Deadline Nears For Atlantic Classic Sale Entries
Charlottetown, PE - Breeders are reminded that June 30th is the deadline for entries for the 2020 Atlantic Classic Yearling Sale, which will be held Friday October 9th in Crapaud, PEI.
This year's sale will feature several enhancements , including the addition of on line bidding component in addition to the live auction onsite. "We felt it was important to provide as many options as possible for people to be able to purchase the quality yearlings we traditionally have available," said Sale Chairman Blair Campbell. "We are also adding an on farm photo and video presentation platform for all yearlings entered in the sale, to showcase all entries for our buyers and bidders."
In partnership with the PEI Provincial Government , the Atlantic Classic Sale will assist consignors to post photos and videos of each yearling on a new platform . Professional assistance will be made available to ensure all postings are of high quality, and a voice over will added .
"With the impending start of the stakes season, and a start date for interprovincial travel being discussed, we will soon all see our quality Atlantic foaled horses on the track," stated Mr. Campbell. "We look forward to a successful follow up to our record breaking 2019 sale".
The Prince Edward Island Harness Racing Industry Association is now prepared to pay the new Breeders Award for 2020. This is a $250 award for Island Foaled weanlings who are registered and whose dam resided on PEI for at least 183 days in the foaling year.
Applications available here or through Executive Director, Wayne Pike.
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