Hyperion the Racehorse – Pedigree and Big Race Wins


Born 1930, Chestnut – Trained in England

Bred and owned by the 17th Earl of Derby

Trainers – at 2 and 3 years of age George Lambton, at 4 years old Colledge Leader

Caption:Sport, Horse Racing, Hyperion, owned by Lord Derby was one of the most famous racehorses of the 1930’s, as a 3 year old he was unbeaten winning the Derby, the St, Leger, the Chester Vase and the Prince of Wales Stakes (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)

Hyperion Pedigree

Gainsborough Bayardo Bay Ronald Hampton
Black Duchess
Galicia Galopin
Rosedrop St Frusquin St Simon
Selene Chaucer St Simon Galopin
St Angela
Canterbury Pilgrim Tristan
Serenissima Minoru Cyllene
Mother Siegel
Gondolette Loved One

Hyperion Big Race Wins

New Stakes Royal Ascot 1932
Dead heat Prince of Wales’s Stakes Goodwood 1932
Dewhurst Stakes Newmarket 1932
Chester Vase Chester 1933
Derby Epsom 1933
Prince of Wales’s Stakes Royal Ascot 1933
St Leger Doncaster 1933

Caption:24th May 1933: Lord Derby’s racehorse Hyperion, trained by the Hon George Lambton, at Newmarket. Hyperion won the 1933 Derby when ridden by Tommy Weston. (Photo by Topical Press Agency/Getty Images)