Winner of the Grand National 1897 and 1899
Owner: 1897: Mr. H.M. Dyas 1899: Mr. J.G. Bulteel Trainer: 1897: Willie McAuliffe, at East Eversleigh. 1899: Willie Moore, at Weyhill (the head lad, R. Collins, officially held the licence) Jockey: 1897: Terry Kavanagh 1899: George Williamson Time: 1897: 9 mins 49 secs 1899: 9 mins 49 4/5 secs
Before Red Rum, Manifesto’s record in the Grand National was unsurpassed. He contested the race eight times in ten years, and, in addition to his two victories, was third three times (1900, 1902 and 1903).