Deauville in north west France is one of the key annual destinations if you are part of the equestrian world. As the main horse breeding region in France, Deauville and the surrounding countryside is home to many stud farms and equestrian industry. In addition the city has 2 racecourses, the Deauville- La Touques Racecourse and Hippodrome de Clairefontaine. Each year in August, the world renowned Ventes de Deauvillle yearling auction takes place and people come from the world over to grab themselves a bargain colt or filly.
The three most important races that occur in Deauville ever year are the following: Le Maurice de Gheest, Le Jacques le Marois, and Le Morny. More recently Le Prix d’Astarte, (Prix Rothschild) and Le Prix Romanet have gained more prestige in the racing world. Le Grand Prix de Deauville, though not a Group 1 race, remains very prestigious.
The area is rich in history and due to its horse racing links the city is twinned with Lexington, Kentucky and County Kildare in Ireland. Deauville has diversified its equestrian offering over the years and now hosts competitions other than simply racing. Including: Polo tournaments, horse shows and the European championship of miniature horses. You can see a lit of previous winners and prizes here.
Getting to Deauville
Although the city has its own airport, only a handful of seasonal routes operate during summer which makes getting to Deauville difficult via commercial means. Why not hire a private jet to Deauville and take stress out of the journey. Travelling by private jet to Deauville can save over 4 hours compared to travelling via Paris or driving.
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