Sales Dates

2017 Sales Dates in Japan

Date Sale Horse Offered
(Thoroughbred)
Location (Prefecture) Sale Holder
Apr. 11 Kyushu Training Sale 2-Y-O Saga Racecourse (Saga) Kyushu BA
May 12 Chiba Thoroughbred Sale 2-Y-O Funabashi Racecourse (Chiba) Chiba Ryoso Agricultural Cooperative Association
May 23 Hokkaido Training Sale 2-Y-O JRA Sapporo Racecourse (Hokkaido) Hidaka Horse BA, Iburi BA, Tokachi Horse BA
June 27 Kyushu Yearling Sale Yearling JBBA Kyushu Stallion Station (Kagoshima) Kyushu BA
July 4 Hachinohe Sale Yearling Hachinohe Sales Complex (Aomori) Aomori Prefecture BA
July 10 Select Sale Yearling Northern Horse Park (Hokkaido) Japan Racing Horse Association
July 11 Foal
July 18 Hokkaido Selection Sale Yearling Hokkaido Sales Complex (Hokkaido) Hidaka Horse BA, Iburi BA, Tokachi Horse BA
Aug. 21-25 Hokkaido Summer Sale Yearling Hokkaido Sales Complex (Hokkaido) Hidaka Horse BA, Iburi BA, Tokachi Horse BA
Oct. 2-4 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.