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Unluckiest loser Goyama (1947) Marcel Boussac's colt was badly hampered and, despite finishing fast to take second, found Le Paillon beyond recall
Le Paillon, trained by Willie Head, had already won eight times over hurdles at Auteuil when he started favourite for the Champion Hurdle in April 1947.
Two months later, Le Paillon, under a different jockey, scored a brilliant ten-length success in the French Champion Hurdle, the Grande Course de Haies d'Auteuil.
Whereas Les Arcs was an inept jumper, some top-class hurdlers have gone on to similar success on the Flat, notably Le Paillon, who in 1947 was second in the Champion Hurdle, won the French equivalent at Auteuil, and climaxed his unique campaign with victory in the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe.
That was Le Paillon, trained by my charming lunchtime host Willie Head.
Under his cool partner Fernand Rochetti, Le Paillon came home the 11-1 winner of an extremely rough race to ensure that an excellent lunch was followed by a similarly convivial dinner.
in 1947 and 1948, on the first occasion beating Le Paillon,
Four horses trained in France have been second in the Champion Hurdle-Chuchoteur (1938), Le Paillon (1947), Pyrrhus (1951) and Hors La Loi (2000).
During the 1950s, successful Gallic assaults on the top hurdle prizes were commonplace: Abrupto, Blue Song, Hoggar, Clair Soleil and Kwannin took easy pickings in the infant Triumph Hurdle five years out of six and Prince Hindou, Phyrrus and subsequent Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe winner Le Paillon were placed in the Champion Hurdle.
Motrico triomphe dans 1930 after un chapeau plein de victoires hurdles, et Le Paillon, victor dans 1947, etes deux de National Spirit dans le Hurdle Champion et plus later, il est victor dans le Hurdle Champion, Francaise.
And then there was Le Paillon, who was narrowly beaten by National Spirit in the 1947 Champion Hurdle and, on returning to France, won the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe the following autumn.
Contract award: base strength of 06 paillons in peille - thermal insulation work from the outside facade and part of the roof renovation.