Jump to content


Rugby League World Issue 402

Try our Fantastic 5-Issue Bundle Offer! For just £18, a saving of 10% on the regular cover price, you’ll get:
The Play-offs Issue - pictured (out 12 Sept) – Covering the climax of the Super League & Championship seasons
The Grand Finals Issue (out 17 Oct) – Grand Final excitement from both sides of the world plus Four Nations preview
The Four Nations Issue (out 21 Nov) – Fantastic coverage of the Four Nations tournament down under
The Golden Boot Issue (out 19 Dec) – A look back at the 2014 season plus the big reveal of the winner of the Golden Boot
The 2015 Season Preview Issue (out 23 Jan) – How will your team perform in 2015? We preview every club.


League Express

Podcast

Photo
- - - - -

Your favourite and worst looking RL trophies


  • Please log in to reply
47 replies to this topic

#1 The Daddy_merged

The Daddy_merged
  • Coach
  • 976 posts

Posted 20 June 2013 - 09:50 PM

Love the World Cup trophy, especially the nostalgia around it, the fact it was lost and found in a rubbish bin just before the 1995 tournament.

Worst trophy by far the super league trophy, think it looks tacky and badly designed.

#2 Henson Park Old Firm

Henson Park Old Firm
  • Coach
  • 298 posts

Posted 20 June 2013 - 09:59 PM

yea not a fan of the super league trophy.......I've always loved the World Club Challenge Super League trophy,... Big and massive and you could fill it with beer



#3 South Wakefield Sharks

South Wakefield Sharks
  • Coach
  • 2,202 posts

Posted 20 June 2013 - 10:17 PM

Love the World Cup trophy, especially the nostalgia around it, the fact it was lost and found in a rubbish bin just before the 1995 tournament.

Worst trophy by far the super league trophy, think it looks tacky and badly designed.

 

Wasn't it found just before the 2000 World Cup, rather than 1995? But I'd agree. It's a great trophy. As is the Challenge Cup.



#4 Gav Wilson

Gav Wilson
  • Coach
  • 3,304 posts

Posted 20 June 2013 - 10:26 PM

Wasn't it found just before the 2000 World Cup, rather than 1995?

 

It was indeed...

 

_45087779_fittler226gi.jpg


Posted Image

#5 Johnoco

Johnoco
  • Coach
  • 20,009 posts

Posted 20 June 2013 - 10:30 PM

It was found in Bingley or something in a ditch in about 1994.

No I don't care if you're if you're into different bands

No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

7 Seconds -Walk Together, Rock Together


#6 St Domingos

St Domingos
  • Players
  • 74 posts

Posted 20 June 2013 - 10:52 PM

The Championship Trophy


I still remember when we were all amateurs, working together for the good of the game - for no pay!!!


#7 bobbruce

bobbruce
  • Coach
  • 6,028 posts

Posted 20 June 2013 - 11:04 PM

Best the Challenge cup with its neck

Worst is it the goodwill trophy? Something like that anyway its shocking.

#8 welshmagpie

welshmagpie
  • Coach
  • 419 posts

Posted 20 June 2013 - 11:12 PM

http://www.nma.gov.a...ideshow-gallery

An interesting collection, many of which I hadn't seen before, including the ashes trophy.

#9 Richard de la Riviere

Richard de la Riviere
  • Coach
  • 517 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 12:15 AM

The World Cup was found in 1990. It had gone missing in 1970.

#10 Johnoco

Johnoco
  • Coach
  • 20,009 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 12:48 AM

The World Cup was found in 1990. It had gone missing in 1970.

Thanks for the correction. It was in the T&A at the time and not being into RL then, I remember thinking it sounded like nobody was that arsed that it went missing in the first place.

No I don't care if you're if you're into different bands

No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

7 Seconds -Walk Together, Rock Together


#11 Evil Homer

Evil Homer
  • Coach
  • 428 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 01:48 AM

Best:

7916.jpg

Rugby League World Cup

 

 

Worst:

356098-melbourne-storm.jpg

JJ Giltinan Shield


Edited by Evil Homer, 21 June 2013 - 01:48 AM.


#12 hindle xiii

hindle xiii
  • Coach
  • 21,074 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 06:48 AM

Best; Challenge Cup. Worst; wot Evil Homer said.

 

The World Cup looks too bulky to me, reminds me of Lego in a strange way, and the SL trophy is a bit meh. The WCC is bland as hell, it's just AN Cup.


On Odsal Top baht 'at.


#13 Futtocks

Futtocks
  • Coach
  • 20,461 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 08:52 AM

The Courtney Goodwill Trophy - a monument to bad taste and excess that was the precursor to the Rugby World Cup. In addition, it's massive!

 

goodwill_after_h520.jpg


Edited by Futtocks, 21 June 2013 - 08:55 AM.

A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open. Frank Zappa (1940 - 1993)


#14 bobbruce

bobbruce
  • Coach
  • 6,028 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 09:07 AM

The Courtney Goodwill Trophy - a monument to bad taste and excess that was the precursor to the Rugby World Cup. In addition, it's massive!

goodwill_after_h520.jpg


That's the one

#15 Tizzles

Tizzles
  • Players
  • 27 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 09:20 AM

The Courtney Goodwill Trophy - a monument to bad taste and excess that was the precursor to the Rugby World Cup. In addition, it's massive!

 

goodwill_after_h520.jpg

 

 

So gross, it's almost beautiful.....



#16 hindle xiii

hindle xiii
  • Coach
  • 21,074 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 09:26 AM

The Courtney Goodwill Trophy - a monument to bad taste and excess that was the precursor to the Rugby World Cup. In addition, it's massive!

 

goodwill_after_h520.jpg

F*ck a duck.


On Odsal Top baht 'at.


#17 Grinner

Grinner
  • Coach
  • 451 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 09:32 AM

Bring it back I say!

#18 Johnoco

Johnoco
  • Coach
  • 20,009 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 09:36 AM

Del Boy would call that ostentatious

No I don't care if you're if you're into different bands

No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

7 Seconds -Walk Together, Rock Together


#19 bobbruce

bobbruce
  • Coach
  • 6,028 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 09:37 AM

F*ck a duck.


If someone can find a photo of it with a person in it so you can see the size of it.then you may ###### a duck.

#20 hindle xiii

hindle xiii
  • Coach
  • 21,074 posts

Posted 21 June 2013 - 09:39 AM

It even foretold Wayne Godwin's helicopter (top right). The giant cock on the other side, well, make up your own joke for that.


On Odsal Top baht 'at.





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users