Club Champs

The Shields were made for the Club Championships which were started in the 1970’s.
Optimist Shield
Dabchick Shield
Sonnet Shield
Laser Radial Shield
Laser Full Rig Shield
Mirror Shield
Extra Shield
O’9er Shield


Sportsmanship Rhodes Trophy
Pursuit Dr Leon Senior: Dr Leon
Dr Leon Junior: Dr Leon
Chedburn Senior: Bamford
Chedburn Junior
Airflex Senior: Airflex
Airflex Junior: Jess Fairley
Seamanship Junior: Plaque
Swimming Ploppers Plaque
24hr / 6 hr Enduro Seniors: Mono Cup (Jimmy Rumbelow got Mono Containers to donate this trophy)


Juniors: Bullet Cup
Best Away Performance – Senior: Ivan Eatwell
Best Away Performance – Junior: Count Labia
Most 1st Guns Senior: Jac Lane Memorial
Junior: Daddy Dabchick
Best Crew Stafford Cup (?): Alan Stafford
Champ of Champs Shield
Best in Mini Series Senior: P. Harlow Cup
Junior Dabby: Atlantis Cup
Junior Oppie: October Cup
TGIF Durop Trophy
Channel Race A. Morom Trophy
Arthur Morom was a local businessman and owned Morom’s Hardware.


Dabchick Trophies

Fairest Cape Cup

Joyce Eatwell Cup
Presented by the Eatwell family in memory of Joyce, wife of Iavn and Mother of David and Barry.

Norman Jeffes Cup
This is one of the trophies donated in the early 60’s. Norman Jeffes was an early member and a member of the local Rotary Club.
Wale Floating Cup
Glenora Cup
Dabby Cup
Run H’cap Dabchick Shield


Optimist Trophies

William Cup
Fairley Cup
This was probably donated by Alan Fairley who sailed Extras in the late 1960’s. He built 6 or 7 of them. I owned and sailed Extra 365 “Pol” from 1973 to 1976

Gold/Holiday Cup
Sandy Gold and Ken Holliday joined the Yacht Club in the late 1960’s and sailed Finns successfully for many years. They had young children at the time and were instrumental in initiating the Optimist Class at Imperial. Gary Holliday went on to achieve great honours in sailing and was part of the SA Optimist team to the worlds. Sandy Gold was Commodore for 3 years and Ken Holliday was on the Committee.

Imps Cup
The name Imps is a shortened version of Imperial. I am not sure who donated it.

Wedderburn Cup
Donated by the Wedderburn Family who were Extra Sailors amongst other types of dinghy.D. Woodburn Cup
Don and Denise Wooburn donate this trophy. Don sailed Extras and was a flag officer until transferred to Johannesburg.

Run H’cap Grant Cup
Neil Grant was Extra 551. (was Ex Junior Cup)

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