KZN thoroughbred auction to attract SA’s horse racing elite

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Durban - Bloodstock South Africa (BSA), the sales arm of the Thoroughbred Breeders Association (TBA), will hold its annual KwaZulu Natal (KZN) Yearling Sale from 29 to 30 June 2017.

More than 275 lots have been catalogued for this year’s sale. This is an important event on the South African horse racing community’s calendar, taking place in the lead up to the Vodacom Durban July, KZN’s most anticipated horse race.

This year’s July is expected to attract more than 50 000 racing enthusiasts, including high profile racehorse owners who will be eager to view the young racehorses available at the yearling sale.

Graduates of the sale include racing legends such as Louis The King, Happy Valentine, Same Jurisdiction and other top horses who have gone on to pursue success at racetracks throughout the country.   

The auction will take place at the Sibaya Casino and Entertainment World, a top holiday destination in Durban, located just a few minutes’ drive from King Shaka International Airport.

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