The George Lee Trophy

Highest Handicapped Speed

George Lee trophyThe trophy comprises a glass plate standing vertically on a circular polished hardwood plinth. The glass is most attractively abraded with an eagle in approach mode, with a gilded single seat sailplane embossed onto it, It has the JoeyGlide logo in colour at the top and the title ‘The George Lee Trophy’ in black incised script running vertically up the left hand side.

Across the bottom is the inscription
‘For the Highest Handicapped Speed
at the Australian Junior Gliding Championships’
The vertical edge of the polished hardwood plinth has about 18 heart shaped plates for the names of winners.

The trophy was donated by George Lee, a former British Champion now specialising in coaching young pilots in Australia

Season
Pilot
Glider type
State
H'cap
Speed
Venue
Junior
Nats.
2005/6 Heath L'Estrange Discus A VH-ZBK Qld 103km/h Leeton 2
2006/7 Andrew Maddocks DG909 Qld   Leeton 3