1951 Red Bank Gold Cup

Lombardo's Boat Wins at Red Bank

Lombardo won the first heat of the so-called Red Bank Gold cup, another ten-mile affair. He was clocked at 82.396 miles an hour (that's speed) and as before led home Gale and You All.

Red Bank Gold Cup
First Heat (10 miles)
1 Tempo VI Guy Lombardo
2 You-All Bob Rowland
3 Barracuda Lou Butler
4 Gale Albert R. D'Eath
5 Sunshine Baby II Ray Gassner


Time—7:16.7. Speed—82.396 mph

Why Not, Earl Jarrett, Albany, DNF

(Reprinted from the New York Times August 12, 1951)