Sales Dates

2018 Sales Dates in Japan

Date Sale Horse Offered
(Thoroughbred)
Location (Prefecture) Sale Holder
Apr. 2 Kyushu Training Sale 2-Y-O Saga Racecourse (Saga) Kyushu BA
May 11 Chiba Thoroughbred Sale 2-Y-O Funabashi Racecourse (Chiba) Chiba Ryoso Agricultural Cooperative Association
May 22 Hokkaido Training Sale 2-Y-O JRA Sapporo Racecourse (Hokkaido) Hidaka Horse BA, Iburi BA, Tokachi Horse BA
June 26 Kyushu Yearling Sale Yearling JBBA Kyushu Stallion Station (Kagoshima) Kyushu BA
July 3 Hachinohe Sale Yearling Hachinohe Sales Complex (Aomori) Aomori Prefecture BA
July 9 Select Sale Yearling Northern Horse Park (Hokkaido) Japan Racing Horse Association
July 10 Foal
July 17 Hokkaido Selection Sale 1 Yearling Hokkaido Sales Complex (Hokkaido) Hidaka Horse BA, Iburi BA, Tokachi Horse BA
Aug. 20 Hokkaido Selection Sale 2 Yearling Hokkaido Sales Complex (Hokkaido) Hidaka Horse BA, Iburi BA, Tokachi Horse BA
Aug. 21-24 Hokkaido Summer Sale Yearling Hokkaido Sales Complex (Hokkaido) Hidaka Horse BA, Iburi BA, Tokachi Horse BA
Oct. 1-3 Hokkaido Autumn Sale Yearling Hokkaido Sales Complex (Hokkaido) Hidaka Horse BA, Iburi BA, Tokachi Horse BA
  • *Abbreviations: JRA=Japan Racing Association, BA=Breeders’ Association, JBBA= Japan Bloodhorse Breeders’ Association
  • *Dates are subject to change.