Sales companies


Located in the very heart of the Irish racing and breeding industry in county Kildare, just 30 minutes from Dublin, Goffs worldwide reputation is built on the success of the top-class horses it sells and their quality customer service - from a staff that combines industry experience, horsemanship and auctioneering excellence.

The purpose-built Goffs sales complex is a favourite with many on the international sales circuit and is a facility unrivalled by any other, anywhere in the world. They hold eight bloodstock sales a year, and these sales include the premier Flat Yearling Sale in Ireland, the Orby, the premier Flat Breeding Stock and Foal Sale, a sale of Irish Point-to-Pointers during the famous Punchestown Racing Festival and the only Horses-in-Training sale in November and a boutique Horses-In-training sale during Irish Champions  Weekend.

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Goresbridge Bloodstock Sales

Situated in the heart of Ireland's horse breeding country on the banks of the river Barrow in county Kilkenny, Goresbridge has been run by the Donohoe family since it was established in 1968. Goresbridge Bloodstock Sales hold mixed thoroughbred sales in July and October. Goresbridge previously hosted the only Breeze-Up Sale in Ireland, which rapidly acquired an international reputation for producing quality racehorses. Since 2019 this sale has been run in partnership with Tattersalls Ireland as the Tattersalls Ireland-Goresbridge Breeze-Up Sale, taking place at Fairyhouse Racecourse and Tattersalls Ireland sales facility in County Meath.


Tattersalls Ireland

Tattersalls Ireland is recognised worldwide for selling top-class National Hunt and Flat horses. Nine sales take place over the course of the year starting with the February National Hunt Sale; the one-day select May Store Sale; the Tattersalls Ireland-Goresbridge Breeze-Up Sale; the premier Derby Sale held in June every year; the August National Hunt Sale; the September Yearling Sale, Europe’s most progressive yearling sale; the November Flat Foal & Breeding Stock Sale; and the November National Hunt Sale providing the world’s most comprehensive catalogue of National Hunt breeding stock, foals and yearlings.

Tattersalls Ireland is located only a short distance from Dublin Airport and has a selection of four and five star hotels on its doorstep.