Splendid, the 2021 Oldenburg saddle licensing champion, sold for a record price of 515,000 euro at the online auction on 21 April 2021.
Splendid (by San Amour I out of N-Infinity by Dream Boy - Friedensfürst/T) is bred by Rob Zandvoort from Belgium, and became the champion of the 10th Oldenburg Saddle Licensing. He also turned out to be the auction price highlight.
For 515,000 euro, the noble black stallion sold to Swiss Adrian Gasser, who owns Gut Schönweide in Schleswig-Holstein. This makes him the most expensive champion of all ten saddle licensings so far.
The second most expensive stallion sold for 84,000 Euros: the third ranked premium stallion by Frascino out of Fahra-Diva by Lauries Crusador xx - Dormello - Placido. He is bred by Frank & Christine Lange and owned by Peter Aringer from Herford.
The stallion by Da Costa out of Dakota by Dankeschön - Hochadel, bred and exhibited by Arndt Schwierking, sold for 81,000 euro to a top dressage stable in Austria.
The licensed colt by For Romance x Rock Forever fetched 52,000 euro, the licensed colt by Desperado x Jazz switched owners for 51,500 euro, while the licensed stallion by Bonds x Stoiber SN sold for 45,000 euro.
The most expensive non-licensed stallion was the Zonik One x Hotline x Rotspon colt which sold for 35,000 euro.
In total, the Spring Elite Auction generated a total sale of 2,395,000 Euros with the riding horses that were already auctioned on 10 April. The lot shone with an average price of over 61,000 Euros. 21 of 39 auction candidates were bought by Oldenburg friends from abroad. In the future, they will bring joy in Great Britain (4), Belgium (3), Switzerland (3), USA (3), Ireland (1), Italy (1), Canada (1), Mexico (1), Austria (1), Portugal (1), Spain (1) and in Hungary (1).
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