Gold medal won by Frank Beaurepaire for 1st place in a 880 Yards swim in 1922-23. Obverse features a mermaid with text in the legend that reads "VICTORIAN AMATEUR SWIMMING ASSOCIATION". Reverse features V.A.S.A. monogram and inscription reads "880 yds Championship. / 1922-23 / Time 12m40 s / Won by / F.E. BEAUREPAIRE Melbourne S.C.". Decorative loop attachment at top.
0 - Whole: H: 40 W: 30 D: 3mm (H: 1 9/16 W: 1 3/16 D: 1/8")
Francis Beaurepaire; 13 May 1891; 29 May 1956
Victorian Amateur Swimming Association
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian F Beaurepaire