For more than 100 years now, the racing world has been descending on ParisLongchamp on the first weekend in October for the biggest event on the calender: the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.
A world championship in everything but name only, the race is contested by outstanding thoroughbreds and the world’s best jockeys. A legendary challenge, it fires the imagination of punters around the world.
The Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe is broadcast in more than 60 countries around the world, with millions of viewers holding their breaths.
The event attracts more than 250 accredited journalists from 26 countries.
Arc weekend is a cosmopolitan occasion, with 35,000 spectators of every nationality packing into the stands at ParisLongchamp.
Such is the noise in the stands that it drowns out the horses’ pounding hooves as they cross the finish line.
See you there on Saturday 30 September and Sunday 1 October 2023!