While the Fences Performers auctions are opening at the CSI in Bourg-en-Bresse, the «alumni» of the auctions made a real raid at the CSI3* in Compiègne this weekend. The 1m55 Grand Prix is won by DIEGO DEL CARIBE with Valentin Mercotte. He had been auctioned off in September 2016. ISTANBULL V.H OOIEVAARSHOF, sold in November 2012, is ranked in the same class with Abdelkebir Ouaddar.
The big qualifying event of the day before saw Penelope Leprevost sign a new victorywith GFE CANDY DE NANTUEL, auctioned in September 2015. That same Saturday, Thierry Rozier finished 2nd in the GP Top 7 with QUPIDO A VAN DE NACHTEGAELE, who had been sold in September 2019. Three of the top four places in the 6-year-old final went to Fences horses.
SERAFINA DBH Z, sold a few days ago at the Fences Performers Auction in Fontainebleau, finishes second with Alix Ragot in front of Nicolas Delmotte and CLOE NEWCASTLE Z, who was sold last August at the Deauville Classic Auction, and GFE HELIOS D’HELBY, ridden by Eden Leprevost Blin-Lebreton, sold at 3 years old !
This should draw attention to the 11 future champions of the 2023 Bourg-en-Bresse selection. They can be discovered on en.fencesweb.com and tried out all week long on the site of the International Jumping of Bourg-en-Bresse where the Fences partners invite you to meet them.