Grand steeple chase Paris 2018
Grand steeple chase Paris
Over the weekend of May 19-20, Auteuil Hippodrome hosts 10 hurdle races and 6 steeple-chase races, including the Weekend du Grand Steeple-Chase of Paris, which is particularly spectacular and ranks among the biggest sporting events of the year. For an amazing stay in Paris we offer you the most elegant Luxury Apartments that we have distributed throughout the city so you can enjoy comfort, design and security that BE APARTMENT provides you.y
The Grand Steeple Chase de Paris is one of the most emblematic races of the equestrian racing calendar. The best horses and the most experienced jockeys set off for 6,000 meters, the longest chase of the Auteuil racecourse, on a course with 23 obstacles of various sizes and levels. The prize for the best contestant is 850 000 euros, which makes the race more endowed. The Grand Steeple Chase de Paris was born in the hippodrome d'Auteuil in 1874, that´s a difficult and demanding competition that does not leave anyone indifferent. It asks for a lot of resistance, power, speed and courage.
Winning the Grand Steeple-Chase de Patis is a consecration, the dream of many jockeys, horse owners and coaches. In the exhibition alley of the hippodrome you can discover the life-size reproductions of 2 emblematic obstacles of the racecourse that will allow you to evaluate the achievements made during the contest!
The Grand Steeple Chase de Paris is not just a race, it is also an equestrian party. Throughout the event, there will be a lot of animations around the horse theme, such as the Easy Racing Zone, the authentic meeting place and others. If you´ve decided to spend few days in the city you can always stay in our Luxury Apartments by BE APARTMENT in the centre of Paris, the best in the city of love and glamour.