2015 NCHA Futurity Sales Wrap Up

WBSaleZee Im Smooth sold for $225,000 in the Select Yearling Sale • Courtesy of Western BloodstockThe 2015 National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Futurity Sales 1002-lotted catalog of horses was the sale’s largest since 2010. While the overall average of $21,260 was under 2014’s all-time record of $27,696, it was just shy of the 2013 NCHA Futurity Sales average of $21,323 and nearly $7,000 more per head than in 2010.


NRCHA Celebration of Champions to Feature New Sale

WinterPremierSale-LogoIn 2014, the National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) Celebration of Champions moved to Fort Worth, Texas, and in 2016, the show will feature a new event. The Celebration, which includes a derby, World Championship classes and the World’s Greatest Horseman competition, is scheduled for Feb. 12-20, 2016, and will host the inaugural Winter Premier Sale on its final day.

2015 Legacy Consignment Sale

Held October 17, 2015
157 horses consigned
$1,485,350 gross for a $9,461 average
141 sold (90%), $1,304,450 net, $9,251 average and $6,700 median.

2015 Legacy Reining Breeders Sale

Legacy Reining Breeders Sale
Held October 16, 2015
110 horses consigned
$1,563,100 gross for a $14,210 average
84 sold (76%), $1,124,600 net, $13,388 average and $10,250 median.


Marketplace at Ardmore Sale Includes Dick Pieper Tack Room Collection

docs-high-flyin-catDocs High Flyin Cat was the highest seller at $22,000.The Marketplace at Ardmore’s Nov. 7 sale played host to a good sized crowd on a sunny Saturday at the Hardy Murphy Coliseum in Ardmore, Oklahoma. In addition to the sale offering dominated by show horses, many came to buy part of history with purchases from Dick Pieper’s Tack Room Collection, which included bits, spurs, saddles and assorted gear acquired by this internationally recognized horseman during a storied career as an expert trainer, fierce competitor and respected judge in the performance horse industry.

2015 Center Ranch Production Sale

Center Ranch Production Sale
Held October 10, 2015
96 horses consigned
$2,925,400 gross for a $30,473 average
77 sold (80%), $1,879,200 net, $24,405 average and $7,200 median.