(Keeneland / Photo by Holly M. Harris)

From the Keeneland Media Team:

The catalog for Keeneland’s October Digital Sale, to be held Thursday, Oct. 1 as part of Keeneland’s new Digital Sales Ring platform, is now available atkeenelanddigital.com and features 67 horses of racing age and yearlings.

Among the prominent offerings are:Saturday Night – 2-year-old filly by Tapit who is a half-sister to Grade 1 winner Nickname and is a maiden winner at Indiana Grand on Sept. 15.

Istan Council – 4-year-old filly by Istan who was third in the Groupie Doll (L) at Ellis Park on Aug. 9.

Moonshine Dancing – 2-year-old filly by Speightster who won her career debut at Churchill Downs on Sept. 20.

Perfect Happiness – 3-year-old filly by Majesticperfection who was second in her last two starts, both allowance events at Churchill in September.

Lady of Luxury – 4-year-old filly by Mark Valeski who won an allowance event at Indiana Grand on Aug. 4.

Online bidding opens at noon ET on Oct. 1 and closes that day at 6 p.m.

BUYERS – How to Register and Bid

Buyers are encouraged to register for an account in the Keeneland Digital Sales Ring in advance of sale day. In order to log in to the Keeneland Digital Sales Ring, you should register for an account or log in through the Keeneland Sales Portal. Your universal login applies to both the Sales Portal and the Digital Sales Ring.

Step 1 – Visit portal.keeneland.com and create an account or log in to your existing Keeneland Sales Portal Account;

Step 2 – Upon sign in, click MY ACCOUNT and review your current credit limit. Request credit as needed. We recommend you do this prior to the sale day;

Step 3 – Click the DIGITAL SALES RING button in the top right corner to automatically access and participate in the Digital Sale.

Buyers have two options for bidding on the day of the sale:

  • Direct Bid allows you to bid manually as you go.
  • Max Bid establishes a top price that you are willing to pay for a hip. As the bidding progresses, the software will automatically bid on your behalf as you are outbid up to your maximum.

For more information about the October Sale, contact Dean Roethemeier at [email protected], Kyle Wilson at [email protected] or Chip McGaughey at [email protected],