1952 Tahoe Yacht Club Gold Cup
Lake Tahoe, Tahoe City CA, July 13, 1952


Statististics

July 13

Mile Course

Lake Tahoe

Mile Heat

Tahoe City, Calif.

Mile Race

 

No.

Entry

Owner

Race

1.

G-8

Short Snorter

Stan Dollar

 

2.

G-19

Fleur Du Lac

Henry Kaiser

 

3.

 

Fury

Bill Stead

 

 

Heat One

Driver

Points

Speed

1.

Short Snorter

Stan Dollar

400

 

2.

Fleur Du Lac

Max Collins

300

 

Fury driven by Bill Stead overturned in a pre-race trial. Stead was taken to the hospital with a broken collarbone and broken ribs. In the feature race Short Snorter finished ahead of Fleur Du Lac by a boat length in a two lap race.

[Statistics and comment from Greene, V.1]

[Note: Although this race was open to Gold Cup class boats the Lake Tahoe Gold Cup and Sky-High Regatta would not come about until the following year. --LF]


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