Gold medal won by Lily Beaurepaire for 1st place in the 100 Yards Freestyle at the A.P.L.S.C. competition c. 1920. Medal shaped like a life belt bound with ropes enclosing an enamel blue crown and white shield. Blue scroll along lower edge reads "CHAMPIONSHIP". Inscription around belt reads "A.P.L.S.C.". Loop attachment at top. Reverse inscription reads "100 yds freestyle Championship of Victoria / 1ST / LILY DE BEAUREPAIRE / TIME 1 MIN 22 secs.".
0 - Whole: H: 40 W: 32 D: 2mm (H: 1 9/16 W: 1 1/4 D: 1/16")
Lily Beaurepaire; 15 Sep 1892; 24 Nov 1979
Albert Park Ladies Swimming Club
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Doreen Beaurepaire