The Nottingham North Road Federation
The Nottingham North Road Federation was Racing from Blaydon on the 19/6/21 with Ian Daikin and Alan Todd getting the race underway at 11.40 am into a south east wind.
The top half of the federation was as follows; winning the federation plus claiming 2nd, 7th & 8th federation was Riggott & Richardson flying 123 miles with their widowhood cock flying team. Their winning bird a 1y chequer Wildesmersch cock followed by another 1y blue Wildesmersch cock then a 1y pencil pied Lambrecht’s cock which was followed in by a 2y blue white flight cock that was a Wildesmersch bred by the Mitchell Brothers with velocities of 2 x 1358 & 1351 & 1349.
1st Fed Blaydon
3rd federation was Kevin Lawson flying 124 miles with a 1y chequer Herman Cuesters widowhood flown cock doing 1353.889.
4th, 5th, 6th, 9th & 12th federation flying 134 miles was Shaun Pilgrim his first a 2y blue widowhood flown cock of Jan Grondelier X Syndicate loft bird his 2nd a 1y Kevin Lawson Van Loon Celibate flown hen followed by a Great Granddaughter out of the Syndicate lofts Drum celibate flown hen then a 1y same way bred as the one before this celibate flown hen and behind clocking a 1y Rob Horton Lambrecht X A Greek Rung Leon Bores bird from the Bulgarian Kalamanci one loft race this hen last won the New North Road Amalgamation young bird race from Berwick & finally a 1y celibate flown dark pied Lambrecht’s hen his velocities were 1353, 1352, 1351, 2x 1348 & 1339.
11th federation was Paul Crooks flying 141 miles with a 2y blue Herman Cuesters hen flown on the chaos roller coaster system doing 1346.
Over to the clubs Blidworth FC 1st Mr & Mrs T Mounsey 1280 2nd Mr & Mrs Knowles 1263.
Ollerton FC 1st & 2nd Riggott & Richardson 2x 1358.
Calverton FC 1st Mr & Mrs Kirkpatrick 1329. 2nd A Kemp & Son 1283.
Cotgrave FC 1st & 2nd Tom & Dougie Fisher 2 x 1285
Eastwood FC 1st & 2nd John Parker 1296 & 1293.
Newark FC 1st & 2nd Robert Pacey 1299 & 1256.
Ruddington FC 1st & 2nd Paul Crooks 1346 & 1326.
Syston FC 1st & 2nd Michael Thorpe 2 x 1299.
Hucknall FC 1st & 2nd Shaun Pilgrim 1353 & 1352.
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