The 2014 NCHA Summer Spectacular Sale, produced by Western Bloodstock Ltd., preceded the NCHA Derby finals on Aug. 2 at Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth, Texas, and topped the 2013 NCHA Summer Spectacular Sale with 87 percent completed sales, including a strong $33,300 average for the top five highest-sellers.
The National Reining Horse Association (NRHA) has unveiled an incentive program that could award $220,000 to sale buyers and consignors.
In a move to broaden the market and offer premium auctions at moderate prices for all classes of performance horses, Western Bloodstock Ltd. has expanded its roster to include three new sales, in addition to their premier venues at the National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Futurity, NCHA Super Stakes, and NCHA Summer Spectacular Sales in Fort Worth.
The new sales are the Western Fall Roundup, to be held on Sept. 6, at the Four States Fairgrounds in Texarkana, Ark.; the Big Bash on the Brazos on Sept. 23 at Silverado Arena in Weatherford, Texas; and the Western Winter Roundup on Jan. 10, 2015, at the Oklahoma State Fair Park in Oklahoma City.
Pro Horse Services owner Mike Jennings said, “Our new high seller brought $30,100. We registered 276 bidders and had 71,855 page views for the online catalog by the end of bidding.”Professional Horses Services, LLC, recently announced the results of its May Online Auction, which closed on May 21. The company has been holding online auctions since December 2012.
The highest-seller, Ellusive Clue, is a 3-year-old daughter of Mr Elusive who sold in foal to JMK Bocephus for $30,100. The filly was from the JMK Quarter Horses consignment and sold to Virginia Webber of Kansas.
2014 American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA) World Championship Show Sale, buyers have an added appeal for purchasing a horse at the sale. A new AQHA World Show Sale bonus program will attract more buyers and also give breeders and trainers an incentive to consign their horse to the 2014 AQHA World Show Sale.Starting at the
Held Jan. 25, 2014
36 horses consigned • $138,100 gross • $3,836 average
33 sold (92%) • $125,500 net • $3,803 average • $3,700 median.
Held Dec. 7, 2013
48 horses consigned
$1,806,100 gross for a $37,627 average
38 sold (79%), $1,574,900 net, $41,445 average and $19,250 median.
Held Dec. 6, 2013
68 horses consigned
$571,200 gross for a $8,400 average
63 sold (93%), $522,000 net, $8,286 average and $7,200 median.
Held Dec. 5, 2013
91 horses consigned
$1,314,900 gross for a $14,449 average
75 sold (82%), $1,011,200 net, $13,483 average and $10,000 median.
Held Dec. 14, 2013
127 horses consigned
$3,750,100 gross for a $29,528 average
102 sold (80%), $2,931,100 net, $28,736 average and $21,000 median.