Keeneland catalogs 1,582 Horses for 60th annual Horses of all Ages Sale January 8-11

Keeneland has cataloged 1,582 horses for its 60th January Horses of All Ages Sale, to be held Jan. 8-11. The interactive January Sale catalog is available online at Keeneland.com. Print catalogs are to be mailed the week of Dec. 18. The catalog includes 677 broodmares and broodmare prospects, 628 yearlings, 264 horses of racing age, and 13 stallions and racing or stallion prospects. “Results of...

January Horses of All Ages Sale shows Keeneland buyers focused on quality

A total of 948 horses brought gross receipts of $35,305,500, down 14 percent from $41,025,700 for 1,027 horses in 2014 (Keeneland Photo)   Keeneland’s 57th annual January Horses of All Ages Sale, which ended Thursday, continued to indicate market stability, prompting buyers to compete with confidence for quality individuals and resulting in the sale-topping $2.2 million price, the highest January...

Up sells for $2.2 million, brings highest price for Horses of All Ages Sale since 2008

The sale of Group 2 winner and classic-placed Up (IRE), a 6-year-old daughter of Galileo (IRE) in foal to War Front, for $2.2 million and her first foal, a yearling filly by War Front, for $800,000 highlighted Tuesday’s second session of the 57th annual Keeneland January Horses of All Ages Sale.   The price for Up, purchased by Ran Jan Racing of Californians Robert Naify and his wife, Jan Van...

Bloodstock agent Chad Schumer is all over
the map in search of four-legged inventory

Chad Schumer will be among the buyers at Keeneland’s four-day sale that begins Jan. 6 (Photo from Keeneland)   By Liane Crossley KyForward correspondent   From his Louisville office, Chad Schumer can see the world. As a Thoroughbred broker with clients from across the globe, Schumer is constantly on the lookout for horses with both foreign and domestic appeal. Schumer makes purchases privately...