Fireworks once more at Flanders Foal Auction
One of the highlights: Tangerina van het Masskantje Z (v. Tangelo van de Zuuthoeve) Photo: Flanders Foal Auction

Fireworks once more at Flanders Foal Auction

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Entirely according to tradition Flanders Foal Auction celebrates its last foal auction of the year in the week of the FEI WBFSH Jumping World Breeding Championships. On Thursday-night 23 September magnificent showjumping foals will enter the ring at Sentower Park in Opglabbeek, half an hour away from Zangersheide where talented, young showjumping horses compete for the world titles.

Luk Van Puymbroeck and Gerald Lenaerts have already selected 41 foals, more than in the last few auctions. “We had a real hard time making our choice! We have had to turn down real good foals. The offer was staggering. Looking at the collection, many stick out head and shoulders and also where type and movements are concerned, they are really fine foals. Hopefully the results will come close to last auction’s success, although it will be almost impossible to beat that”, says Luk Van Puymbroeck, referring to the average price of 36,400 euro in August.

Some highlights:

  • Tangelo vd Zuuthoeve x half sister to olympic gold medalist Explosion W
  • Verdi x full sister to olympic bronze team medalist Nevados S
  • Casall x dam olympic bronze team medalist Quel Homme de Hus
  • Tangelo vd Zuuthoeve x half-sister to olympic team gold winner Vindicat W
  • Taloubet Z x full sister to Emerald van ‘t Ruytershof
  • Chacco Blue x dam Tobago Z
  • Chacco Blue x half-sister to Casall
  • Chacoon Blue x dam Catch Me If You Can
  • Emerald x full sister to Cornet Obolensky
  • Chacco Blue x half-sister to double Olympic silver winner Glock’s London
  • Balou du Reventon x Coriana van Klapscheut 1.60m GP

The foal presentation at Sentower Park is planned for 18.00 hours, the auction starts at 19.30 hours. Not present in person? You can follow the auction via and bid online.

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