Recent days were sign of the 41th edition of Sport horses auction Dronten. The Friday night, completed by Youtube-star Britt Dekker and various shows, was spectacular. Many visitors, enthusiastic participants and beautiful sport made it an amazing night for the kids and there parents!
On Saturday afternoon and evening the auction itself was sceduled. Prior to the auction stud ‘Reinie Tewis’ presented their stallions Jukebox, Joint Venture, Darco for Fun and Indiana to the audience. The Stallions showed off their best side. The auction started well. Reinie Tewis offered a insemination of the stallion Joint Venure. The money of Eur 750,- was meant for charity foundation KIKA.
In a beautifully decorated and jam-packed ‘Paardencentrum Dronten’ many breeders and owners received good prices for their horses. In addition to all the interested visitors in Dronten, the auction was also very well followed by Uhorse.tv. From home and abroad, there was great interest in the collection of 27 fine horses. The horses Jovanka (Arezzo VDL x Corland), CCO (Cornet Obolensky x Corradi I), Jingle Bells TN (Stakkato x Zambesi) en Just a Lady (Baltic VDL x Indorado) were all sold for the price of Eur 26.000,- . The Cornet Obolensky leaves to Polen, the Arezzo goes to Germany.
Thanks to the possibility to ride the horses in the weeks before the auction, many riders know the quality of the horses and came to buy there favourite one!
The upward trend of last year is being held. With an everage price of Eur 12.648 the auction was successful and is expired according to forecast. As a final word from the Auction Commission they want to thank all the sponsors and volunteers who participated on this beautiful auction. We’d like to see you again on the foal auction on Friday, September 7th 2018 in Ermelo.