Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe is not only the races of representatives of the best stables of France and the world, but also a landmark, as the French themselves say. Traditional horse racing with the traditional parade of ladies' hats, champagne and guests at the Longchamp racecourse of the 19th century. For the first time the race for the Prize of the Arc de Triomphe took place in 1920. Now these races are 60,000 spectators on the Longchamp racetrack and more than a million TV viewers, because the races are broadcast in 45 countries around the world. It should not be overlooked that the race for the Prize of the Arc de Triomphe is the completion of two race days on the Longchamp hippodrome, during which a total of 17 races are held, 8 of which are the races of the first group. The prize of the Arc de Triomphe is played out at a classic distance of 2400 m for Europe, the best stallions and mares of the English thoroughbred breed of three years and older take part in the race, often - Derby winners. Among the guests of the races to the Prize of the Arc de Triomphe - aristocrats and representatives of the royal blood, this entertainment is not alien to movie stars and celebrities - here you can easily see the actively ill Emmanuel Bair, Clive Owen, and Eva Herzigovu, Virginie Ledwayen, Omar Sharif and Bono. Since 2007, the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe began to be held under the auspices of Qatar, and the prize fund of horse racing has increased to 5 million euros, making it the largest in Europe No other Europe can boast of such numbers. The organizers can afford a lot, for example, to play premium Longines watches among the spectators, rest in Qatar for two and luxury cars. It is not surprising that the Arc de Triomphe is a tasty morsel for racehorse owners from around the world.