the CPHA Foundation medal aboard Camillo. Olivia Brown was Champion aboard Barbara Phillips’ Obama in the 1.10 Child/Adult Amateur Jumper Division with Barbara Phillips and Certain VD Begijnakker winning a class and ending up Reserve Chamption in the 1.10 Adult Amateur Jumpers.

Zoe Brown and The Original
Zoe Brown and The Original
Photo: Grand Prix Photography

Also on the west coast, SynNutra Sponsored Blueridge Farm’s Sean Leckie had a great show at Huntington Beach, taking home two blue ribbons in the Performance Hunter Division aboard Diar. Then at the Sonoma Horse Park, Blueridge Farms had a great time with Della White taking the 1.40m Classic Champion with Complete Luck and winning the 1.40 speed with Lauren 29, and Mia Hutcheson and Savannah Carter earned 1st and 2nd place in the USHJA 3’3.

Blueridge Farm Riders in the Winner's Circle at Sonoma Horsepark

Blueridge Farm Riders in the Winner’s Circle at Sonoma Horsepark

SynNutra Team Rider Robyn Morgan came in 3rd place at the High Stakes race in Tehachapi, CA aboard her speedy horse Fame A La Mode.

Robyn Morgan aboard Fame A La Mode
Robyn Morgan aboard Fame A La Mode
Photo: Mitch Friedman Photography

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