The Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe has been held in the first weekend of October nearly every year since 1920. The finest thoroughbreds in the world vie for supremacy on the turf of the Longchamp Racecourse. It’s a great sporting spectacle you should not miss!
The World’s Best Horse Race
This seems to have become official title of this horse race! This appellation, created in 2015, has since been awarded annually to the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe. The world’s second richest turf race boasts fiery thoroughbreds of 3 years and older, the most famous jockeys, a 2,400-metre distance and an amazing atmosphere. In fact, all the ingredients are gathered for an exceptional sporting experience.
Place your bets!
The fans have followed the Qatar Arc Trials races and already have their favourites. Come along and soak up the atmosphere. Even if you’re not a horse racing buff, you’ll enjoy the sense of occasion, the buzz of excitement, and the spectacle of the world’s greatest runners and riders striving for this prestigious prize. The pounding of hooves on the turf, the power of the gallop, the roar of the crowd and the lithe beauty of the horses; it all adds up to an incredible event not to be missed.
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