Awards

Godric Cycling Club Awards and Trophies

  • All trophies must be claimed in the season for which the achievement is made, with the exception of those awarded by ballot.
  • Trophies will be presented at the annual dinner.
  • If any trophy is won by a competitor in three consecutive years a special medal shall be presented.
  • No trophy is to be retained by any winner, all trophies remain the property of Godric CC
  • All trophies are to be returned to the awards secretary by 30th November in time to be engraved.
Name Awarded for Notes
Coles Trophy
Presented to the club in 1953 by Mr R. Coles
Club 50 Championship winner [1]
George King Trophy
Presented to the club in 1987 by Mrs D. King in memory of her husband George. Mr and Mrs King were founder members of the club
Club 50 Championship handicap winner [2]
50 Anniversary Trophy 1st Veteran on standard time in the Club 50 championship [3] [4]
Best All Rounder Trophy
Purchased from club funds in 1959
Fastest average speed over 50 miles,100 miles & 12hr event [5] [6]
Junior Best All Rounder
Purchased from club funds in 1966
Fastest average speed over 10 and 25 miles [5] [6]
175 Trophy
Presented by Mr and Mrs R Stevenson in 1980
Fastest average speed over 25, 50 and 100 miles [5] [6]
George Stockdale Mem.Trophy Vets 175, fastest average speed over 25, 50 and 100 miles [3] [5] [6]
Founders Trophy
Purchased in 1959 with money subscribed by members who joined the club in its first year
Fastest 25 [1] [5]
Harrison Millennium Trophy
Presented by Mr and Mrs D A Harrison in 2000
Fastest 10 [1] [5]
Ladies Trophy
Donated by Mr I Perkin in 1966
Fastest average speed over 10 and 25 miles [5] [6]
Ladies Fastest 10 Trophy
Created at GPC Meeting June 2016
Fastest 10 mile TT – Ladies only [5] [8]
Ladies Fastest 25 Trophy
Created at GPC Meeting June 2016
Fastest 25 mile TT – Ladies only [5] [8]
Novices Trophy
Purchased from club funds in 1966
Fastest novice riding 25 mile TT under 1.12 [5] novice with no previously recorded time
Presidents Trophy
Presented by Mr G Stockdale, president from 1966 until January 2000
Rider attending most club-runs per year ½ point for starting,
½ point for reaching cafe
Gong Trophy
Presented by Mr G Mayne in 1965
Awarded for social/novelty events
Edna Wigby Memorial Rose Bowl
Subscribed for by members in 1969
Club Member of the Year [7] member giving the most contribution to the club through the year
1795 Goblet Ride of the Year [7]
21st Anniversary Trophy
Purchased from club funds in 1974
Second place Ride of the Year [7]
Jubilee Trophy
Presented by Mr G Stockdale, president in 1978
Lowest aggregate of handicap times in all club handicap 10 and 25 mile TT’s. [2], must compete in all staged club handicap events to qualify
Evening Events Trophy
Donated by Barry Minns in 1960
Points winner from club evening 10 mile TT’s (solo only) 20 points for 1st place Godric to 1 point for 20th place, best n-2 events count. Where n = No. of events staged.
Evening Ladies Events Trophy
Created at GPC Meeting June 2016
Points winner from club evening 10 mile TT’s (solo only) [8], As Evening Events, Ladies only
Silver Leaf Trophy
Presented by Mr L R Hall, first chairman, in 1953
Club events points winner from all club time trials 1 point for starting, 1 for finishing, 1 for beating PB, 1 extra for each 30s by which PB is beaten.
Denson Trophy
Donated by Mr and Mrs Denson in 1986
Evening events Junior points As Evening Events, 16-17 years old
Riches Trophy
Donated by Maurice Riches an d family in 1981
Evening events Youth points As Evening Events, 12-15 years old
Hill Climb Trophy
Made and donated by Maurice Riches in 1983
First Godric in annual club hill climb [1]
Pip Curtis Memorial Trophy
Presented in 1985 by Mr & Mrs Curtis in memory of their son Philip.
First Godric Junior in annual club hill climb As Hill Climb Trophy for 16-17 years old
Veterans Hill Climb Trophy First Godric Veteran in annual club hill climb [3]
Ladies Hill Climb Trophy First Godric Lady in annual club hill climb
Banham Trophy – First
Donated by Geoff Banham in 1993
Veterans Club 10 and 25 plus Open 10 and 25 on ‘B’ courses [3] [4], All four events needed to qualify
Banham Trophy – Second
Donated by Geoff Banham in 1993
Veterans Club 10 and 25 plus Open 10 and 25 on ‘B’ courses – 2nd place [3] [4], All four events needed to qualify
Lorry Trophy Leading Off Road Rider of Year [7]
Two -up –Trophies
Donated by Jim Caplin in 2005
Winners Club 2-up 10 TT Based on the greatest improvement of the slowest of the pair over two seasons.
Sportive Trophy Rider with most recorded miles in Sportive events in the qualifying period. Period 1st October to following 30th September
Audax Trophy Rider with most recorded miles in Audax events in the qualifying period. Period 1st October to following 30th September
Audax Trophy Rider with most recorded miles in Audax events in the qualifying period. Period 1st October to following 30th September
HAM’er Award Rider with highest total recorded ride distance in the qualifying period. Period 1st October to following 30th September

Notes:
[1] Fastest Godric Outright.
[2] Handicap time is the best recorded time over the distance in the current and previous seasons.
[3] Over 40 years old.
[4] Time calculated from VTTA vets standard tables.
[5] In any open, semi-open, association or club events.
[6] Average Speed = Total Distance / Total Time.
[7] By ballot at last GPC Meeting of the year.
[8] Valid from 13th June 2016 for 2016 season.