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
|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|