OBS June Sale Under Tack Show Begins June 14
by Blood-Horse Staff
Date Posted: 6/12/2013 10:26:32 AM
Last Updated: 6/14/2013 1:20:33 PM

The under tack show for the Ocala Breeders' Sales Co.'s 2013 June sale of 2-year-olds and horses of racing age begins Friday, June 14 and continues through Sunday, June 16. All three sessions begin at 7:30 a.m.

Hip No.'s 1-250 (selling June 18) will breeze June 14. Hip No.'s 251-500 (251-370 selling June 18; 371-500 selling June 19) will go on June 15, and Hip No.'s 501-748 (selling June 19) will work June 16.

There are 720 2-year-olds and 26 older horses in the two-day sale, with both the Tuesday and Wednesday auction sessions beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Since early 2012, June sale graduates have won or placed in 74 stakes races, headlined by three graded victories by Santa Anita Derby (gr. I) winner Goldencents, two graded wins by Spring Venture, and one by Super Ninety Nine.

As always, the sale and under tack show will be streamed live via the OBS website at www.obssales.com, and also via The Blood-Horse website at www.bloodhorse.com/obs/.

The works will be available on DVD and on the OBS website, as well as in the video room adjacent to the horsemen's lounge and at kiosks in the breezeway and covered walking ring areas. In-room viewing is available at The Courtyard by Marriott, Homewood Suites, Hampton Inn & Suites, Residence Inn, and the Ocala Hilton, plus lounge viewing is available at the Hilton.

Current information about OBS sales, consignors, and graduates is also available via social media sites Facebook and Twitter. A link on the homepage directs users to either site.

Sales results will be available on the OBS website, updated hourly during each session of the June sale.

For more information regarding the June sale or OBS website, call (352) 237-2154.



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