OPELOUSAS, LA—AUGUST 8, 2020—A daughter of third-crop sire Five Bar Cartel was purchased by Bobby Cox for $85,000 to become the sale topper as the 2020 LQHBA Yearling Sale drew to a close Saturday evening in Opelousas. Across the two-day sale, LQHBA reported 375 horses sold from the 484 offered for gross receipts of $4,690,100. The average was $12,507 and the median rose 5% to $9,500. The 108 ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—AUGUST 7, 2020—Save for the social distancing protocols and the request for patrons to wear a mask while inside the sales pavilion, the first session of the 44th LQHBA Yearlings Sale had the look and feel of the association's annual yearling sale held the first week of August each year. The August 7th opener was high-lighted by $52,000 paid by trainer Heath Taylor for Hip 234 Jess Chasin Chicks, a ...



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YUKON, OK—AUGUST 6, 2020—Robin Glenn Pedigrees released two catalog corrections today for the upcoming Heritage Place Yearling Sale scheduled September 25-26, 2020 in Oklahoma City. Hip 84 Good Candy Bird, a son of champion and first-crop sire Jess Good Candy from the stakes winning ...



PLYMOUTH, IN—AUGUST 6, 2020—The Quarter Horse Racing Association of Indiana (QHRAI) announced new "benefits and updates" for their 10th annual QHRAI Speed Sale. The 2020 sale, for weanlings, yearlings, horses-of-racing age, barrel prospects and broodmares, will be held Saturday, September 19th at a new location—the Circle G Arena in ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—AUGUST 6, 2020—Consignments forms are still available for the 2020 Fall Mixed Heritage Place Sale. Forms are due Monday, August 17th for the 43rd annual sale scheduled for October 30th and 31st in Oklahoma City. "This sale has proven to be a great option for horses of all ages included yearlings," Heritage Place general manager Spence Kidney. "We will continue to offer a select group of racing and barrel bred ...



OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—AUGUST 4, 2020—The online version of the upcoming 42nd Annual Heritage Place September Yearling Sale catalog is now available. The two-day event, scheduled September 25-26. 2020 at the Heritage Place Sale's Pavilion in Oklahoma City, will feature 685 head of the industry's finest Quarter Horse yearlings. The sale will offer two sessions of yearlings beginning Friday, September 25 with Hips 1 through 342. The ...



ALEXANDRIA, LA—AUGUST 4, 2020—Potential buyers wanting to take advantage of on-line bidding for the upcoming LQHBA Yearling Sale have until Thursday to register. The annual yearling sale, scheduled for Friday and Saturday, August 7-9, will start promptly at 10 a.m. (CDT) each day at the Equine Sales Company in Opelousas, Louisiana. Buyers must get pre-approved to set-up their account in order to "bid and buy" at the 2020 yearling ...



TULAROSA, NM—AUGUST 3, 2020— Aisle Runner, a New Mexico-bred 2-year-old gelding by Attila's Storm, was the sale topper in last week's R.D. Hubbard Complete Thoroughbred Dispersal conducted online. Out of the Bernardini mare Garter, Aisle Runner sold for $91,250. A winner who qualified for the $134,632 Rio Grande Senor Futurity, where he will race in the colors of new owner Ray Willis. ThoroughbredAuctions.com reported the 54 horses ...



RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM—JULY 31, 2019—The online version of the upcoming 2020 Ruidoso Horse Sales is now available. Horsemen and women can CLICK HERE to view a complete list of consignments or download the complete catalog. Due ...



ALEXANDRIA, LA—JULY 29, 2020—Online bidding will be available for the upcoming LQHBA Yearling Sale, scheduled August 7-8 at the Equine Sales Company in Opelousas, Louisiana. Buyers must get pre-approved by Thursday, August 6th to set-up their account in order to "bid and buy" at the 2020 yearling sale. Beginning Friday morning, August 7th, a link will be available at the top of the LQHBA website's homepage directing potential ...



KAPLAN, LA–JULY 27, 2020—Spring Hill Farm released its annual LQHBA Yearling Preview today. The online flipbook features photos and catalog pages on the farm's 2020 consignments to the August 7th and 8th LQHBA Yearling Sale in Opelousas, Louisiana. A leading consignor at each year's sale, Spring Hill Farm has sold a number of stakes winners at the LQHBA Sale including back-to-back Lee Berwick Futurity(RG1) winners. They include multiple ...



SAN ANTONIO, TX—JULY 25, 2020—With COVID-19 health protocols and social distancing in force the past two days, the Texas Quarter Horse Association closed the book on the 2020 Yearling Sale Saturday with significant increases in both average and median. TQHA reported 164 horses sold over two sessions on Friday and Saturday from the 229 offered, for gross receipts of $2,825,600. The average price was $17,229, up 9% over the $15,785 average ...



SAN ANTONIO, TX—JULY 24, 2020—Despite COVID-19 precautions the 2020 TQHA Yearling Sale opener today (Friday) at the Exposition Hall at the Freeman in San Antonio was one of the association's best ever. "We were very pleased with the results at today’s sale – especially with all of the challenges we had to overcome due to COVID-19 restrictions," TQHA Executive Director Val Clark said Friday evening. "The overall atmosphere was very ...



TULAROSA, NM—JULY 21, 2020—Thoroughbred's consigned to the R.D. Hubbard Complete Dispersal will begin selling today in an on-line internet auction and all are selling without reserve. With the announcement of the relocation of two major horse sales scheduled this summer at Ruidoso Downs to Oklahoma due to Covid-19 concerns, the Thoroughbred horses consigned were transferred to the on-line internet auction. Bidding opens today (July 21) ...



PLYMOUTH, IN—JULY 20, 2020—Consignments for the 10th annual QHRAI Speed Sale are due Saturday, July 25th. The 2020 sale will be held Saturday, September 19th at a new location—the Circle G Arena in Lewisburg, Ohio. The sale, for weanlings, yearlings, horses-of-racing age, barrel prospects and broodmares, will be limited to 50 head. CLICK HERE to ...



VILLE PLATTE, LA—JULY 20, 2020—Blanchet Farms of Ville Platte, Louisiana releases their online yearling preview featuring photos and catalog pages of 50 Louisiana-bred yearlings they will represent during August 7-8 LQHBA Yearling Sale in Opelousas. "We have some outstanding race prospects by leading Louisiana sires from solid black type families in the 2020 ...



TULAROSA, NM—JULY 17, 2020—With the announcement of the relocation of two major horse sales scheduled this summer at Ruidoso Downs to Oklahoma due to Covid-19 concerns, the Thoroughbred horses consigned in the R.D. Hubbard Complete Dispersal have now been transferred to an on-line internet auction and all are selling without reserve. The ...



ALEXANDRIA, LA—JULY 17, 2020—The 2020 LQHBA Yearling Sale will be held on Friday and Saturday, August 7 and 8 at Equine Sales Company in Opelousas, Louisiana. Consignors are asked to have all yearlings checked in and stalled no later than 3:00 p.m. (CDT) Thursday, August 6th. Horses can enter the Equine Sales Company barns beginning at ...



OPELOUSAS, LA—JULY 16, 2020—S & E Prepping of Opelousas, Louisiana released their online yearling preview featuring photos and catalog pages of 52 Louisiana-bred yearlings they will represent during August 7-8 LQHBA Yearling Sale in Opelousas. "We have some very exciting yearling by leading Louisiana sires out of solid black type families going to the 2020 sale," Stephen Deville said. "We invite you to drop by our consignment in ...



BREAUX BRIDGE, LA–JULY 10, 2020–Robicheaux Ranch is pleased to announce the release of their seventh annual LQHBA virtual yearling preview. The online book features photos of 96 of the 100 Robicheaux Ranch consigned LQHBA yearlings to be sold during the association’s two day event, now held at Equine Sales Opelousas, Louisiana, August 7-8. "I was planning for another annual flipbook release ...



By BEN HUDSON, TRACK Magazine Owner/Editor RUIDOSO DOWNS, NM—JULY 9, 2020—After weighing several factors relating to sales scheduled for this August and September at Ruidoso Downs, it has been decided to move the 2020 Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale, the New Mexico-Bred Yearling Sale and the Foal-in-Utero Sale to the Lazy E Arena located just north of Oklahoma City. Lowell Neumayer, long-time general manager of the All American Horse Sale Co., announced today that the two long-standing Ruidoso sales . . . for this year only . . . will be combined and held at the Lazy E Arena on Thursday August 27, Friday August 28 and Saturday August 29. Those dates follow the All American Futurity and All American Derby trials held the ...



Recent Sales Results

DateNameOfferedSoldGrossAvg
2020HPWMIXED731645$7,743,000$12,005
2020LQHBAY484375$4,690,100$12,507
2020TQHAY229164$2,825,600$17,229
2019HPFMIXED499434$4,711,000$10,855
2019HPWMIXED688610$7,171,800$11,757
2019HPYEARLING612543$11,581,600$21,329
2019LAEMIXED303244$6,293,900$25,795
2019LQHBAMX140107$460,100$4,300
2019LQHBAY579448$7,605,200$16,976
2019QHRAISS4223$232,500$10,109
2019RUIFINU2020$396,500$19,825
2019RUINMY170151$2,903,100$19,226
2019RUIY389343$17,044,200$49,692
2019TQHAR158$43,400$5,425
2019TQHAY237190$2,999,100$15,785