135th Elite-Auction on October 12/13

Sport horses, two-year-old stallions and foals

You are looking for a horse? We have numerous talented young horses in our collection for the 135th Elite-Auction which have already proven their talents in competitions. The collection features both dressage and show-jumping youngsters which have qualified for the Germany Federal Championships in Warendorf and were in the finals of the Hanoverian Championship in Verden 2018.

Some auction horses show a double talent and are suitable for dressage as well as show-jumping. It might also be possible to train them as an eventer. The auction horses have been selected so that not just professional riders but also amateurs and leisure time riders find their perfect match in Verden.


As last year the collection of the Elite-Auction will include young sport stallions which will be put up for the auction in hand. In addition to the riding horses and stallions foals born since June 1 will be auctioned on October 13.

It is possible to follow the daily training of the auction horses and to try the horses during the preparatory training sessions from October 2 to 12. Please arrange an appointment by telephone. The selected stallions will be shown daily as of Wednesday, October 10.

The auction will take place on Saturday, October 13, starting at 2 pm.

It is inspiring, fascinating and breathtaking! The Verden Gala-Night is captivating experience for every horse enthusiast! This year´s Verden Gala-Night will take place on Friday, October 12, in the Niedersachsenhalle starting at 8 pm.

Collection of the Verden Auction on August 3/4

Hannoveraner_Verdener Auktion_Stallions

The stallions will be published in week 39.

Verden Auction: Auction information

Here you will find further information about the training schedule, the auction brochure, tickets, bidding at telephone and conditions of sale. 

Contact Persons at the Hannoveraner Verband

We will gladly offer personal and individual advice! Our customer advisors will provide assistance and support. Whether test riding dates, questions on individual horses or the auction schedule – do not hesitate to call us and tell us what you are looking for!

Verden Auctions - Your horse from Verden

We are fascinated by horses! They are certainly one of the most gracious and noble creatures of the world. Powerful and sensitive, ambitious and companion-like, enriching our life as sports partner and friend.

Purchasing a horse is something special. And we know that. It is an honour to assist you finding your perfect match! We offer carefully selected riding horses for the disciplines dressage, show jumping, eventing and pleasure riding every two months. But also for hunter-jumper sport and driving. The Verden auctions have been connecting horses and people for more than 60 years. And with great success! The versatile collections provide horses for all demands. Professional riders find their perfect futurity Olympic champion, amateur riders successful competition horses and pleasure riders reliable friends. Foals, broodmares, licensed stallions and riding horses are purchased in Verden! Quality and rideability of Verden auction horses are hard to top. Purchasing a horse in the Riders’ Town is a special experience thanks to the fantastic Verden service: thoroughly vet-checked, independent from the owner and a huge selection of horses at one place.

Verden Auction Dates 2018

The Auction year leaves no desires open! We regularly provide interesting collections of thoroughly chosen riding horses and foals for you.

October 13, 2018
135th Elite-Auction of Sport horses and Foals

October 25-27,2018
Verden Stallion Licensing and Stallion Sales - licensed and non-licensed stallions

November 10, 2018
Verden Auction - Riding horses

Preselection - The best for Verden

The brand „Verden Auction“ is worldwide known and stands for success, quality and satisfaction. Whether foals, riding horses, broodmares or stallions, customers all over the world benefit from the advantages of the Verden auctions. Hanoverian breeders from the whole breeding area proudly present their horses in the “Hanoverian shop window”.

Be there if the world looks at Verden when the next generation of horses is put up for sale.  Become part of the famous VA-family and sell your breeding products at one of the Verden auctions. Horses for the Verden auctions are chosen in the selection steps free jumping, presentation under rider, test rider and presentation in-hand at selection dates and venues nearby and at the final selection date in Verden. It is a special marketing offer for our members that only horses whose owners are members of the Hannoveraner Verband e. V. or Rheinisches Pferdestammbuch e. V.  are entitled to qualify for the auctions.

» Preselection Tour 2018

Preselection dates 2018

Ticketshop

Ticketshop

After-Sale-Service

We want you to be satisfied! We will be happy to take your requests and plan and organize an individual training-profile for your new Hanoverian horse. It is possible to have your newly purchased horse trained by our team of riders after the auction or to have the horse presented at studbook inspections, mare or stallion performance tests and tournaments. We also offer assistance when it comes to rider’s development and offer special courses and workshops for dressage and show jumping as well as individual training lessons.

We will be happy to assist you with the collection of your auction horse and will answer questions on the topics:
 • transport companies
• payment terms
• pick-up times
• EU health certificates
• customs clearance accompanying document
• training possibilities

Verden Gala Evening Show

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The traditional Gala Show is the solemn opening of each Elite Auction in October. The next Gala Show takes place on October 12 and beginns at 8 pm. It is one of the biggest horse shows in North Germany and provides an interesting and versatile show program with Hanoverian sport and auction horses. It is going to be sporty, sensual, exciting, funny, loud and quiet. Successful competition horses and auction candidates shine in the limelight. An equestrian highlight for every horse enthusiast!

Order your tickets by Email: ticket@hannoveraner.com or by phone: +49-4231-673-750        

» Map of seating

Former Verden auction horses

Former Verden auction horses are very popular all around the world, and they are appreciated because of their qualities, outstanding rideability, perfect character and health. News about successes come from numerous international championships, World and European championships as well as Olympic Games. But Hanoverian horses can be even more: They are everyday joy, pleasure partner and the second team member.
Your feedback is appreciated! Please send us photos of your Verden auction horse. Whether taken at tournaments in advanced level contests, development classes or during pleasure riding in forests and pastures – we will be happy to add your VA to our auction gallery!
Send the photo file to: bknaup@hannoveraner.com

Photo and video service

Photographer Tammo Ernst will take photos of your horse before and during the auction. Please contact him to order photos of your horse:

Tammo & Hanni Ernst
Zedernring 24 a
D-27777 Ganderkesee
Tel. ++49 (0)4221–452842
Fax ++49 (0)4221–43620
tammo.ernst@pferdebild.de
www.pferdebild.de

The video company KUNSTWERK has filmed one presentation and the auction. Ordering a video, featuring your horse, is possible with:

KUNSTWERK Videoproduktion
Thorsten Kunst
Schmolte 4
D-49406 Drentwede
++49 (0)5442-501073
thorsten@kunstwerk-video.de
www.kunstwerk-video.de

Auction archive

Dates and figures! The auction archive features statistics of preceding auctions. Sorted by years, it will provide information on the number of sold horses and price structure.