Historical information

Horrie Petley Memorial (Tray) Donor: Deed of Gift: Horace (Horrie) Petley was an honorary life member of RBYC joining the club in 1887, later retiring from active racing aged 78 years. During these years he raced in many well-known yachts such as Ada, Sayohara, Galetea as well as the 21-footer class. He was also at one time the clubs’ Librarian. The trophy is awarded to the winner of the Division 3 season aggregate on PHD handicap. First Winner: Huia, Jim Pritchard 1960/61