DonaChamp, 2007 Hanoverian filly by ES Donavan, out of Lady Longchamp. Dark bay with small snip and star, and three white socks. Future FEI dressage horse.
DonaChamp attended the 2007 Paxton Farm inspections, where she performed very well. She is a registered and branded American Hanoverian. She should mature to well over 16.0 hands. As of June, 2008 she stood at 15.1hands.
Lineage includes classic bloodlines such as the sought-after Thoroughbred stallion Laurie’s Crusader. Lady Longchamp’s sire, Longchamp placed second out of 43 stallions and won the dressage section of his performance test in 1995, with a score of 157.52. He also earned high scores on all three gaits, character, temperament and rideability.
ES Donavan is well-known for his free style dressage demonstrations and his top level dressage ability. He is 17.1 hands, bred and born in Germany. He is consistently listed on the USEF list of Leading sires for Dressage/Dressage Breeding. He is currently 71st out of nearly 1000 sires for Dressage Sires. He scored 136.16 points on his 100 day test, which is still one the highest scores in the United States. Though Dressage is Donavan’s discipline of highest of accomplishments, he is also being listed as Sire on the Hunter lists and some of his offspring are showing Jumper and Eventing.
DonaChamp is now with teamwork dressage at JILBA in Catharpin, VA.