Approximately 3000 people attended on the 24th April the annual Lusitano auction organized by the newly formed Fundação Alter Real. Thirty pure bred lusitano horses (17 mares and 13 horses) were object of careful selection and consigned to the auction.
Bidding started at a 1.000€, and the average auction price varied between 4.000€ for the horses and 3000€ for the mares. The auction netted a turnover of 130.300€.
The highest bid went for Ufixe aged 6 years (x Frizuco x Jaxilina x Xaquiro), bay in colour and sold for 12,200€.
All the 30 horses were sold.