Gold medal won by Frank Beaurepaire for 1st place in a 220 Yards swim on 24th February, 1910. Obverse features a mermaid with text in the legend that reads "VICTORIAN AMATEUR SWIMMING ASSOCIATION". Reverse features V.A.S.A. monogram and inscription that reads "F. BEAUREPAIRE 1ST 220 yds VICTORIAN CHAMPIONSHIP / Feb 24th 1910". Inscription around edge reads "FITZROY A. S. CLUB.". Decorative attachment at top (loop has broken off).
0 - Whole: H: 36 W: 30 D: 3mm (H: 1 7/16 W: 1 3/16 D: 1/8")
Francis Beaurepaire; 13 May 1891; 29 May 1956
Victorian Amateur Swimming Association
Fitzroy Amateur Swimming Club
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian F Beaurepaire