The New Longchamp

The New Longchamp

Postby tachyon » Wed Aug 26, 2015 8:49 am

This looks amazing!!

-- video for the Longchamp Racecourse renovation project (by France Galop)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IG9DxbK ... e=youtu.be


http://www.racingpost.com/news/horse-ra ... t7DaysNews
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Re: The New Longchamp

Postby Catalina » Wed Aug 26, 2015 9:37 am

For a second there my first thought was "oh no, it's so pretty" and then I realized that the pretty one I had it mixed up with is Deauville. So, go Longchamps!
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Re: The New Longchamp

Postby tachyon » Tue Mar 15, 2016 11:18 am

Time-lapse Nouveau Longchamp (by FranceGalop)

Discover the first phase of construction of the new Longchamp Racecorse (October 2015 - February 2016) ..

-- video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTiC1ykAHBs

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Re: The New Longchamp

Postby Catalina » Tue Mar 15, 2016 1:25 pm

tachyon wrote:Time-lapse Nouveau Longchamp (by FranceGalop)

Discover the first phase of construction of the new Longchamp Racecorse (October 2015 - February 2016) ..

-- video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTiC1ykAHBs

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This is going to be quite something. When do they expect to be finished with all the work?
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Re: The New Longchamp

Postby Little Watermelon » Tue Mar 15, 2016 5:08 pm

Made me sad watching it, memories of the one time we visited, but the stands remind me of the great Art Kaufman (Lee Tomlinson) who led the tour, standing there and giving my wife a thumbs up for her photo of him. An outstanding, warm individual who passed away too soon.
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Re: The New Longchamp

Postby Northport » Tue Mar 15, 2016 7:45 pm

Always depressing to see a grandstand get demolished, though in North America it isn't usually to rebuild a bigger and better alternative! Looking forward to seeing the new building, especially considering they must be on a pretty tight timeline
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Re: The New Longchamp

Postby arkle » Tue Mar 15, 2016 7:57 pm

Northport wrote:Always depressing to see a grandstand get demolished, though in North America it isn't usually to rebuild a bigger and better alternative! Looking forward to seeing the new building, especially considering they must be on a pretty tight timeline


It won't be ready until 2017. This year's Arc will be run at Chantilly.
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Re: The New Longchamp

Postby tachyon » Sat Apr 08, 2017 10:08 am

-- from francegalop

Longchamp racecourse will re-open the 8th April 2018.

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And Longchamp unveiled its new brand : ''Paris Longchamp, terres d’excellences''


-- video per Equidia

''Travaux Nouveau Longchamp - J-366 ouverture - 07/04/2017 ''
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KdOpiTD8jSs
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Re: The New Longchamp

Postby tachyon » Mon Feb 19, 2018 12:13 pm

Can't wait!!

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