1000 GUINEAS 1963

The 150th winner of the 1000 Guineas, held on Thursday 2nd May 1963 over the Rowley Mile, was Hula Dancer (1/2 fav), a grey filly by Native Dancer out of Flash On, owned by Mme Gertrude T Widener. The winner won by a length in 1 minute 42.34 secs, with 1 1/4 lengths back to the third. A field of 12 runners contested the race which was worth £22,829 (Equivalent to £447,500 in 2017)


Horse Jockey Trainer Owner/Betting
HULA DANCER Roger Poincelet Etienne Pollet Mme Gertrude T Windener 1/2
SPREE Jimmy Lindley Jeremy Tree Mr J G Morrison 100/8
ROYAL CYPHER Scobie Breasley E Fellowes (Fr) Mr Winston F C Guest 4/1
TOP OF THE MILK Doug Smith G Brooke Mr R F Dennis
RINARA Brian Connorton W Gray Mrs C Gledhill
ELITE ROYALE Geoff Lewis D Whelan Mr C Henchley
THERE SHE GOES Frankie Durr S James Major L B Holliday
HERA W Williamson Harry Wragg Mrs J A C Lilley
DINANT R P Elliott Harry Wragg Mr R More O'Ferrall
DUNCE CAP W H Carr Captain Cecil Boyd-Rochfort Mr J H Whitney
AMPNEY PRINCESS Greville Starkey Killick Mrs J Wood
VISUALISE Brian Taylor H Leader Mr R Midwood
      Over Round N/A