Yesterday we had a race from Châteauroux. It was a hard race. The birds were liberated at 6.50 am and our first bird arrived at 3.21 pm. It gained a velocity of 1226 mpm.
We entered 8 hens and 7 win a prize card 1:4! Our first two birds won a prize 1/100. We will introduce them to you.
The first bird that arrived is NL17-1055961 'Mandy'. She won 4th Provincial Morlincourt (+ Teletext) vs 4,028 pigeons last week. Now she wins 25th NPO Châteauroux vs 3,989 p. In our club she won 2 x 1st on a row. For her pedigree click here.
NL17-1055961 'Mandy' is in good shape the last two weeks. She is a granddaughter to famous 'Roosje' which won 6 x 1st in big competition, a/o 1st NPO La Ferte Bernard 5,503 p.
The second bird that arrived is NL16-1310997 'Lady Guusje'. She was also our first nominated bird. As a youngster she became 33rd national ace in de Fondspiegel-competition and last year she was 3rd Ace pigeon 1-day long distance in Federation. For her pedigree click here.
NL16-1310997 'Lady Guusje' already won 3 x 1st. In NPO/Prov. competetion she won already 10 x top 100: 7th NPO Bourges 4,443 p., 25th NPO Chateauroux 3,889 p., 44th NPO Issoudun 2,778 p., 48th NPO Melun (yb) 2,233 p., 55th NPO Laon (yb) 3,798 p., 56th NPO Gien 5,615 p., 81st Prov. Soissons 8,631 p., 90th Prov. Morlincourt 10,629 p., 95th NPO Chateaudun 2,875 p., 97th NPO Chateauroux 2,434 p.