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Gold, silver and bronze !

This weekend we raced birds on two races: the middle distance race Chevrain (354km) and the national long distance race Limoges (672km). These races were both postponed till Sunday due to the bad weather circumstances on Saturday. On Sunday the temperature rose to about 20°C and there was moderate tailwind to side wind blowing.

Our birds did an excellent job on the middle distance race Chevrain (354km) by winning amongst others 1°, 2° and 3°! We won the following results:

04/06/2017 Chevrain (354km)
ZAV Federation 688 old birds + yearlings: 1-2-3-8-15-17-28-29-32-33-40-42-44-47-49-50-51-55-57-…  37/67
ZAV Federation 480 yearlings: 1-8-10-19-20-23-24-26-27-28-31-33-37-38-46-46-…  27/52

Our first arrival was our top hen “Zara”(B15-6026038). This fantastic hen added another victory to her impressive racing records! "Zara"(B15-6026038) is a granddaughter to our famous breeders "Elektro"(B08-6174630) and "Barco"(B01-6387350). Her father is the talented breeder "Ruxi"(B13-6026112).

"Zara" won a.o.:
1° Bourges (479km) 377 p. (9 minutes ahead)
18° National Bourges (479km) 19,889 p.
1° Chevrain (354km) 688 p.
2° Argenton (555km) 236 p.
47° National Argenton (555km) 12,449 p.
41° National z. Bourges (479km) 3,024 p.
56° National Argenton (555km) 4,582 p. (other race)
8° Noyon (208km) 733 p.
10° Melun (310km) 1,075 p.

"Ruxi"(B13-6026112) is the father to top hen "Zara"(B15-6026038)

The 2° prize was won by our top racing hen “Lily”(B15-6026002). She has already won different top results, including first prizes! “Lily” is a daughter to our star pigeon “Mustang”(B14-6175237), 1° fast. National Chateauroux (526km) 33,018 birds! The mother of “Lilly”(B15-6026002) is the mother to “Aladdin”(B09-6248081), 1° fast. National Bourges (479km) 64,621 pigeons!

Top hen "Lilly"(B15-6026002) is a daughter to "Mustang"(B14-6175237)

"Lilly"(B15-6026002) won a.o.: 
1° fast. Noyon (208km) 810 p. 
1° Noyon (208km) 492 p. 
1° fast. Noyon (208km) 448 p. 
1° Noyon (208km) 226 p. 
2° Chevrain (354km) 688 p. (after loftmate) 
39° National z. Bourges (479km) 3,024 p. 
5° Bourges (479km) 217 p. 
9° Noyon (208km) 262 p. 
12° Souppes (357km) 133 p. 
15° Souppes (357km) 461 p. 
19° Chateauroux (526km) 613 p.

Our third arrival was our super talented cock “Elektro Junior”(B16-6032012). He wins the 1° prize in the category yearlings. He was our first nominated bird! Despite his young age, “Elektro Junior”(B16-6032012) won  this weekend the third 1° prize in his racing career. As a youngster he won 2x 1° prize. This beautiful cock is one of those fantastic children of our superbreeder “Elektro”(B08-6174630). His mother is “Delphine”(B11-6282004). “Elektro Junior”(B16-6032012) is a.o. a full brother to “Samsung”(B15-6026082), 1° fast. Souppes (357km) 9,294 pigeons. “Elektro Junior” can fly top prizes in hard weather circumstances but he can win as well the more easy races. He is for sure a bird to keep an eye on for the future!

"Elektro Junior"(B16-6032012) is our rising star

Our fourth arrival was the blue hen “Hilda”(B15-6026036). She is as well a granddaughter to our famous breeders "Elektro"(B08-6174630) and "Barco"(B01-6387350). Last year “Hilda”(B15-6026036) won 1° fast. Souppes (357km) 10,926 pigeons in extreme hard circumstances!

Our fifth arrival was the checkered hen B16-6032067. She is one of our most talented yearlings. This year she already won 1° fast. Noyon against 786 birds. She is a full sister to “Elektro Junior”(B16-6032012) who won the 1° prize on this Chevrain race. B16-6032067 is a child to our famous breeder “Elektro”(B08-6174630). Her mother is “Delphine”(B11-6282004).

B16-6032067 is a full sister to "Elektro Junior"(B16-6032012)

The second race this weekend was the national Limoges (672km) race. It was a tough race. The birds had to stay in the basket during four nights. We have five prizes of 13 entered birds but all our pigeons have arrived home safely.

Our first arrival was the blue hen B15-6026230. She win 2° Limoges (672km) 335 birds / 12° Provincial Limoges (672km) 1,342 birds. In 2016 she won a.o. 34° National Chateauroux (526km). This lovely blue hen is a granddaughter to “Barco”(B01-6387350) and “Elektro”(B08-6174630). She is a full sister to “Hilda”(B15-6026036) who won in 2016 1° fast. Souppes (357km) 10,926 pigeons in extreme hard circumstances! The father of B15-6026230 is “Casino”(B11-6282003) who is one of the best sons of our superbreeder “Elektro”(B08-6174630). Her mother is “Siri”(B06-6411619), a sensational breeding hen off our basic pigeon “Barco”(B01-6387350).

"Casino"(B11-6282003) is the father to our first Limoges arrival

Next week the national race Chateauroux (526km) will be flown. A part of our birds will be sent to the middle distance race Chevrain (354km).