Luckybird became the best selling horse in the first online auction as part of the 2020 Van Olst Sales, hosted by Dutch stallion owner Gert-Jan van Olst.
The first online auction included a collection of 10 young dressage horses, 9 of them were sold. The bidding concluded on 8 June 2020.
The highest bid was for the 4-year old gelding Luckybird (by Everdale x Metall x Levantos II). He sold for 67,500 euro and will move abroad.
The second most expensive horse was the 3-year old gelding Maxs-H (by Glamourdale x Gribaldi x Uniform). The grey sold for 62,500 euro to a British client.
The NRPS licensed stallion Gregory (by George Clooney) fetched 55,000 euro and will stay in The Netherlands.
The 3-year old Manhattan (by George Clooney x Negro) found a new owner for 40,000 euro. Ernesto (by Everdale x Tuschinski) sold for 38,000 euro.
Evergreen (by Everdale x Donnerschwee) fetched 30,000 euro, Mondiego (by Diego x Stedinger) switched owners for 26,000 euro, and Rescolar (by Escolar x Sir Donnerhall) sold for 23,000 euro,
Van Olst purchased Mistral (by Everdale x Zucchero x Flemmingh) for himself for 18,500 euro. His staff will train him up the levels.
The average price for a horse in this auction was 39,500 euro.
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