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|Number of starts:||33|
|Number of wins:||3|
|Top Driver Award Standings - Four-in-Hand||4||61|
|FEI World Cup™ Driving Qualification Standings||5||71|
|Nicknames||L'Artiste [The Artist] (equidia.fr, 04 Sep 2014)|
|Sporting philosophy / motto||"Horse riding is the best way to educate a man. The relationship between the horse and the riders is the centre of my work. If you understand your horse, if you trust him, you can build a strong relationship." (dailymotion.com, 07 May 2013)|
He worked as a coach in Luxembourg between 1997 and 2003. He then set up a training centre called 'Les Elfes Blancs' in the Tarn-et-Garonne region of France. In 2009 he was offered the opportunity to work as the director of the horse show 'Cavalia' in North America, and went on to direct a second show called 'Odysseo', which was set up in 2011. He returned to France in 2012 and began preparing a new team of four horses ahead of the 2014 World Equestrian Games [WEG] in Normandy, France. He also set up the Benjamin Aillaud International Horse Academy and developed an e-learning training concept through DVDs available on his website. (benjamin-aillaud.com, 15 Aug 2014; festivalequestria.com, 17 Apr 2014).
From July 2016 he competes with the Arabo Friesian horses of Haras de Pourcaud.
|Gold medal - First place||Gold medal - First place|
|Silver medal - Second place||Silver medal - Second place|
|Bronze medal - Third place||Bronze medal - Third place|
|FEI World Equestrian Games™|
|Gold medal - First Place|
|Silver medal - Second place|
|Bronze medal - Third place|