Gold medal won by Frank Beaurepaire for 1st place in the A.S.A. 220 Yard Freestyle event in England, 1908. Obverse features English shield surrounded by a scrolled border with floral detail and text that reads "AMATEUR SWIMMING ASSOCIATION". Inscription on reverse surrounded by laurel wreath reads "1908 / 220 YARDS / CHAMPIONSHIP / 1ST PRIZE / WON BY / FRANK / BEAUREPAIRE / NOTTINGHAM".
0 - Whole: H: 40 W: 40 D: 3mm (H: 1 9/16 W: 1 9/16 D: 1/8")
Francis Beaurepaire; 13 May 1891; 29 May 1956
Amateur Swimming Association
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian F Beaurepaire