Results

The Philadelphia Gold Challenge Cup

 

Men's Gold Cup Challenge


Place

Name

Time

1 Damir Martin, Croatia 2:13.717
2 Kjetil Borch, Norway 2:15.727
3 Mahé Drysdale, New Zealand 2:19.045
4 Martin Sinković, Croatia 2:25.991

 

Women's Gold Cup Challenge


Place

Name

Time

1

Kim Brennan, Australia

2:32.234

2

Emma Twigg,New Zealand

2:34.002

3

Genevra “Gevvie” Stone, United States

2:36.328

4

Jeannine Gmelin, Switzerland

2:36.870


Corporate Challenge Heat 1


Place

Name

Time

1

Morgan Stanley

2:43.979

2

Vanguard A

2:55.391

3

Youth Build

3:13.290

4

4iD

3:50.086


 

Corporate Challenge Heat 2


Place

Name

Time

1

IRM

2:34.744

2

Glenmede

2:45.924

3

Vanguard B

3:03.632

4

Vanguard C

3:06.414


 

History of Gold Cup Winners

The celebrated names of the international rowing elite have since been engraved on the Gold Cup.


  • 1920 John B. Kelly (Vesper – United States)

  • 1922 Walter M. Hoover (Duluth Boat Club – United States)

  • 1923 W.E. Garrett Gilmore (Bachelors Barge – United States)

  • 1924 Paul V. Costello (Vesper – United States)

  • 1924 Jack Beresford (England)

  • 1925 Jack Beresford (England)

  • 1928 H.R. Pearce (Australia)

  • 1935 Charles A. Campbell (Canada)

  • 1936 Gustav Schaefer (Germany)

  • 1940 Joseph W. Burk (Penn A.C.R.A. – United States)

  • 1948 Mervyn Wood (Australia)

  • 1950 Mervyn Wood (Australia)

  • 1952 Jurij Tjukalov (Soviet Union)

  • 1956 Vyacheslav Ivanov (Soviet Union)

  • 1958 Vyacheslav Ivanov (Soviet Union)

  • 1960 Vyacheslav Ivanov (Soviet Union)

  • 1962 Vyacheslav Ivanov (Soviet Union)

  • 1964 Vyacheslav Ivanov (Soviet Union)

  • 1966 Don Spero (NYAC – United States)

  • 2011 Mirka Knapkova (Czech Republic), Iztok Čop (Slovenia)

  • 2014 Kim Brennan (Australia), Kjetil Borch (Norway)

  • 2015 Kim Brennan (Australia), Kjetil Borch (Norway)

  • 2016 Kim Brennan (Australia), Damir Martin (Croatia)