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Cowan & McCartney win Penzance & Penzance Classic

East Down Combine News ------with Clifford Browne

 

Cowan & McCartney win Penzance & Penzance Classic

The Penzance Classic held in Conjunction with the Penzance race was flown on Sunday the 19th July having again to be rescheduled because of the weather and with the convoy having a Northerly wind to contend with for the 300mile journey the velocities reflected this with the winners of both the classic and the ordinary club race being for the second year in succession that very successful loft from Dundonald of Rob Cowan & George McCartney have won these two events and are the current holders of the 2019 Fanciers of the Year award .Last year was a completely different type of race with the winner doing over 1500ypm as opposed to this year where only the top three birds broke the 1000ypm mark . A total of 1281 birds were competing in this Penzance race with 807 of these having been entered in the classic and with an 8am liberation the birds were flying for most of the day .

Cowan McCartney penzance winners

 

burgess Brennan penzance

Runners up in both events were the Bangor partnership of Burgess & Brennan who have been enjoying a successful season and recorded their 2nd arrival to win 6th Open . In 3rd place is the Portavogie partnership of Young & McCormick who also won the 2bird club .

John Trimble Zac

John Trimble and Grandson Zac continue to have a most marvellous season ,this week being 4 th Open in both races and the first nominated bird in both open and Section also in both events . Dundonald’s Mark Foulis completes the top 6 with the full results of both races Open , section & nominated as follows :

mark Foulis

East Down Combine Open

19/07/2020 Penzance OB

126Members Sent:1281Birds in aNortherly Wind

Pos

NameClubVelocity1Cowan & McCartneyDundonald HPS1030.7432Burgess & BrennanBangor RPC1023.5003Young & McCormickPortavogie1005.8614J Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS968.4855M.FoulisDundonald HPS967.1816Burgess & BrennanBangor RPC965.2307P Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS964.4948J Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS963.4249J PattersonBallylesson HPS950.60010W & L RobinsonComber Social HPS945.48711K. TompsettComber Social944.63512M.CroskeryAnnsborough HPS940.63413A & A CheeversCrossgar HPS939.92514Ambrose & KellyPortavogie939.02715Joe McGreevyCrossgar HPS934.74916J Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS932.12017M.FoulisDundonald HPS911.85818Cousins McConaghie & AlbertBallylesson HPS904.44419A & A CheeversCrossgar HPS902.01720McLoughlin BrosAnnalong HPS895.88721Ambrose & KellyPortavogie895.58822Ian HwthorneDundonald HPS888.78423S.ReganBallywalter SPC888.17224P O'Connor & DtrBallynahinch HPS884.76525C McManus & DtrCrossgar HPS880.23126W & L RobinsonComber Social HPS877.08327B & H MarshallNewtownbreda HPS876.80128D.Croskery & SonAnnsborough HPS876.71729S.ReganBallywalter SPC876.32530Gordon Bros & SonsKillyleagh Central HPS874.27631C & H CullyCloughey HPS873.36732Gillespie BrosBallylesson HPS870.48733K Rooney,Son&DtrAnnalong HPS869.23534S.ReganBallywalter SPC869.21835Joe McGreevyCrossgar HPS865.31636Ferguson & WilkinsonDonaghadee RPC859.70337W & N CullyPortavogie853.20938W & L RobinsonComber Social HPS843.74339Joe McGreevyCrossgar HPS843.69440Cowan & McCartneyDundonald HPS843.287

West Section

46Members Sent:482Birds in aNortherly Wind1Cowan & McCartneyDundonald HPS1030.7432M.FoulisDundonald HPS967.1813J PattersonBallylesson HPS950.6004W & L RobinsonComber Social HPS945.4875K. TompsettComber Social944.6356A & A CheeversCrossgar HPS939.9257Joe McGreevyCrossgar HPS934.7498M.FoulisDundonald HPS911.8589Cousins McConaghie & AlbertBallylesson HPS904.44410A & A CheeversCrossgar HPS902.01711Ian HwthorneDundonald HPS888.78412P O'Connor & DtrBallynahinch HPS884.76513W & L RobinsonComber Social HPS877.08314B & H MarshallNewtownbreda HPS876.80115Gillespie BrosBallylesson HPS870.48716Joe McGreevyCrossgar HPS865.31617W & L RobinsonComber Social HPS843.74318Joe McGreevyCrossgar HPS843.69419Cowan & McCartneyDundonald HPS843.28720McCartan & WoodsidesCrossgar HPS840.496

East Section

80Members Sent:799Birds in aNortherly Wind1Burgess & BrennanBangor RPC1023.5002Young & McCormickPortavogie1005.8613J Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS968.4854Burgess & BrennanBangor RPC965.2305P Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS964.4946J Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS963.4247M.CroskeryAnnsborough HPS940.6348Ambrose & KellyPortavogie939.0279J Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS932.12010McLoughlin BrosAnnalong HPS895.88711Ambrose & KellyPortavogie895.58812S.ReganBallywalter SPC888.17213C McManus & DtrCrossgar HPS880.23114D.Croskery & SonAnnsborough HPS876.71715S.ReganBallywalter SPC876.32516Gordon Bros & SonsKillyleagh Central HPS874.27617C & H CullyCloughey HPS873.36718K Rooney,Son&DtrAnnalong HPS869.23519S.ReganBallywalter SPC869.21820Ferguson & WilkinsonDonaghadee RPC859.703

 

 

Open (Nominated)

Position

Member

Club

Velocity

Points

1

J Trimble & G/Son

IHU19N13239

Annalong HPS

968.49

20

2

P Trimble & G/Son

IHU19N13901

Annalong HPS

964.50

19

3

J Trimble & G/Son

IHU18N01150

Annalong HPS

963.42

-

4

A&A Cheevers

IHU17N04749

Crossgar H P S

939.92

18

5

Cousins McConaghie & Albert

IHU19N12271

Ballylesson HPS

904.44

17

6

I Hawthorne

GB16D38109

Dundonald HPS

888.78

16

7

S Regan

GB19V53593

Ballywalter SPC

888.17

15

8

S Regan

IHU19N00002

Ballywalter SPC

876.32

-

9

W & L Robinson

IHU18N21640

Comber Social HPS

843.74

14

10

Cowan & McCartney

GB16D37965

Dundonald HPS

843.28

13

11

Cowan & McCartney

IHU17N08326

Dundonald HPS

836.47

-

12

K .Rooney,Son & Dtr

GB17C41884

Annalong HPS

832.95

12

13

C & H Cully

IHU19N02414

Cloughey HPS

831.32

11

14

A&A Cheevers

IHU19N06445

Crossgar H P S

826.72

-

15

M Foulis

IHU18N18365

Dundonald HPS

823.60

10

16

R & J Conlane

GB19X19052

Belmont

813.41

9

17

M Foulis

GB19A29283

Dundonald HPS

810.62

-

18

Myles,Kincaid, McCann & Auld;

GB19D45725

Dundonald HPS

802.39

8

19

M Foulis

GB19A29278

Dundonald HPS

786.08

-

20

J Trimble & G/Son

IHU17N17102

Annalong HPS

784.97

-

East (Nominated)

Position

Member

Club

Velocity

Points

1

J Trimble & G/Son

IHU19N13239

Annalong HPS

968.49

10

2

P Trimble & G/Son

IHU19N13901

Annalong HPS

964.502

9

3

J Trimble & G/Son

IHU18N01150

Annalong HPS

963.429

-

4

S Regan

GB19V53593

Ballywalter SPC

888.172

8

5

S Regan

IHU19N00002

Ballywalter SPC

876.325

-

6

K .Rooney,Son & Dtr

GB17C41884

Annalong HPS

832.955

7

7

C & H Cully

IHU19N02414

Cloughey HPS

831.324

6

8

J Trimble & G/Son

IHU17N17102

Annalong HPS

784.977

-

9

McLoughlin Bros

IHU17N17492

Annalong HPS

772.823

5

West (Nominated)

Position

Member

Club

Velocity

Points

1

A&A Cheevers

IHU17N04749

Crossgar H P S

939.925

10

2

Cousins McConaghie & Albert

IHU19N12271

Ballylesson HPS

904.444

9

3

I Hawthorne

GB16D38109

Dundonald HPS

888.784

8

4

W & L Robinson

IHU18N21640

Comber Social HPS

843.742

7

5

Cowan & McCartney

GB16D37965

Dundonald HPS

843.287

6

6

Cowan & McCartney

IHU17N08326

Dundonald HPS

836.478

-

7

A&A Cheevers

IHU19N06445

Crossgar H P S

826.721

-

8

M Foulis

IHU18N18365

Dundonald HPS

823.601

5

9

R & J Conlane

GB19X19052

Belmont

813.41

4

10

M Foulis

GB19A29283

Dundonald HPS

810.623

-

 

Around the Combine Clubs

Annalong

J Trimble & G/Son (IHU19N13239 )968.49

P Trimble & G/Son (IHU19N13901) 964.502

J Trimble & G/Son (IHU18N01150) 963.429

Annsborough M Croskery 940.631 , D Croskery & Son 876.717

M Croskery 823.335

Ballylesson J Patterson 950.6 ,

Cousins McConaghie & Albert (IHU19N12271) 904.444 ,

Gillispie Bros 870.487

Ballynahinch P O'Connor & Dtr 884.765 , J Gillespie & Sons 800.552

C Lavery & Son 734.829

Ballywalter

S Regan (GB19V53593 )888.172

S Regan (IHU19N00002) 876.325 , S Regan 869.218

Bangor

Burgess & Brennan 1023.5 , Burgess & Brennan 965.23Belmont R & J Conlane (GB19X19052 )813.41

R & J Conlane (GB19X19012) 762.77

Cloughey

1 C & H Cully 873.367

C & H Cully (IHU19N02414) 831.324 , Agar Bros 751.292

Comber

W & L Robinson 945.486 , K Tompsett 944.635 W & L Robinson 877.082Crossgar A&A Cheevers (IHU17N04749) 939.925 , J McGreevy 934.749

A&A Cheevers 902.017

Donaghadee

Ferguson & Wilkinson 859.703 , Ferguson & Wilkinson 782.409DownpatrickPremier M Ward 758.918 , D McNabb & Ptrs 704.543

P Flanaghan & Dtr 695.474

Dundonald Cowan & McCartney 1030.743 , M Foulis 967.181 , M Foulis 911.858

Dundrum

J Maguire & Ptrs 622.706

Killyleagh Central

Gordon Bros & Sons 874.276 , H McVeigh 834.338

P & C McComb 776.796

Millisle R Strain & Son 812.143 , A & E Muckle 744.156

A & E Muckle 699.412

Newtownbreda B & H Marshall 875.994 , B Hogg & Sons 822.775

T Marshall & Son 821.165

Young McCormick

Portavogie Young & McCormick 1005.861 , Ambrose & Kelly 985.588

Ambrose & Kelly 939.027

Penzance ClassicEast Down Combine

19/07/2020 Penzance Classic

Penzance95Members Sent:807Birds in aNortherly Wind

Pos

NameClubVelocityPoolsPool Grand Total1Cowan & McCartneyDundonald HPS1030.743£0.00£130.502Burgess & BrennanBangor RPC1023.500AB N £433.25£528.253Young & McCormickPortavogie1005.861AB N £291.97£371.974J Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS968.485£52.91£122.915M.FoulisDundonald HPS967.181AB £110.12£170.126P Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS964.881AB £81.89£126.897J Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS963.424£16.28£61.288J PattersonBallylesson HPS950.600£0.00£45.009K. TompsettComber Social944.635AB £53.66£98.6610M.CroskeryAnnsborough HPS940.631£0.00£45.0011Ambrose & KellyPortavogie939.027£16.28£46.2812Joe McGreevyCrossgar HPS934.749£0.00£30.0013J Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS932.120AB £37.64£67.6414M.FoulisDundonald HPS911.858AB £37.64£67.6415Cousins McConaghie & AlbertBallylesson HPS904.444£0.00£30.0016McLoughlin BrosAnnalong HPS895.887AB £37.64£67.6417Ian HwthorneDundonald HPS888.784£16.28£46.2818S.ReganBallywalter SPC888.172£21.36£51.3619P O'Connor & DtrBallynahinch HPS884.765£21.36£51.3620C McManus & DtrCrossgar HPS880.231£0.00£30.0021D.Croskery & SonAnnsborough HPS876.717£21.36£36.3622S.ReganBallywalter SPC876.325£21.36£36.3623Gordon Bros & SonsKillyleagh Central HPS874.276£0.00£15.0024C & H CullyCloughey HPS873.367£0.00£15.0025Gillespie BrosBallylesson HPS870.487£0.00£15.0026K Rooney,Son&DtrAnnalong HPS869.235£0.00£15.0027S.ReganBallywalter SPC869.218£0.00£15.0028Joe McGreevyCrossgar HPS865.316£0.00£15.0029Ferguson & WilkinsonDonaghadee RPC859.703£0.00£15.0030W & N CullyPortavogie853.231£0.00£15.0031Joe McGreevyCrossgar HPS843.694£0.00£10.0032Cowan & McCartneyDundonald HPS843.287£0.00£10.0033McCartan & WoodsidesCrossgar HPS840.496£0.00£10.0034J Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS838.164£0.00£10.0035J Trimble & G/SonAnnalong HPS837.679£0.00£10.0036Cowan & McCartneyDundonald HPS836.478£0.00£10.0037K Rooney,Son&DtrAnnalong HPS832.955£0.00£10.0038C & H CullyCloughey HPS831.324£0.00£10.0039M.FoulisDundonald HPS823.601£0.00£10.0040M.CroskeryAnnsborough HPS823.335£0.00£10.00

 

Open (Nominated)

Position

Member

Club

Velocity

Points

1

J Trimble & G/Son

IHU19N13239

Annalong HPS

968.49

20

2

P Trimble & G/Son

IHU19N13901

Annalong HPS

964.502

19

3

J Trimble & G/Son

IHU18N01150

Annalong HPS

963.429

-

4

Cousins McConaghie & Albert

IHU19N12271

Ballylesson HPS

904.444

18

5

I Hawthorne

GB16D38109

Dundonald HPS

888.784

17

6

S Regan

GB19V53593

Ballywalter SPC

888.172

16

7

S Regan

IHU19N00002

Ballywalter SPC

876.325

-

8

Cowan & McCartney

GB16D37965

Dundonald HPS

843.287

15

9

Cowan & McCartney

IHU17N08326

Dundonald HPS

836.478

-

10

K .Rooney,Son & Dtr

GB17C41884

Annalong HPS

832.955

14

11

C & H Cully

IHU19N02414

Cloughey HPS

831.324

13

12

M Foulis

IHU18N18365

Dundonald HPS

823.601

12

13

R & J Conlane

GB19X19052

Belmont

813.41

11

14

M Foulis

GB19A29283

Dundonald HPS

810.623

-

15

Myles,Kincaid, McCann & Auld;

GB19D45725

Dundonald HPS

802.396

10

16

M Foulis

GB19A29278

Dundonald HPS

786.085

-

17

J Kirk & Son

IHU19N12827

Ballylesson HPS

783.432

9

18

H Ballantyne & Son

IHU19N19167

Ballylesson HPS

779.809

8

19

R & J Conlane

GB19X19012

Belmont

762.77

-

20

P Byrne & Son

IHU19N06574

Crossgar H P S

722.649

7

 

East (Nominated)

Position

Member

Club

Velocity

Points

1

J Trimble & G/Son

IHU19N13239

Annalong HPS

968.49

10

2

P Trimble & G/Son

IHU19N13901

Annalong HPS

964.502

9

3

J Trimble & G/Son

IHU18N01150

Annalong HPS

963.429

-

4

S Regan

GB19V53593

Ballywalter SPC

888.172

8

5

S Regan

IHU19N00002

Ballywalter SPC

876.325

-

6

K .Rooney,Son & Dtr

GB17C41884

Annalong HPS

832.955

7

7

C & H Cully

IHU19N02414

Cloughey HPS

831.324

6

8

P Byrne & Son

IHU19N06574

Crossgar H P S

722.649

5

West (Nominated)

Position

Member

Club

Velocity

Points

1

Cousins McConaghie & Albert

IHU19N12271

Ballylesson HPS

904.444

10

2

I Hawthorne

GB16D38109

Dundonald HPS

888.784

9

3

Cowan & McCartney

GB16D37965

Dundonald HPS

843.287

8

4

Cowan & McCartney

IHU17N08326

Dundonald HPS

836.478

-

5

M Foulis

IHU18N18365

Dundonald HPS

823.601

7

6

R & J Conlane

GB19X19052

Belmont

813.41

6

7

M Foulis

GB19A29283

Dundonald HPS

810.623

-

8

Myles,Kincaid, McCann & Auld;

GB19D45725

Dundonald HPS

802.396

5

9

M Foulis

GB19A29278

Dundonald HPS

786.085

-

10

J Kirk & Son

IHU19N12827

Ballylesson HPS

783.432

4

Around the Combine Clubs

Annalong

J Trimble & G/Son (IHU19N13239) 968.49

P Trimble & G/Son (IHU19N13901) 964.502

J Trimble & G/Son (IHU18N01150) 963.429

Annsborough M Croskery 940.631 , D Croskery & Son 876.717

M Croskery 823.335

Ballylesson J Patterson 950.6 ,

Cousins McConaghie & Albert (IHU19N12271) 904.444

Gillispie Bros 870.487

Ballynahinch P O'Connor & Dtr 884.765 , J Gillespie & Sons 800.552

Ballywalter

S Regan (GB19V53593) 888.172

S Regan (IHU19N00002) 876.325 , S Regan 869.218

Bangor

Burgess & Brennan 1023.5Belmont R & J Conlane (GB19X19052 )813.41

R & J Conlane (GB19X19012) 762.77

Cloughey

C & H Cully 873.367 , C & H Cully (IHU19N02414) 831.324

Agar Bros 751.292

Comber

K Tompsett 944.635Crossgar J McGreevy 934.749 , C McManus & Dtr 880.231 ,J McGreevy 865.316

Donaghadee

Ferguson & Wilkinson 859.703 , Ferguson & Wilkinson 782.409DownpatrickPremier M Ward 659.238

Dundonald

Cowan & McCartney 1030.743 , M Foulis 967.181 , M Foulis 911.858

Killyleagh Central

Gordon Bros & Sons 874.276 , P & C McComb 776.796

Millisle

R Strain & Son 812.143

Newtownbreda

B Hogg & Sons 822.775 , T Marshall & Son 821.165

W White & Son 771.853

Portavogie Young & McCormick 1005.861 , Ambrose & Kelly 939.027

W & N Cully 853.209

 

 

 

East Down2bird News

The 2 bird club from Penzance was won by Portavogie’s

Young & McCormick who won it with their bird which was 3rd open full result was :

1 Young & McCormick 1005 pools £17.60

2 M Foulis 967

3 A & A Cheevers 939

4 M Foulis 911

5 Cousins ,McConaghie & Albert 904 pools £ 13.20

6 S Regan 888 pools £ 8.80

7 S Regan 876 pools £ 4.40

8 Gillespie Bros 870

9 W & N Cully 853

10 McCartan & Woodsides 840

11 C & N Cully 831

12 J Tumelty 786

Well done to Mark Foulis and Sam Regan who have both their entries in the result .

With just the St. Malo Derby to go to complete this year’s Old Bird season and with the Young Birds starting in between keep news photos etc coming .