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East Down Combine News - 06-09-21

East Down Combine News  

with Clifford Browne

Cloughey Dominates from Tullamore 2

The East Down Combine returned to Tullamore on the 28th August for the 7th Young Bird race of the season and it was once again the East Coast Cloughey club which dominated the Open result with 36 of the top 40 places with the lofts of Harper & Young having 15 of these including 1st & 3rd open and Gordon Bros & Sons having 21 places.

Drew Harper

John Gordon

2nd Open was to the Rooney partnership of Annalong who had a total of 3 birds in the open result with the only other loft featuring in the Open was that of Tony Smith of Killyleagh Central HPS.

K Rooney

Tony Smith

In the West section the top two were to the Crossgar partnership of McCartan & Woodsides with Belmont’s R & J Conlane 3rd section.

Paul Mccartan

The birds were released at 11am into a light East wind with the leading birds making velocities of 1500ypm plus . The full result was :

East Down Combine

28/08/2021 2nd Tullamore YB7

85 Members Sent: 1934 Birds in a Light Easterly Wind

Pos

Name Club Velocity

1 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1525.287

2 K Rooney,Son&Dtr Annalong HPS 1524.247

3 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1524.229

4 K Rooney,Son&Dtr Annalong HPS 1524.009

5 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1523.700

6 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1523.524

7 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1523.172

8 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1523.041

9 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1523.041

10 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1523.041

11 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1523.041

12 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1522.996

13 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1522.857

14 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1522.673

15 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1522.673

16 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1522.645

17 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1521.754

18 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1521.020

19 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1521.020

20 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1520.653

21 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1520.653

22 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1520.653

23 T.Smith Killyleagh Central HPS 1517.731

24 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1517.543

25 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1517.543

26 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1517.360

27 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1515.295

28 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1515.295

29 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1514.947

30 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1514.947

31 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1514.425

32 K Rooney,Son&Dtr Annalong HPS 1513.636

33 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1513.173

34 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1512.629

35 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1512.629

36 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1512.513

37 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1512.340

38 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1512.340

39 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1512.266

40 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1512.266

West Section

36 Members Sent:865 Birds in a Light Easterly Wind

1 McCartan & Woodsides Crossgar HPS 1500.244

2 McCartan & Woodsides Crossgar HPS 1499.863

3 R & J Conlane Belmont RPC 1499.019

4 Cowan & McCartney Dundonald HPS 1490.075

5 Mr & Mrs S Brown Dundonald HPS 1483.866

6 B & H Marshall Newtownbreda HPS 1483.462

7 Mr & Mrs S Brown Dundonald HPS 1483.351

8 B. Hogg & Sons Newtownbreda HPS 1481.955

9 B. Hogg & Sons Newtownbreda HPS 1481.595

10 B. Hogg & Sons Newtownbreda HPS 1481.235

11 B. Hogg & Sons Newtownbreda HPS 1481.235

12 McCartan & Woodsides Crossgar HPS 1478.243

13 McCartan & Woodsides Crossgar HPS 1477.502

14 Cowan & McCartney Dundonald HPS 1477.055

15 Abernethy & Turner Ballynahinch HPS 1476.553

16 Abernethy & Turner Ballynahinch HPS 1476.173

17 Cowan & McCartney Dundonald HPS 1476.036

18 Cowan & McCartney Dundonald HPS 1476.036

19 Myles,Kincaid,McCann&Auld Dundonald HPS 1475.597

20 Cowan & McCartney Dundonald HPS 1474.681

East Section

49 Members Sent: 1069 Birds in a Light Easterly Wind

1 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1525.287

2 K Rooney,Son&Dtr Annalong HPS 1524.247

3 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1524.229

4 K Rooney,Son&Dtr Annalong HPS 1524.009

5 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1523.700

6 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1523.524

7 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1523.172

8 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1523.041

9 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1523.041

10 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1523.041

11 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1523.041

12 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1522.996

13 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1522.857

14 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1522.673

15 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1522.673

16 Harper & Young Cloughey HPS 1522.645

17 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1521.754

18 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1521.020

19 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1521.020

20 Gordon Bros & Sons Cloughey HPS 1520.653

Open (Nominated)

Position

Member

Club

Velocity

Points

1

Cowan & McCartney

IHU21N11616

Dundonald HPS

1477.05

20

2

Cowan & McCartney

IHU21N11636

Dundonald HPS

1474.51

-

3

F Black & Sons

IHU21N15032

Downpatrick Premier

1471.74

19

4

Mackey & Lockhart

IHU21N00020

Ballylesson HPS

1463.08

18

5

D & L Jackson & Dtrs

IHU21N10517

Belmont

1453.62

17

6

W & L Robinson

IHU21N16023

Comber Social HPS

1453.21

16

7

Mr & Mrs S Brown

IHU21N11561

Dundonald HPS

1441.37

15

8

D & L Jackson & Dtrs

IHU21N10522

Belmont

1441.15

-

9

D & L Jackson & Dtrs

IHU21N10510

Belmont

1440.5

-

10

T Horner & Sons

IHU21N12731

Crossgar H P S

1437.29

14

11

J Trimble & G/Son

GB21H25650

Annalong HPS

1435.42

13

12

A&A Cheevers

IHU21N02906

Crossgar H P S

1434.26

12

13

R Moore & Son

IHU21N05658

Bangor RPC

1432.72

11

14

J Young & Ptnrs

IHU21N06658

Dundonald HPS

1429.60

10

15

D Shaw

IHU21N05772

Bangor RPC

1411.81

9

16

Mackey & Lockhart

IHU21N17386

Ballylesson HPS

1409.39

-

17

Mackey & Lockhart

IHU21N14350

Ballylesson HPS

1403.34

-

18

McLoughlin Bros

IHU21S123571

Annalong HPS

1403.17

8

19

Palmer & McKay & Graham

IHU21N15768

Ballywalter SPC

1399.00

7

20

W McMaster & Son

IHU21N15670

Ballywalter SPC

1397.09

6

21

W & L Robinson

IHU21N16007

Comber Social HPS

1394.14

-

East (Nominated)

Position

Member

Club

Velocity

Points

1

F Black & Sons

IHU21N15032

Downpatrick Premier

1471.74

10

2

J Trimble & G/Son

GB21H25650

Annalong HPS

1435.42

9

3

R Moore & Son

IHU21N05658

Bangor RPC

1432.72

8

4

D Shaw

IHU21N05772

Bangor RPC

1411.81

7

5

McLoughlin Bros

IHU21S123571

Annalong HPS

1403.17

6

6

Palmer & McKay & Graham

IHU21N15768

Ballywalter SPC

1399.00

5

7

W McMaster & Son

IHU21N15670

Ballywalter SPC

1397.09

4

8

K .Rooney,Son & Dtr

GB21A22650

Annalong HPS

1378.63

3

9

F Black & Sons

IHU21N15011

Downpatrick Premier

1374.72

-

10

F Gilmore

IHU21N07051

Comber Social HPS

1364.47

2

West (Nominated)

Position

Member

Club

Velocity

Points

1

Cowan & McCartney

IHU21N11616

Dundonald HPS

1477.055

10

2

Cowan & McCartney

IHU21N11636

Dundonald HPS

1474.511

-

3

Mackey & Lockhart

IHU21N00020

Ballylesson HPS

1463.081

9

4

D & L Jackson & Dtrs

IHU21N10517

Belmont

1453.62

8

5

W & L Robinson

IHU21N16023

Comber Social HPS

1453.218

7

6

Mr & Mrs S Brown

IHU21N11561

Dundonald HPS

1441.375

6

7

D & L Jackson & Dtrs

IHU21N10522

Belmont

1441.15

-

8

D & L Jackson & Dtrs

IHU21N10510

Belmont

1440.5

-

9

T Horner & Sons

IHU21N12731

Crossgar H P S

1437.299

5

10

A&A Cheevers

IHU21N02906

Crossgar H P S

1434.262

4

 

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Around the Combine Clubs

Annalong

K .Rooney,Son & Dtr 1524.247 ,K .Rooney,Son & Dtr 1524.009

K .Rooney,Son & Dtr 1513.636

Annsborough

J Melville & Son 1459.694 , G & P Brown 1430.734

G & P Brown 1423.703

Ballylesson Mackey & Lockhart 1463 P & C Johnston 1439

C & D Smyth & sons 1427

Ballynahinch Abernethy & Turner 1476.553 , Abernethy & Turner 1476.173 Abernethy & Turner 1472.003

Ballywalter

R Christie 1469.471 , W McMaster & Son 1457.086

R Christie 1409.478

Bangor

R Moore & Son 1462.23 , R Moore & Son 1462.072

R Moore & Son 1461.757

Belmont

R & J Conlane 1499.01 , D & L Jackson & Dtrs IHU21N10517 1453.62

D & L Jackson & Dtrs 1441.65

Cloughey Harper & Young 1525.287 , Harper & Young 1524.229

Harper & Young 1523.7

Comber

W & L Robinson IHU21N16023 1453.218 , F Gilmore 1446.868

F Gilmore 1441.278

Crossgar McCartan & Woodsides 1500.244 , McCartan & Woodsides 1499.863

McCartan & Woodsides 1478.243

Donaghadee

Ferguson & Wilkinson 1458.24 , D & K McCutcheon 1452.821

A & P Trimble & Sons 1434.534

DownpatrickPremier F Black & Sons 1479.423 ,

F Black & Sons IHU21N15032 1471.748 , F Black & Sons 1456.114

Dundonald Cowan & McCartney 1490.075 , Mr & Mrs S Brown 1483.866

Mr & Mrs S Brown 1483.351

Dundrum R McVeigh & Son 1412.036 ,S Foster Connor & Parry 1387.684

E & A Rogan 1383.587

Killyleagh Central T Smith 1517.731 , T Smith 1511.454 , T Smith 1497.518

Newtownbreda B & H Marshall 1483.462 , B Hogg & Sons 1481.955

B Hogg & Sons 1481.595

Portavogie Ambrose & Kelly 1505.256 , R & G Thompson 1482.445

J & R Young 1477.063

 

East Down2bird News

Horse & Jockey 16/8/21

1st C & H Cully 1105 pools £10

2nd Lambert & Stewart 1002 pools £7 50

3rd P & C Johnston 1000

4th R J Conlane 982 pools £5

5th D Shaw 960 pools £2 50

6th Mr & Mrs S Brown 945

7th T Horner & sons 942

8th Mackey & Lockhart 942

9th A& A Cheevers 935

10th C & D Smyth & sons 931

11th Myles Kincaid Mc Cann & Auld 893

12th J Trimble & g/son 885

Single Bird Nomination receives special prize for Skibbereen Derby

The 2 bird club first introduced a single bird Nomination for YB’s in 2020 for lofts to nominate the same bird throughout the season and this has received a special prize of £100 very generously presented to the club by the partnership of B Hogg & sons for the first two of these nominated birds in the Skibbereen Derby to be split £60 ,& £40. With the difficult young bird season which has been experienced this should give make the final of this event even more interesting .

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This week Combine have two races, inland they are back at the Horse & Jockey and also the YB Derby from Talbenny will be flown with the final Combine race, the Skibbereen YB Derby, bringing the 2021 season to a close scheduled for September 11th .