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For the last 16 years, a different group winner, every single year !

2015 - Fifth of the Prix Alain du Breil (Gr.1) last year, Gitane du Berlais becomes group I winner in the Scilly Isles Novices' Chase (Gr.1) at Sandown, before to capture the Prix Juigné (Gr.3) over Auteuil hurdles.
And the beat goes on at Auteuil, march 14, with two group victories in half-an-hour! The Prix Troytown (Gr.3) for Lachlan Bridge, the Prix d'Indy (Gr.3) for the great champion Bonito du Berlais.
The so precious Bonito du Berlais repeats in the Prix de Pépinvast (Gr.3), april 3.

April 26 - The Prix Amadou (Gr.2) at Auteuil in the name of Chica Bonita, second dam of Bonito du Berlais and Clovis du Berlais, first and second!

Saint Firmin
dominates the two groups III leading to the Grand Prix d'Automne, the Prix de Compiègne and the Prix Carmarthen.
Bonito du Berlais impressively adds the Prix Pierre de Lassus (Gr.3) to his race record. 48 h de l'obstacle : les femelles de 3 ans Chimère du Berlais et Triana du Berlais enlèvent respectivement le Prix Cambacérès (Gr.1) et le Prix Bournosienne (Gr.3).

The 3yo fillies Chimère du Berlais and Triana du Berlais respectively win the Prix Cambacérès (Gr.1) against the colts and the Prix Bournosienne (Gr.3).


2014 - The 3yo champion Bonito du Berlais is crowned in the Prix Cambacérès (Gr.1).
Listed-race winner at Aintree in 2013, Gitane du Berlais takes home a group 3 (Solerina Mares Novice Hurdle) at Fairyhouse, then places third of the Prix Questarabad (Gr.3) for her come back at Auteuil.
In full bloom in 2014, Hippy wins the Grand Prix de Vichy (Gr.3).
Lachlan Bridge dominates the Prix Montgomery (Gr.3), one of the two main handicaps on the steeple-chase at Auteuil.
Third of the Prix Renaud du Vivier (Gr.1), Hilton du Berlais devours the Prix André Michel (Gr.3).

2013 - Saint Firmin flies away in the last furlong of the Prix d'Indy (Gr.3) at Auteuil, first main date for 4yo hurdlers.
Lucayan will remain as one of the last princes of Hollywood Park after his first place in the Hollywood Turf Cup (Gr.2).

2012 - Lucayan, bred yearling on the same grounds than his father Turtle Bowl, honors the Haras du Berlais in the Poule d'Essai des Poulains (Gr.1).

Winner in very brilliant style of the Prix Léon Rambaud (Gr.2) at Auteuil, the 5yo mare Nikita du Berlais now leads the best french hurdlers. Confirmation in the Grande Course de Haies d'Auteuil (Gr.1 - 2nd to Thousand Stars, trained in Ireland), then in september with a success in the Prix de Compiègne (Gr.3)!

2011 - Topclas enjoys a renewed success in the Abu Dhabi Championship (Gr.3).

2010 - Nikita du Berlais beats the best colts in the Prix Georges de Talhouët-Roy (Gr.2 - hurdles) at Auteuil. Elected Best 3yo Hurdler in 2010.

2009 - Age of Aquarius, Deauville Select Sales 2007 highest bid, pockets the Derby Trial Stakes (Gr.3) at Lingfield.
Sensation at Kempton Park!
Madison du Berlais beats Denman by twenty lengths in the Levy Board Chase (Gr.2).
Confirmation at Aintree in the Totesport Bowl Chase (Gr.2)! From now on, Madison du Berlais belongs to the very best british steeple-chasers.

2008 - Bannaby triumphs in the Prix du Cadran (Gr.1) at Longchamp.
shines in the Prix André Michel (Gr.3) at Auteuil.
Madison du Berlais
captures a second group III at Newbury, the Hennessy Gold Cup Handicap Chase (Gr.3).

2007 - Irish Wells keeps his title in an high standard Grand Prix de Deauville (Gr.2), defeating Poet Laureate, Champs Elysées, Pearl Sky, Sagara, Anton Chekhov...
The 3yo filly Bal de la Rose defeats older horses in the Prix André Baboin - Grand Prix des Provinces (Gr.3) at Lyon-Parilly.
Placed second in
2006, Zeus du Berlais dominates in 2007 the Grand Steeple-Chase d'Enghien (Gr.2).
Madison du Berlais seduces at Newbury for a third 2007 consecutive victory, in the VC Casino.com Gold Cup Handicap Chase (Gr.3).
The 4 yo Lucky du Berlais now stands as the remarkable winner of the Prix Jean Stern (Gr.2 - st.) at Auteuil.
The 5 yo Shinco du Berlais shows off under the rain, winning Prix La Barka (Gr.2 - h.) at Auteuil.

2006 - Irish Wells wins the Grand Prix de Deauville (Gr.2) in impressive style, beating Groom Tesse, Marend and Bellamy Cay.

2005 - A charming Turtle Bowl brilliantly wins a lofty Prix Jean Prat (Gr.1), following a victory in the Prix de la Jonchère (Gr.3), on the Prix de Diane's Day.
Turtle Bowl may be considered as the best french 3yo colt on the mile.


TURTLE BOWL - Prix Jean Prat (Gr.1) 2005. Picture APRH
August 2007 - Age of Aquarius, his half-brother by Galileo, bred at Haras du Berlais,
is the Top Price of the Deauville Yearling Select Sales at 1 400 000 euros.


2004 - Auteuil - Kiko is crowned in the Prix Cambacérès (Gr.1). The 4-y-o Psychée du Berlais is placed third to champion Cyrlight in the Prix Ferdinand Dufaure (Gr.1) and Maurice Gillois (Gr.1), on the steeple-chase.

2003 - Sign Of The Wolf dominates the Grand Prix des Provinces - Prix André Baboin (Gr.3).
As Turtle Bow did, last year, Baie is a superb fourth in Prix de Diane (Gr.1) in Chantilly. Then, Baie is particularly placed fourth in the Garden City Breeders' Cup Handicap (Gr.1), in Belmont Park (NY).
Psychée du Berlais takes home Prix Général de Saint-Didier (Gr.3), over hurdles.

2002 - Turtle Bow, formidable winner of Prix d'Astarté (Gr.2) in Deauville, defeats Dedication, Proudwings, Polygreen ...
Belmont Park, september 28
: Turtle Bow is placed second to champion filly Kazzia in the Flower Bowl Invitational Stakes (Gr.1).

2001 - Baldwina, Prix Pénélope (Gr.3)

2000 - Lady Vettori, Prix du Calvados (Gr.3)




Jean-Marc Lucas
Haras du Berlais
Le Berlais
86 700 Ceaux en Couhé

Phone : + 33 5 49 42 49 93

E-mail : contact@berlais.com

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