The catalog for the Horses of Racing Age Section of the Ocala Breeders’ Sales Company’s 2014 Fall Mixed Sale is now available on the OBS website at http://obssales.com. It is included in the searchable and sortable master index, which provides links to past performances, under tack videos, pedigree and consignor information as well as pedigree updates occurring since the catalog was printed.
The iPad version of the entire catalog is available via the equineline Sales Catalog App. The App allows users to download and view the catalog, record notes and also provides innovative search, sort and rating capability. For information and downloads visit: http://www.equineline.com/SalesCatalogApp/.
There are 104 horses cataloged in the Racing Age section, which begins with Hip No. 471 immediately following the Mixed portion of the Open Sale on Wednesday, October 15th. A printed catalog for this section will be available at the sales grounds. The optional Under Tack Show is scheduled for Monday, October 13th at 10:00 a.m.
The Racing Age section includes a number of horses with black type credentials. Hip No. 483, Surfing U S A, is a 3-year-old colt by Roman Ruler who was third in the Tampa Bay Derby (G2) last winter. Multiple stakes placed Joe Tess, Hip No. 503, a 4-year-old gelding by Macho Uno, enters the auction ring straight from hitting the board in Laurel’s Punch Line Stakes on September 13th.
The Racing Age Section also features unraced 2-year-olds sired by an impressive group of stallions that includes Awesome Again, Ghostzapper, Kantharos, Lemon Drop Kid, More Than Ready, Super Saver, Tale of the Cat, Tapit, Tiznow, Yes It’s True and Warrior’s Reward.
A total of 468 horses are cataloged for the Mixed Sale, scheduled to begin on Tuesday, October 14th with Hip Numbers 1- 238 selling in the Consignor Preferred session.
Hip Numbers 239 – 470 in the Open Session will be offered on Wednesday, October 15th followed immediately by the Horses of Racing Age section.
Both sessions begin at 10:30 a.m. As always, the sale and Under Tack Show will be streamed live via the OBS website and the Blood-Horse and DRF websites.