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Apr 2016

Olympic Champion Horse Uthopia to be Sold at Auction Without Reserve

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Wilsons Auctions have been instructed to sell by public auction, to the highest bidder, the former Olympic Champion Horse Uthopia, as part of their Unreserved Prestige Auction on Friday 27th May. Online bidding will be available and further details will be released in due course.

Uthopia, who was ridden to gold medal glory at London 2012 as part of the British Olympic Equestrian team, is being sold by  Tom Keenan (Keenan Corporate Finance) and James Neill ( HNH Group) who hold joint ownership of the horse by virtue of their respective roles as Trustee in Bankruptcy over two separate bankruptcy estates.

Interested bidders should register interest by emailing uthopia@wilsonsauctions.com and for press enquiries please contact our Asset Recovery Department Manager, Aidan Larkin, on 028 9034 2626.

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Alongside Uthopia, the auction will also include a selection of supercars, prestige jewellery, watches designer goods and more.

Wilsons Auctions take the welfare of Uthopia very seriously. We recognise the importance of maintaining the level of expert care and attention that the horse has previously enjoyed. Read more about it here.