The Welsh North Road Federation
The Welsh North Road Federation was racing from Harrogate in North West Yorkshire racing back to the Welsh Valleys on the 29/5/21 at 12.45pm the birds were released and set racing for home in perfect clear blue skies and sunshine after all the damp mist had cleared into a variable light wind.
The top ten positions in the federation are as follows taking the step up to the winners podium to top the federation and also take 3rd, 5th & 9th federation was Mark Phobium flying 182 miles with 4 x widowhood flown Dirk Van Den Bulck cocks with velocities of 1333, 1298, 1288 & 1264.
Taking 2nd Federation was Hadden & Son flying 177 miles with a 2y Premier Stud natural flown Herman Cuesters doing 1309.
4th federation was T Hayward flying 184 miles doing 1297. 6th federation was J Cox flying 177 miles doing 1286.
7th & 10th federation was John Newbury flying 177 miles his first bird a 4y chequer roundabout system flown cock which is bred out of a pair of stock pigeons from the famous Cannibal lines his second bird a 2y blue roundabout system flown cock that is bred from birds from the Jackson & Son partnership of the north east which is line bred from out their fence house mealy cock that has flew Bourges Five times into the far north of England for the partnership John’s velocities were 1279 & 1257.
8th federation was Sean Proctor flying 182 miles with a 1y widowhood cock that is from Dave Atkins of Lincoln line bred birds doing 1270.
The Rat Man.