GRAND PRIX DE SAINT-CLOUD
The main race of the day
Ten fantastic horse races are scheduled on Sunday 3rd July, including the hotly-anticipated Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud, one of the key events in the French flat racing calendar.
The race has Group 1 status, the highest category of horse race.
The 2022 event
Sunday 3rd July 2022, Saint-Cloud racecourse (Hauts-de-Seine).
The 114th Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud (Gr1) was run over a mile and a half, and thanks to its classic English race format, the winner, Alpinista (Frankel), was able to break the course record which had been held for 35 years by Moon Madness!
This grand prix is reserved for experienced racehorses aged 4 and over.
It is run over the classic mile-and-a-half distance, just like the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, the world’s greatest horse race.
Competing in the Grand Prix de Saint-Cloud helps top horses to prepare for this important international race, which is held in the autumn at ParisLongchamp (Sunday 2nd October).