NELSON CAR CLUB TROPHIES & AWARDS

BRUCE JURY TROPHY Class A
​​​​​​​2 wheel drive cars with engines upto 1300cc
Donated by Bruce Jury in 0000

MURRAY TREVURZA TROPHY Class B
 ​​2 wheel drive cars with engines sizes from 1301cc upto 1600cc
​​​​​​​Donated by Murray Trevurza in 0000

RUSSEL EGAN TROPHY Class C and over
​​​​​​​2 wheel drive cars with engines sizes 1601cc and over
​​​​​​​Donated by Russel Egan in 0000

4WD CHALLENGE TROPHY Class D 4wd 
All 4 wheel drive cars
​​​​​​​Donated by Kevin Walton in 2023

CHARLES BENSEMANN BIG BORE TROPHY
Cars with an engine capacity over 2500cc and 2 wheel drive!
​​​​​​​Donated by Charlie Bensemann in 0000.
In the confusion of Class D changing from 2wd cars with motors over 2500cc to 4wd cars, this trophy was awarded to 4wd cars between 2011 and 2022. It is now back to its original status.

SPECIAL TROPHY Class S & XC
Sports cars and crosscars
​​​​​​​Donated by ...... in 0000

STEVENSON TROPHY
Autocross Champion
​​​​​​​Donated by ...... in 0000

CAR TRADERS & REFITTERS TROPHY
Motorkhana Champion
Donated by Car Traders & Refitters in 1961

SQUIRE MUG
Gravel Hill Climb Champion    
​​​​​​​Donated by ...... in 0000

SQUIRE MUG
Sealed Hill Climb Champion​​​​​​​
Donated by ...... in 1966

​​​​​​​STOKE MOTORS CUP 
Rally Sprint Trophy
Awarded for total of points for Rallysprints only
​​​​​​​Donated by ...... in 1961

DON GILMOUR ROSEBOWL
Awarded to the top female competitor for the year
​​​​​​​Donated by Don Gilmour in 0000

GARRY ORTON TROPHY
Outstanding Performance in a Sealed Event​​​​​​​
Donated by Gary Orton in 1991

COLIN KNAPP TROPHY  
Saloon in Speed events (advanced events) only. Not rally or rallysprints) Can qualify for other awards as well. Gravel & Sealed Hillclimbs.
​​​​​​​Donated by Colin Knapp in 1989

HI REACH YOUTH TROPHY
Youth competitor 12-16 years of age
(Trophy to be awarded to a youth compeditor only once, Trophy to be awarded to next youth compeditor with highest points)
​​​​​​​Donated by Charlie Harwood in 2018

BISHOP CUP
Most Improved Novice Driver
​​​​​​​Donated by ...... in 0000

POINTS KEEPERS TROPHY
Points keeper to choose recipient - For outstanding effort 
​​​​​​​Donated by Graham Dalley in 0000

BLOW UP TROPHY
This trophy is awarded to the competitor who has the most notable “Blow Up' or incident during the year
​​​​​​​Donated by P Potton in 1957

SUMBY TROPHY
Services to the club
​​​​​​​Donated by ...... in 0000

V.C. GROBHAM CUP
Most Helpful Non Competitive member
​​​​​​​Donated by V.C. Grobham in 1982
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PRESIDENTS SPORTSMANSHIP TROPHY
Merit Award
​​​​​​​Donated by ...... in 0000

JASON RICHARD MEMORIAL TROPHY
Outstanding achievement in motorsport
​​​​​​​Donated by ...... in 0000

GOULD and TOUT TROPHY - overall points from all events
This is the Clubs top Trophy and as such is able to be competed for by all Club Members
​​​​​​​Donated by ...... in 0000

NELSON CAR CLUB POINTS PROTOCOL 

The Clubs points system;

To be eligible for any points in any event the entrant must be a financal Nelson Car Club member at the time of the event.

Points are issued for the calendar year.

Points are allocated as such  50, 48, 47, 46, 45........ descending to 1, for each event.

Any competitor who fronts up at the Start Line of the First Run, including Practice, but does not finish the run or event receives 1 point.

This same structure is used for all points issuing.

A Competitor may enter several times in an event I.e run different cars or double enter, but must nominate which vehicle will earn him Gould and Tout Trophy points.
If the same car is doubled entered the competitors first three timed runs points are counted.

If cars are of different class then each car qualifies for its class points.