The celebrated FENCES annual sale will this year take place over five evenings, starting Monday August 28 with a training preview, and running from Tuesday, August 29 at their regular location in Bois-le-Roi. New also this year will be on-line bidding, with further details to follow. In 2017, FENCES celebrates its 29th Elite and 17th Selection sales and, since it’s creation, the organization has sold more than 6,000 horses on behalf of breeders from France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Germany, Italy, Switzerland… Memorable ambassadors from past sales include Barbarian (1989: Quiniou - l’Aupezerie x Fantaisiste) and Kraque Boom (1998: Olisco - Baby Boom IV x Joyau d’Or), both bred by Henriette Evain;  Caucalis (1990: Rox de la Touche - Loidie x Geronimo D, bred by Benoit Visseaux in Luxembourg), and present-day champions such as Quickly de Kreisker (2004: Diamant de Semilly - Briseis d’Helby x Laudanum xx, bredby Guillaume Ansquer) and Quartz Rouge (2004: Ultimo van ter Moude - Emeraude Rouge x Qredo de Paulstra, bred by Haras des Rouges).