|The racecourse at Maisons-Laffitte is situated in the North-West of Paris and was first opened for business in 1878. It currently hosts as many as 8 principal French races including the Criterium de Maisons-Laffitte, the Prix Robert Papin and the Prix Miesque.|
|The Miesque is for 2 year olds over 7 furlongs and was
first run in 2001 when Contemporary was successful. Most recently Stefen won the 2008
event when ridden by Dominique Boeuf.
|The Prix Robert Papin is also for 2 year olds over 5 1/2 furlongs and was first run in 1892 when known as the Omnium de Dex Ant. That first race was won by Commandeur. In 2008 Lui Reu was victorious.|
|The Criterium is another 2 year old race over 6 furlongs
and run since 1891 when Idalie won. The 2008 winner was Smooth Operator.
|If you have badges, racecards, pictures of the racecourse or further details about the course, including your memories, then email firstname.lastname@example.org|