Whether buying foals, yearlings, horses in training or breeding stock, Europe is the key destination for anyone seeking to invest in the very best bloodstock. Several of the world’s leading auction houses sell many of the world’s finest bloodlines each year, with key investors from around the globe gathering in Europe to do battle to purchase elite horses that will triumph at the highest level. Outlined below are the key European bloodstock sales for international buyers. Alternatively, you can find full lists of British Sales, French Sales, German Sales and Irish Sales. 2019 Key Sales - DOWNLOAD
Tattersalls October Yearling Sale (Book 1)
Europe's Premier yearling sale and the source of Derby winners and future champions.
Blue Point (200,000gns in 2015) 2018 Gr.1 King's Stand Stakes, 2017 Gr.3 Bengough Stakes; Lightning Spear (260,000gns in 2008) Gr.1 Sussex Stakes, 2017 Gr.2 Celebration Mile; The Tin Man (80,000gns) 2018 G1 Haydock Sprint Cup, 2017 G1 Diamond Jubilee, 2016 G1 Champions Sprint Stakes; Highland Reel (460,000gns in 2013) G1 Prince of Wales's, G1 Coronation Cup, G1 Breeders' Cup Turf, G1 King George, G1 Hong Kong Vase, G1 Secretariat Stakes; Postponed (360,000gns in 2012) G1 King George in 2015, G1 Sheema Classic, G1 Coronation Cup, G1 Juddmonte International; Golden Horn (190,000gns unsold in 2013) - 2015 G1 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe Longchamp, G1 Irish Champion Leopardstown, G1 Eclipse Sandown Park, G1 The Derby Epsom; St Nicholas Abbey (200,000gns in 2008) - 2011, 2012 & 2013 G1 Coronation Cup Epsom, 2013 G1 Sheema Classic Meydan, 2011 G1 Breeders Cup Turf Churchill Downs, 2009 G1 Racing Post Trophy Doncaster.