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1981 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

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1981 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

The 1981 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe was a horse race held at Longchamp on Sunday 4 October 1981. It was the 60th running of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.


The winner was Gold River, a four-year-old filly trained in France by Alec Head and ridden by Gary Moore. The filly won by three quarters of a length and a nose from Bikala and April Run in a time of 2:35.2.

Race details

  • Sponsor: none
  • Purse:
  • Going: Dead
  • Distance: 2,400 metres
  • Number of runners: 24
  • Winner's time: 2:35.2
  • Full result

  • Abbreviations: shd = short-head; nk = neck
  • Winner's details

    Further details of the winner, Detroit.

  • Sex: Filly
  • Foaled: 11 January 1977
  • Country: France
  • Sire: Riverman; Dam: Glaneuse (Snob)
  • Owner: Jacques Wertheimer
  • Breeder: Jacques Wertheimer
  • References

    1981 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe Wikipedia

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