December 19th Sakai of Hiroshima will hold their Winter Dealers Invitational Auction. It is at this auction that many future champions are auctioned off as one and two year olds. Pan Intercorp is accepting bids on koi in this auction from hobbyists throughout the US.
Koi purchased in this auction can be boarded at Sakai of Hiroshima and can be entered in the All Japan Show, the ZNA Show and the Rinyukai Show as well as many others.
Call us at 206-769-4950 for information on how to place your bid to purchase one of these World Class Nishikigoi.
Check back often as we will be adding more photos in the coming days.
Pan Intercorp has just received a shipment of specially selected Kohaku, Sanke, Shiro Utsuri and Kujaku from Sakai and Omosako. These Nisai and Sansai were picked up on our last trip to Hiroshima in late November.
Take a look at the updates in our Sales ( Click Here ) section and shoot us an email or give us a call at 1-800-827-5819 if you have any questions about the koi being posted.
The 1st Pan Intercorp / Sakai Jumbo Tosai Grow-out Competition concluded on November 20th, 2013 and was a amazing success! Congratulations and a big thank you to all of those who participated in this years event.
The pictures below display how the competing koi looked the day that they were purchased along side a photo taken just days before the Grow-out competition event took place. Incredible to see the growth and changes that take place in just 7 months.
Keep your eye on the news section of koi.com for updates and details on the 2nd – Pan Intercorp / Sakai Jumbo Tosai Grow-out Competition… Coming soon!!
The All Japan Nishikigoi Shinkokai Niigata Breeders Auction will be held on Thursday November 7th at the Shinkokai branch office in Nagaoka City, Japan. Koi from many of Niigata’s top breeders will run across the auction block.
The All Japan Nishikigoi Shinkokai is an association of Koi professionals dedicated to the promotion of Koi keeping. Pan Intercorp has long been an active member in this association, and persons interested in bidding to purchase Koi from this auction are encouraged to contact us at 206 769 4950 for details on having us bid on your behalf.
Photos of the koi entered in this auction can now be viewed online at the following address:
A big thank you to the Bakersfield Koi & Water Garden Society for inviting Pan Intercorp’s very own Zak Schmidt to be the head judge at this years show. Over 180 koi were entered in the show with entries from all over California. Zak judged alongside Tom Hernandez of Kois and Ponds on a weekend filled with a ton of top quality koi… especially in sizes 5, 6, and 7.
Congratulations to Mr. Jackson Chen on winning Grand Champion with his glowing 8 year old Sakai Sanke. The Reserve Grand Champion went to a beautiful size 7 Kohaku owned by Mr. Bautista and Grand Champion B went to an awesome size 6 Omosako Shiro Utsuri belonging to Mr. Castro.
Congratulations to all the winners and congratulations to the Bakersfield club on a very successful show.
Congratulations to all of our clients who picked up Nisai at the 2013 Sakai Fall Dealers Auction.
Check out this gallery of world class koi that Pan Intercorp purchased at the auction and are now available on http://www.koi.com/sales/
Call 1-800-827-5819 or email email@example.com for more information.
Autumn has arrived and Japan’s koi breeders are busy harvesting this year’s crop of Nishikigoi.
Click on this link Sakai Auction to view the koi that are going to be offered at Sakai of Hiroshima’s upcoming Fall Dealers Auction on October 3rd. Don’t forget to check back frequently as new koi will continue to be added in the days preceding the auction.
You can view koi available at auction by clicking the link below:
If you see something that you would be interested in bidding on, or if you have questions regarding the Auction, call Joel Burkard at 206-769-4950 or Zak Schmidt at 800-827-5819.
Clients purchasing koi through this auction will have the option of keeping their purchase in Japan, either to be boarded and grown on under the care of Sakai of Hiroshima or to be entered in any one of a number of Japanese koi shows, including but not limited to the All Japan Combined Koi Show.
Pan Intercorp Sakai Jumbo Tosai Growout Update: 9/17/13
I hope that you are doing well and enjoying your summer. This is just a reminder that Pan Intercorp and Sakai will be hosting an event on November 20 for the owners of koi that are participating in the 1st Pan Intercorp Sakai of Hiroshima Jumbo Tosai Growout competition.
This event will take place at Sakai Fish Farms in Hiroshima on November 20th and will feature Certificates, Awards and of course Sakai hospitality.
If you plan to attend and have not yet completed your reservations please call Joel Burkard at 206-769-4950 so we can finalize hotel reservations and arrange for ground transportation.
We have arranged for the group to visit Omosako Koi farm on November 21st, so plan on being in Japan at least from the evening of Nov 19th until the 22nd. If it is your first time traveling to Japan you are welcome to tag along with Zak, who will be departing from Seattle, or with Joel, who will be departing from Honolulu.
Questions? Call Joel at 206-769-4950 or Zak at 800-827-5819
Congratulations to Brian Liljas and Rinda Lowell on winning Grand Champion of the 2013 Washington Koi & Water Garden Society Koi Show. This Sakai Kohaku is a daughter of Love Queen and has been raised to an impressive size while maintaining excellent body conformation and color. This is the 2nd year in a row that a Kohaku from Sakai has won Grand Champion at this show.