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2004 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

The 2004 Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe was a horse race which took place at Longchamp on Sunday October 3, 2004. It was the 83rd running of the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe, and it was won by Bago. The winner was ridden by Thierry Gillet and trained by Jonathan Pease.


Race details

  • Sponsor: Lucien Barrière
  • Purse: €1,600,000
  • Going: Good
  • Number of runners: 19
  • Winner's time: 2m 25.0s

Full result






1 Bago 3 Thierry Gillet Jonathan Pease
2 ½ Cherry Mix 3 Christophe Soumillon André Fabre
3 1 Ouija Board 3 Johnny Murtagh Ed Dunlop (GB)
4 2 Acropolis 3 Jamie Spencer Aidan O'Brien (IRE)
5 shd North Light 3 Kieren Fallon Sir Michael Stoute (GB)
6 ½ Vallee Enchantee 4 Stéphane Pasquier Elie Lellouche
7 snk Latice 3 Michael Kinane Jean-Marie Béguigné
8 Silverskaya 3 Ioritz Mendizabal Jean-Claude Rouget
9 ½ Warrsan 6 Kerrin McEvoy Clive Brittain (GB)
10 shd Valixir 3 Eric Legrix André Fabre
11 nk Execute 7 Dominique Boeuf John Hammond
12 ½ Blue Canari 3 Christophe Lemaire Pascal Bary
13 ½ Pride 4 Thierry Jarnet Alain de Royer-Dupré
14 snk Imperial Dancer 6 Ted Durcan Mick Channon (GB)
15 hd Mamool 5 Frankie Dettori Saeed bin Suroor (GB)
16 ½ Prospect Park 3 Olivier Peslier Carlos Laffon-Parias
17 8 Tap Dance City 7 Tetsuzo Sato Shozo Sasaki (JPN)
18 Grey Swallow 3 Pat Smullen Dermot Weld (IRE)
19 10 Policy Maker 4 Thierry Thulliez Elie Lellouche

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

Winner's details

Further details of the winner, Bago:

  • Foaled: February 3, 2001 in France
  • Breeder: Niarchos Family



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