Fabrice was born in Chantilly in 1963 and started riding out in his younger years. He later took out an amateurs licence for a few seasons, whilst continuing to pursue his studies at the Sorbonne in Paris. In 1986 he was given the opportunity to work in the USA for successful trainer John Nerud, the man who trained Dr. Fager, Fappiano, Cozzene, at its New York base. He started as an exercise rider and progressed to becoming assistant trainer. He spent 5 years there gaining a valuable hands on experience in of the world’s leading thoroughbred industries. He then went back to Chantilly where he spent another five years as assistant trainer to Robert Collet, a name associated with those of multiple international champions including Le Glorieux, Last Tycoon and Whipper. He went on to take out his training licence and hasn’t looked back since.
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