Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe (G1)

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ElPrado2
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Sun Oct 06, 2013 9:35 pm

Holy whatever!!
Can I have her autograph :?: :!:
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Sun Oct 06, 2013 10:11 pm

Lavamanfan wrote:
second_glance wrote:And Strawbridge-owned Moonlight Cloud is even more impressive in the Foret! A-mazing!!!!!!!!! Watch the replay if you get a chance.

Both were great efforts. But MC's turn of foot is astounding.
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Man o Taz
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Mon Oct 07, 2013 10:21 am

Really felt for Orfevre's connections.

It seemed Treve was stalking Orfevre even before the start of the race as they were circling around beforehand.

What a filly. Great acceleration...Hope she'll be back next year.

Al Kazeem did well too - finishing sixth I think.

And Moonlight Cloud was impressive too. Wonder if Mr. Strawbridge will try Wise Dan again? She seems like she is in great form, but I think not since she's not likely to get soft pitch like they had at Longchamp.
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Mon Oct 07, 2013 11:52 am

not sure who exactly this video is of, but clearly he is team Treve - Christiane is Criquette's name, no?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y7R5oberfgU
weeeeeeeee
tachyon
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Mon Oct 07, 2013 12:26 pm

Northport wrote:not sure who exactly this video is of, but clearly he is team Treve - Christiane is Criquette's name, no?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y7R5oberfgU
:D
Please check out this video of Treve's Prix Diane victory in June. (and fast forward to 1:12)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E937d_wVNM4

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Team Treve after winning the Prix Diane (June 16)
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Northport
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Mon Oct 07, 2013 12:39 pm

I am guessing he is the travelling/head lad then, either way, I don't think I have seen someone who loves a horse so much :mrgreen:
weeeeeeeee
tachyon
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Thu Oct 10, 2013 2:50 pm

Northport wrote:the Arc is becoming a girls party! love seeing the fillies prove their class year after year
Orfevre is the only horse who managed to finish in the money carrying 59.5 kilograms (about 131 lbs) over the past three years. Treve is truly a super filly and no one could beat her this year. But it may also be getting too difficult for older males to perform well in this event. Dylan Thomas is the only 59.5 kg winner over the past decade.

2013

1st. F3
2nd. H5 (Orfevre)
3rd. C3


2012

1st. F4
2nd. C4 (Orfevre)
3rd. C3


2011

1st. F3
2nd. F3
3rd. F4


2010

1st. C3
2nd. C4 (Nakayama Festa)
3rd. F3


2009

1st. C3
2nd. H6 (Youmzain)
3rd. C3


2008.

1st. F3
2nd. H5 (Youmzain)
3rd. C4 (Soldier of Fortune)


2007

1st. C4 (Dylan Thomas)
2nd. C4 (Youmzain)
3rd. C3


2006

1st. C3
2nd. M6
3rd. C4 (Hurricane Run)


2005

1st. C3
2nd. H6 (Westerner)
3rd. C4 (Bago)


2004

1st. C3
2nd. C3
3rd. F3
Last edited by tachyon on Fri Oct 11, 2013 6:19 am, edited 3 times in total.
carole
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Thu Oct 10, 2013 3:39 pm

tachyon wrote:
Northport wrote:the Arc is becoming a girls party! love seeing the fillies prove their class year after year
Orfevre is the only horse who managed to finish in the money carrying 59.5 kilograms (about 131 lbs) over the past three years. Treve is truly a super filly and no one could beat her this year. But it may also be getting too difficult for older males to perform well in this event. Dylan Thomas is the only 59.5 kg winner over the past decade.

2013

1st. F3
2nd. H5 (Orfevre)
3rd. C3


2012

1st. F4
2nd. C4 (Orfevre)
3rd. C3


2011

1st. F3
2nd. F3
3rd. F4


2010

1st. C3
2nd. C4 (Nakayama Festa)
3rd. F3


2009

1st. C3
2nd. H6 (Youmzain)
3rd. C3


2008.

1st. C3
2nd. H5 (Youmzain)
3rd. C3


2007

1st. C4 (Dylan Thomas)
2nd. C4 (Youmzain)
3rd. C3


2006

1st. C3
2nd. F6
3rd. C4 (Hurricane Run)


2005

1st. C3
2nd. H6 (Westerner)
3rd. C4 (Bago)


2004

1st. C3
2nd. C3
3rd. F3
2008 should be F3 (Zarkava)
tachyon
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Thu Oct 10, 2013 5:12 pm

carole wrote:
2008 should be F3 (Zarkava)
Thanks for the correction!
And 3rd was C4 Soldier of Fortune.
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