Selective Trade at the first Elite Dressage Collection Sale


Addington March Sale

Selective Trade at the first Elite Dressage Collection Sale


Brightwells first auction of Dressage Horses to be held alongside the Addington CDI3* on Saturday 21st March recorded a set of results highlighted by a Record Price for a Dressage horse sold at a UK Auction. Donna a beautiful 7yo old mare by Uptown sold for £120,000, she was offered by first time vendors to Addington, Frans and Marion Koeman from Holland. The mare had been bred and produced by Marion to a high level and was selected with this sale in mind, attached to the CDI3* she represented a lot of qualities as a Young Riders horse.


Richard Botterill commented “It was important to try this new sale and although the clearance rate was not up to our usual results, it provided a shop window for meeting many new clients who were competing at the International, and this will hopefully benefit our sales later in the year in August and December. A number of private transactions are ongoing which are not included in the results below.



Offered 16             Sold 6             Turnover £217,500             Average £36,250



Sterling Euro (1.38)
Donna 7yo mare by Uptown 120,000 165,600
Giovani 4yo stallion by Uphill 23,500 32,430
Fernando 5yo gelding by Don Romantic 23,000 31,740
Giovani B 4yo gelding by Apache 21,000 28,980
Rockadel 4yo stallion by Rock Forever 18,000 24,840
Fortisimmo 4yo gelding by Flatrate 12,000 16,560