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Motorboating at the 1908 London Summer Games:

Mixed C-Class

Motorboating at the 1908 Summer Games:


Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Southampton Water, Southampton
Date Started: August 29, 1908
Date Finished: August 29, 1908
Format: Five laps of a course of approximately 8 nautical miles for a total distance of 40 nautical miles.

Gold: GBR Great Britain-1


This class was limited to motorboats exceeding 6 metres but less than 8 metres in length, weighing not less than 800 kg. without fuel or crew, and with a total piston area not exceeding that of four cylinders, each of 106 mm. bore. This race was very close until the Sea Dog was forced to stop due to a "hot bearing."

View a Phase of this EventFinal Standings

Final Standings

Rank Team NOC Medal T
1 Gyrinus-1 GBR Gold 2-28:26
AC Sea Dog-2 GBR DNF