Original:

1947

Replica:

2001

Builder:

Robert Tearne

Beam:

7ft

Sail Insignia:

Blue Shield with “A”

Jumpers:

White with skiff’s emblem

JJ Giltinan Trophy Commemoration – January 2002

Ken Beashel at the helm of his father’s replica “Alruth” with his son Adam standing in the bow. Adam’s girlfriend Lanee (now wife), Ken’s other son Colin and his son Aaron. Also Ken’s first apprentice Bill Fisher Jnr. sailed one heat, Rod Zemanek one heat and Bob Chapman and Will Morrison sailed.

Jerry Tickner