Trophies & Championships

Witney Motor Club Has lots of Annual Trophies for Individual Events. And lots of Trophies for Championships, points awarded for events throughout the competition year from 1 November till 31st October each year. 

Our Trophies are as follows:

The TA Titherington

TrophyDonated by the founder member of the club, Arther Titherington.

Presented to the winner of the Autotest Championship.

The D’Arcy Miall Trophy

Donated by Tony Godfrey and Ralph Claridge in memory of their close friend D’Arcy Miall Killed in a road accident in 1964.

Presented to the winner of the D’Arcy Miall Autotest.

The Godfrey & Claridge Trophy

Donated by Tony Godfrey and Ralph Claridge.

Presented to the winner of the Godfrey & Claridge 12- Car Rally.

The Presidents Cup

Donated by Ron Grimsley.

Presented to the winners of the Presidents Trophy 12- Car Rally.

The Kempster Cup

Donated by Jack Kempster.

Presented to the winner of the Kempster Cup Championship.

The Jack Wharton Cup

Donated by Jack Wharton.

Presented to the winner of the Night Hawk’s 12- Car Rally.

The Triple M’s Racing Marshalls Challenge Trophy

Donated by three Mick’s, Ford, Small & Fowler who believed Marshalling should be recognised.

Presented to the person who marshals most in the year.

The Batts Trophy

Donated by George, Evelyn & Eric Batts.

Presented to the winner of the Treasure Hunt Championship.

The Morning After Trophy

Donated by Owen Kernahan.

Presented to the winner Morning After Autotest.

The WMC Shield

Donated by Tony Godfrey and Ralph Claridge.

Presented for Rallies initially but now to the member who merits it for work to the club.

The Joan Ford Ladies Challenge Trophy

Donated by Joan Ford.

Presented to the best lady of the year.

The Duckhams Trophy

Donated by Duckhams Oil.

Presented to the winner April Antics Autotest.

The Golden Wellies Trophy

Donated by Mick Warman Colin Green & Lew Ward.

Presented to the winner of the Micolew Walkabout (A Treasure Hunt on Feet!).

The Cupid’s Trophy

Donated by and made by Trevor Hughes.

Presented to the winner of the annual club darts match.

The Hogben Hall Shield

Donated by Keith Hogben & Tim Hall.

Presented to the person writing the most Slipstream Articles.

The Kernahan Garages Trophy

Donated by Owen Kernahan.

Presented to the winner of the Kernahan Garages Autotest, big event on grass!

The Madge’s Tray

Donated by Martin & Lynn Madge.

Presented to the winners of the Madge’s 12 – Car.

Pegs Pot

Donated by Pam & Brian Pegram.

This Trophy although small is the only Solid Silver Trophy the club has.

Presented to the best newcomer.

The Buttercross Shield

Donated & made by Trevor Hughes.

Presented to the winners of the Snowvember 12 – Car Rally.

The Ladies D’Arcy Miall Trophy

Donated by D’Arcy’s widow Eileen Miall.

Presented to the best lady in the D’Arcy Miall Autotest.

The Mick Warman Motor Services Trophy

Donated by Mick Warman.

Presented to the winner of the Mick Warman Motor Services Championship. Various events – previous winner organised the next year.

The Presidents Novice Trophy

Donated by the late Bernard Townsend of Sands & Gravel Ltd.

Presented to the 1st Novice in the Presidents 12 – Car.

The Autobits Trophy

Donated by Autobits – Witney.

Presented to the winner of the Autobits Autotest

The Stuart Tait Silver Jubilee Cup

Donated by Stuart Tait

Presented to the best Witney member on the annual Autocross.

The Ralph Claridge Memorial Trophy

Donated by Steve Claridge in memorial of his father.

Presented to the best competitor on outside events.