For Happiness N, Best Seller of the 2020 Taunus Talent Auction

Tue, 06/30/2020 - 07:49
Taunus - Talent Auction
For Happiness N (by Foundation x Sir Donnerhall) in the 2020 Taunas-Talent Auction

For Happiness N became the best selling foal in the first edition of the Taunus Talent Auction, an online foal auction hosted by Gestut Schafhof to market the offspring of their stallions to an international audience.

The 2020 Taunus Talent Auction was managed by Matthias Rath and concluded on 29 June 2020.

The highest bid was for the Hanoverian filly For Happiness N (by Foundation x Sir Donnerhall x Wolkenstein II). Bred by Kirsten Niermann, this filly sold to a Swiss client for 21,250 euro.

A Brazilian customer acquired the stallion prospect Touching Gold (by Thiago GS x Rassolini x Benvenuto) for 15,000 euro. 

The chestnut Daydream (by Destacado x Florencio x Rubinstein) found a new owner in Thailand for 13,250 euro.

Touching Gold
Brazilian Paralympian Rodolpho Riskalla paid 12,500 euro for True Diamond (by Totilas x De Niro x Rohdiamant).

A Dutch customer secured the Dutch bred Promesse van Kairos (by Painted Black x Uphill) for 12,000 euro, while the chestnut First Class RF (by Foundation x Samarant x Rubinstein) will stay in Germany for 10,000 euro. 

Total Dream K (by Totilas x Dream Boy x Jazz) received the highest bid from a  German and that was 9,250 euro.

The total turnover for 12 foals was about 126,000 euro. The average price for a foal at the 2020 Taunus Talent Auction was 10,480 euro. 

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