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1989 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

The 1989 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe was a horse race which took place at Longchamp on Sunday October 8, 1989. It was the 68th running of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, and it was won by Carroll House. The winner was ridden by Michael Kinane and trained by Michael Jarvis.


Race details

  • Sponsor: CIGA
  • Purse:
  • Going: Good to Soft
  • Number of runners: 19
  • Winner's time: 2m 30.8s

Full result






1 Carroll House 4 Michael Kinane Michael Jarvis (GB)
2 Behera 3 Alain Lequeux Alain de Royer-Dupré
3 shd Saint Andrews 5 Eric Legrix Jean-Marie Béguigné
4 hd Young Mother 3 Alain Badel Jean-Marie Béguigné
5 ¾ Sierra Roberta 3 Freddy Head André Fabre
6 ½ Robore 4 Alfred Gibert Noël Pelat
7 1 Norberto 3 Gary W. Moore Patrick Biancone
8 ¾ Legal Case 3 Frankie Dettori Luca Cumani (GB)
9 hd Britannia 4 Richard Quinn Bruno Schütz (GER)
10 hd Aliysa 3 Walter Swinburn Michael Stoute (GB)
11 ½ In the Wings 3 Cash Asmussen André Fabre
12 Top Class 4 Michael Roberts Clive Brittain (GB)
13 Mansonnien 5 Gérald Mossé Jean Lesbordes
14 Golden Pheasant 3 Tony Cruz Jonathan Pease
15 Harvest Time 3 Joel Boisnard Henri-Alex Pantall
16 Cacoethes 3 Steve Cauthen Guy Harwood (GB)
17 Petrullo 4 Guy Guignard Richard Casey (GB)
18 French Glory 3 Pat Eddery André Fabre
19 Star Lift 5 Dominique Boeuf André Fabre

* The distances between the horses are shown in lengths or shorter. shd = short-head; hd = head.
† Trainers are based in France unless indicated.

Winner's details

Further details of the winner, Carroll House:

  • Foaled: 1985 in Ireland
  • Sire: Lord Gayle; Dam: Tuna (Silver Shark)
  • Owner: Antonio Balzarini
  • Breeder: Mrs P. Clarke



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