Preview: Goffs Autumn Yearling & HIT Sale, 21 – 22 October

Goffs Autumn Yearling and HIT Sale gets underway in one week’s time, from Monday 21 to Tuesday 22 October. 455 yearlings will be offered on Monday and Tuesday, followed immediately by the Horses In Training session on Tuesday afternoon. Both catalogues can be viewed online here.


Yearling preview:
A consistent source of success and value, the Autumn yearling catalogue features a diverse sire profile that includes Acclamation, Belardo, Bungle Inthejungle, Camacho, Dandy Man, Footstepsinthesand, Golden Horn, Gutaifan, Holy Roman Emperor, Kodiac, Lawman, No Nay Never, Poet’s Voice, Starspangledbanner, Teofilo, Toronado amongst many others. Some particular highlights include:

  • Lot 82      Dark Angel own-sister to Group 3 winner and sire Heeraat, and a half-sister to Scandinavian Stakes winner Ambiance.
  • Lot 92      Kodi Bear colt, half-brother to Group 2 Prix Robert Papin winner Irish Field
  • Lot 104    Ajaya colt, brother to multiple Group race placed Sweet Acclaim
  • Lot 191    Epaulette colt, brother to Group 3 Phoenix Sprint winner Gustavus Weston
  • Lot 224    Harzand colt out of a sister to Group 2 Richmond Stakes winner Golden Horde
  • Lot 231    Fascinating Rock colt, brother to Stakes winner Rizwan
  • Lot 240    Starspangledbanner colt out of a sister to Group 2 winner James Garfield
  • Lot 246    Famous Name filly out of a sister to Group 3 winner Ceisteach and multiple Group 3 winner Steip Amach
  • Lot 345    Lawman filly out of Listed winner and Group 1 placed Luminata.Also a sister to Stakes placed Five Avenue
  • Lot 350    Gatewood filly out of Listed winning mare and sister to Listed winners Il Supremo and Dark Bay
  • Lot 354    Dragon Pulse filly out of a Listed winning dam and sister to a Listed winner
  • Lot 396    Dandy Man colt out of Group 1 placed dam and brother to Group 1 winner North America


Horses In Training preview:

The Horses In Training section of the Autumn Sale features drafts from many of Ireland’s top owners and trainers, including the Aga Khan Studs, Michael Halford, John Oxx, Johnny Murtagh, Jim Bolger, Ger Lyons, Jessica Harrington, Michael O’Callaghan, Sheila Lavery, and Noel Meade amongst others, and is sure to provide a host of future winners under both codes once again. Among the Horses In Training highlights are: 

  • Lot 469    The Cherokee Kid; brother to Listed winner and Group 3 placed Belle Meade
  • Lot 470    Sperlonga; sister to 9 time winner and listed winner Wovoka, from the family of Champion 2yo filly in Italy Singapore Lilly.
  • Lot 480    Captain Corcoran; Winner on his latest start over 5 furlongs at Navan
  • Lot 481    Borelli; Winner on his latest start over a mile at The Curragh
  • Lot 482    Champers Elysees; Winner on her latest start over 6 furlongs at The Curragh
  • Lot 484    Leadership Race; Winner on his latest start over 7 furlongs at Dundalk.Brother to Group 3 winner and Group 1 placed The Cheka. From the family of dual Group 1 sprinter Regal Parade
  • Lot 494    Irish Agent; brother to multiple Group 1 winner in Hong Kong Irishcorrespondent
  • Lot 495    Fascinating Spirit; placed on latest start at Dundalk over a mile, from the family of Harzand.
  • Lot 507    Red Flower; Winner on second start over 5 furlongs at Redcar
  • Lot 511    Bear Claws; Winner on his latest start over a mile & 2 furlongs at Navan
  • Lot 526    Self Rule; Dam Group 1 winning mare and brother to Group 2 winner and Group 1 placed Invincible Army
  • Lot 533    Own brother to Champion Australia stayer Rekindling and Group 3 winner, Group 1 placed Golden Sword
  • Lot 541    Andre Amar; Winner and Listed placed over 5 furlongs
  • Lot 545    Psychedelic Funk; multiple Group 3 winner and Group 2 placed
  • Lot 546    Medicine Jack; Group 2 winner and G1 placed
  • Lot 559    Zarafshan; Dam Group 3 winning mare Zarshana, from the family of Champion filly Zarkava
  • Lot 564    Bashiyr; A two-time winner out of a Group 3 winning dam
  • Lot 568    National Security; own brother to Group 1 Dewhurst winner Parish Hall and Group 2 placed Hall of Fame
  • Lot 570    Clongowes; Winner and Group 3 placed, dam is the Group 1 Yorkshire Oaks winner Punctilious


The sale will commence at 10.00am on both Monday and Tuesday, with the Horses In Training set to commence at approximately 3.00pm on Tuesday afternoon immediately after the yearlings.