Fantasy makes summer dreams come true
Last but not least: The filly Fantasy by Foundation - Romanov Blue Hors - Sandro Hit shined as the highest price in the elite foal collection at the Oldenburg Horse Center Vechta. This beauty queen, bred by Lilian Sanktjohanser from Löningen, Germany, fascinated a stud with Olympic traditions from Lower Saxony for 107,000 Euro.
Next generation for Sweden: The colt VIP by Vitalis - Desperados - Rubinstein I, bred by Gerold Karlovatz from Austria, will move to beautiful Scandinavia for 53,000 Euro. In the collection of the show jumpers Conan by Cornet Obolensky - Kannan - Cassini I was sold for 25,000 Euro as most expensive youngster to a well-known jumping stable. This exclusive colt was bred by Ferdi Hinners-Krogmann from Lohne, Germany.
All in all, the 46 foals generated a turnover of 702,500 Euro. The average price in the foal collection settled at around 15,500 Euro. 16 young Oldenburg stars will bring joy to their new owners abroad. They were sold to several countries: Switzerland (3), Australia (2), Denmark (2), Italy (2), Sweden (2), Spain (2), Austria (1), Belgium (1) and the USA (1).
In the sport horse collection First Vision by First Choice - Romanov Blue Hors - Donnerhall triumphed as the top priced horse. This extraordinary dancer, bred and exhibited by Weihegold OLDs breeder Inge Bastian from Bargteheide, Germany, was sold to a dressage stable in Norway for 80,000 Euro.
The second most expensive horse was a show jumper. Calimero by Contefino - Loredo - Grannus, bred by Nadja Steininger from Gardelgen and exhibited by Lieneke Brouwer from the Netherlands, was knocked down for 70,000 Euro to customers from Switzerland.
The average price in the sport horse collection settled at around 26,500 Euro. The 20 sport horses brought a total of 525,000 Euro. Nine Oldenburgs will start an international career, and will move to Spain (2), Belgium (1), Canada (1), Netherlands (1), Norway (1), South Korea (1), Sweden (1) and Switzerland (1).
Photo: Fantasy by Foundation was the most expensive foal in Vechta. (gr. Feldhaus)