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Happy Birthday JJ!!  March 8, 2005!!  May all of your wishes come true!!

Welcome to the web page of :

~Jessica Jo Tate~
Dressage Rider, Trainer and Coach;

USDF Gold Medalist in Dressage

Wyngate Dressage Center,
W5101 Cobblestone Rd., Walworth, WI 53184


Dedicated to Preserving the art of Classical Equitation and Horsemanship.


JJ Tate on Elite Hanoverian Stallion Donavan
Photo by Karen Lietz

Jessica Jo Tate   

trains horse and students in the art of Classical Dressage ; she coaches at shows, and shows horses at all levels for owners. At times, she also represents horses for sale .

She gives many clinics throughout the year at many locations both near her home and across the country.

Watch for JJ as she makes her way to the top of her field, with integrity, poise and dedication to what is best for the horse and the rider. She is an articulate speaker, instructor and  clinician. 

JJ Tate has ridden in clinics with notables: Gyula Dallos, Hungary, World Cup and Olympic Competitor; Oded Shimoni, Israel; Steffen Peters, US. Olympian;  Charles de Kunffy; Walter Zettel; Jane Savoie , Nicole Uphoff, Olympic Champion and others.

JJ is aspiring to World Cup and Olympic competitions.

~WE  appreciate and admire the way JJ has ridden and trained our stallion; always with love and respect,

talent and compassion..

please join us in our support for all she does and hopes to do. -

~Wendy and Marty Costello, owners of Donavan, Elite Hanoverian  Grand Prix Stallion



JJ Tate Schedule 2005



March -JJ and " Chip" (see below) just competed together for the first time in a Grand Prix and her first Grand Prix Special and did very well with 5 judges  watching.. Scores in both over 61% . Congrats JJ!

JJ Tate is now in Wellington Florida, with several of her horses training and competing under top riders, including Oded Shimoni; World Cup competitor from Israel.

JJ has recently purchased a Grand Prix Horse named Cambay or "Chip", and a young prospect, called "Petrie", a Donnerhall offspring.

JJ will return several times to Wyngate to instruct her students and will be back for the Midwest spring show  season preparation and competition in early April.

Spring 2005

Monthly clinics At Elkhart Lake Dressage  Center resume in April 2005. Cost is $95pp / 45 minute lesson.

JJ and Donavan!, Elite Hanoverian Stallion will return to the Midwest Horse Fair April 15-17 in Madison WI. JJ and Donavan will perform a Special Musical Freestyle in celebration of his 20th Birthday and this will be his Final Exhibition of this type.

In April JJ will attend the World Cup Competitions in LasVegas , the 20-25. ( as observer).

Her May schedule includes shows at Silverwood, Paxton Farm CDI (Ohio); and she gives a clinic in Canada the last weekend.

June 3-6th will be a Charles de Kunffy Clinic at Wyngate. Call for more details.

Anyone wishing to know more about breeding to Donavan should call 


or visit www.esdonavan.com 


The Equine Source:

Proud Sponsor of JJ Tate

Contact information:

JJ Tate can be reached at Wyngate Dressage Center in Walworth, WI.

When In Florida use her cell phone.

Wyngate Address:

W5101 Cobblestone Rd.,

Walworth, WI 53184

Wyngate phone: 262-275-8595

Wyngate fax:  262-275-0530
JJ's Cell Phone:  262-325-0099

JJ's Home Phone:    262-275-3394

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