Countless references from Foal Auction Prinsjesdag prove that the strictly applied motto ‘The power of performance’ is a success. By selecting year after year foals that meet the highest requirements and have excellent origines, a certainty can be purchased at Foal Auction Prinsjesdag. Many sold foals are now performing in international sport.
The list of internationally performing jumping and dressage horses that have been auctioned at Foal Auction Prinsjesdag is long and is regularly expanded. Most striking are references at the highest level, but the group of younger horses that are still developing is also interesting to follow.
Performing on the highest level
At the highest level in showjumping, horses such as the stallion Alicante HBC (s.Casall), Bonne Chance (s.Baloubet du Rouet), Arc de Triomphe (s.Triomphe de Muze), Zidane D (s.Heartbreaker), Mr.Europe (s.Mr.Blue) and Wimphof’s Hinde (s.Berlin) have already proven themselves. In dressage sport, Foal Auction Prinsjesdag references such as Boston STH (s.Johnson), Blacktime (s.Painted Black) and Binky (s.Painted Black) perform at the highest level. Striking performing 1.50/1.55m show jumpers are the successful stallion Edinburgh (s.Vleut), Grand Prix winner Baron (s.Colman) and VDL Groep Elexia (s.Calvaro Z). In the international dressage ring, Small Tour horses such as Darabel (s.Westpoint), President’s First Apple s. Vivaldi), Gaudi Vita (s.Apache) and Primeval Brittsion (s.Sir Donnerhall) are making great advertisement for the auction where they have been sold as a foal.
Quality has a price tag
Foal Auction Prinsjesdag is the auction for the sport horses of the future. High-quality foals that represent the very best European bloodlines, especially the jumping bred foals. And buyers dare to invest in such foals. The last auctions average prices are realized from almost € 13,000 for dressage foals to more than € 15,500 for jumping foals. Foal Auction Prinsjesdag thus forms a valuable bridge between breeders and buyers.