Gerard Larrieu has been acknowledged as one of the top Bloodstock Agent in France .
Gerard grew up at the foot of the Pyrenees mountain : PAU a famous training center and the “berceau” of the Arabian horses .
After serving in the Pau training center as an assistant trainer to the leading jumping trainer Jean Couetil, Gérard Larrieu moved north to Chantilly in the mid seventies to fill the same position with French leading trainer François Boutin. In 1981 and 1982 he worked in New-York for leading trainer Mackenzie Miller before returning to France where he decided to launch his bloodstock agent career.
Gerard founded the Bloodstock company CHANTILLY BLOODSTOCK in 1985 ; since then the company has flourished trading top quality racing horses , broodmares , stallions shares and stallions prospects all over the world.
Gerard Larrieu with the Legends
1982 Gerard Larrieu with NORTHERN DANCER Windfield Farm
1982 Gerard Larrieu with THE MINISTREL Windfield Farm
2013 31 years later with his Gran Son GALILEO Coolmore Stud
2018 Gerard Larrieu with SNITZEL in Australia