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Cup - Edwards Cup

From the Collection of Royal Brighton Yacht Club 253 Esplanade Brighton Victoria

Attached Files
Object Registration
0015
Keywords
edwards, round the bay, phd, division 1, deed of gift
Historical information
Edwards Cup
Donor: Eli (Dick) Edwards
Deed of Gift: Yes
The trophy was originally donated to the Victorian Yacht Racing Association for a round-the-bay race of not less than 100 nautical miles, for yachts of a length of no longer than 30 feet and no less than 20 feet.
The trophy is currently raced during a Club Marine race and is awarded to the winner of Division 1 on PHD handicap. The race is held on the same day as the Secours Trophy for Division 2 and the Allee Cup for Division 3.
Eli Edwards was one of the early members of the Port Melbourne Yacht Club.
First Winner: Scorn, A. C. Finlay 1937
Last updated
26 Aug 2019 at 12:22PM