The dark bay filly Vianna (by Furstenball x Romanov) became the price highlight of the 2017 Danish Warmblood Elite Foal Auction held in Vilhelmsborg, Denmark, on 26 August 2017. Andreas Helgstrand acquired the filly for 420,000 DKK (56,450 euro).
Bred by Lena and Ulrik Kristensen from Vinderup, Denmark, Vianna won the regional foal show.
The second most expensive foal was the jumper colt Cordento II (by Cornet Obolensky x Cardento). Jan List paid almost 40,000 euro for this colt.
The third most expensive foal was the dressage filly For Ronett (by For Romance x Romanov), which sold for 28,000 euro, while filly Finesse Langholt (by Finest x Don Schufro) switched owners for 27,000 euro.
Two foals sold for 24,000 euro: Final S (by Franklin x Stedinger) and Svalegårds Hot Boy (by Hesselhøj Donkey Boy x Hotline)
Fifty foals were actually sold at this auction (76% of the collection).
Fantastic, High Quality Foal Collection Selected for 2017 Danish Warmblood Elite Foal Auction