The New North Road Amalgamation
The Amalgamation held its third online winter Covid night breaker show, where all scoring birds from the cocks and hens show were placed together to crown the scoring birds put together.
This was being judged my Michael McGrath of Leeds. Michael’s family are a family of racing pigeon fanciers with his brothers also all keeping and racing pigeons.
Michael is the President of the mighty Yorkshire Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire South Road combine and is also a regular supporter of his local beloved Leeds Amalgamation.
Michael achieved a good performance with his young bird team in 2020 in the National Flying from Coutances flying 328 miles he achieved 4th section K 168th open on a very hard day race, Mick supports and is a fancier that sends regularly to races.
The results now 1st was Shaun Pilgrim of Hucknall Premier FC with a red chequer hen winning £46
2nd was Steve Gammon of Hucknall Premier FC with a blue hen.
3rd was Andy Kemp of Calverton HS with a chequer hen.
4th was Dave Smith of Thornbury NRFC with a pencil blue cock.
Reserve was Shaun Pilgrim with a blue cock.
Very Highly commended was Phil Horseman of Chesterfield NRFC with a black pied cock.
Highly commended was Dave Smith with a blue pied hen and
Commended was Steve Gammon with a chequer cock.
The two 2021 young birds donated prize draw was won by Mr & Mrs Watkins of Oldland NRFC.
That’s it for this week until our next show next week take care everyone and thanks to Michael for judging and taking part stay safe everyone
The Rat Man