3YO Mare – Chacco Silver X Littorio

Winning Bid: $15,000.00


Chardonnay is a 2019 chestnut mare by Chacco Silver, out of a Littorio X Voltaire II mare.

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Item condition: New

Product Description

Name: Chardonnay 

D.O.B: 18/01/19

EMH: 17hh

Sire: Chacco Silver (Chacco Blue)

Dam: Santa Baby (Littorio X Voltaire II)

Gender: Mare

Colour: Chestnut


Talented jumper with class bloodlines.

A good looking mare with a beautiful head and strong type. Chardonnay is showing fantastic ability free jumping with great reactions, excellent technique with a lovely hind end. She seems to love jumping and is brave and genuine. Her talent is match by a great brain, she in an intelligent mare who takes everything in her stride. Well mannered to do everything with, she has had good handling and has been very well prepared to begun her ridden career, where she will undoubtably thrive.

She is sired by the imported stallion Chacco Silver who has made a real impact on the New Zealand Showjumping scene. He is a son of Chacco Blue, who is, without doubt, one of the world’s best jumping sires having topped the Rolex WBFSH Showjumping Sire Ranking for four years consecutively from 2017-2020.

Chardonnay is based in Kerikeri and is available for viewings.


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Chacco Silver has made a real impact on the New Zealand Showjumping scene since he was imported from Germany. Chacco Silver is a son of Chacco Blue, undoubtedly one of the world’s best jumping sires having topped the Rolex WBFSH Showjumping Sire Ranking for four years consecutively from 2017-2020. Not only does Chacco Silver stand on the shoulders of show jumping’s breeding giants, but he is proving to be one himself. Chacco Silver is siring stunning foals with excellent conformation and a spectacular jump from a wide variety of mares. Chacco Silver stamps his progeny with his athleticism, technique, scope, his powerful canter, excellent conformation and wonderful temperament. All ‘must haves’ if you are wanting to produce a horse capable of winning on the international stage.

Sire’s Sire: CHACCO BLUE

Chacco Blue dominates the 2019 World Studbook Rankings for the third consecutive year with a dozen or more progeny in the world’s top 100. This includes recent INDIVIDUAL GOLD MEDALIST at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Explosion W. The first of his grandkids are starting to feature too with another of the top 100 by his son Chaccomo. Chacco Blue has the highest strike rate of the top 20 stallions in both the 1.60 & the 1.40+ level. Indeed 40% of Chacco Blue’s off-spring have competed to 140+. Consequently, it is no wonder that he had eight progeny competing at WEG Tryon 2018. Chacco Blue also dominates the 2019 studbook rankings with progeny representing nine of the 48 studbooks. Three of the top six horses in the OS studbook are by him and another is by his son Chaccomo. And four of the top six in the MECKL studbook are by him and another is by Cellestial the dam sire of Chacco Silver. Progeny are also represented in the KWPN, HANN, AES, OLDBG, RHEIN, SCSL, BRAND studbooks.


Littorio was a fully approved and licensed with the Holsteiner Verband, Oldenburg Verband and Belgian Warmblood. Littorio was the 1995 Grand Champion of the Holsteiner Verband, Neumunster. Littorio had outstanding suspension and gaits and is known for passing on beautiful heads, conformation and ability. His sire, Lord, is one of the most influential sires in the history of the Holstein and Littorio was one of his last remaining sons. Littorio has produced Belgium’s 2001 National Grand Champion filly foal, and also sired two finalists for the national freejumping championships at Melchen. These two finalists were selected out of 110 two-year-olds. Littorio’s family is also ranked number one for producing dressage horses in the world with such relatives as Flemmingh. Gestion Lingh and Krack Z.

Chardonnay has x-rays available on request for prospective bidders.

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Bidder Name Bidding Time Bid Auto
Nat123 10-05-2022 16:40:07 $15,000.00
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