Erith Yacht Club

The finest sailing water on the tidal Thames

 

History of Club Trophies

Graham Taylor Trophy

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The Graham Taylor Trophy was presented by Robert Taylor in memory of his brother Graham (1944/1965) who was trained to sail in Hamble Stars by Michael Robinson and Ron Chittenden as a very small boy. Brian Eliston crewed for him in a Star for a time.
Sadly he died following an accident whislt serving in the Royal Navy when stationed in Malta. Photograph shows Graham Taylor sailing a Star in the 1960's

 

Year
Winner
Boat Name
2008
Richard Banner
Solo 2141 - Nevasaurus
2007
Peter Reeves
Snipe 26090 - Blue Bayou
2006
Richard Sheridan
Laser Radial 176744
2005
Richard Sheridan
Laser Radial 176744
2004
Richard Banner
Hamble Star 115