The Nottingham North Road Federation
The Nottingham North Road Federation was racing from Darlington on the 3/7/21 the birds were liberated at 9.45am into a south west wind. The top ten in the federation were as follows; winning the federation plus claiming 2nd, 3rd,7th & 8th federation was Shaun Pilgrim flying 107 miles his winner a 2y blue chequer widowhood flown cock. He is a Jan Grondelier X Syndicate loft bird he has now achieved 5 x 1st prizes with two being on the south road route his second bird a 1y blue celibate flown hen of Kevin Lawson Van Loon which is also a multiple prize winner the third fourth & fifth arriving birds were all Kevin Lawson Lambrecht’s x the late Rob Horton of Tamworth Lambrecht’s the first a widowhood cock followed by 2x celibate hens their velocities were 3 x 1349 dropping together then 2 x 1339 with two dropping together.
1st Fed Darlington 2nd Fed Darlington
4th, 5th & 6th federation was Kevin Lawson flying 97 miles his first two birds being 2 x Herman Cuesters widowhood cocks followed by a Lambrecht’s widowhood cock with velocities of 1343 & 2x 1342.
Kevin Lawson Loft's
9th federation was Kevin & Donna Spiers flying 112 miles with a 1y blue roundabout system flown cock that is a Patrick Boeckx that originates from stock birds obtained from john Wheatcroft this cock has already achieved 3x 1st prizes and a federation silver medal as a young bird from Berwick his velocity was 1338.649.
10th federation was Riggott & Richardson flying 97 miles with a 1y chequer Wildesmersch based widowhood cock doing 1338.485.
11/7/21 the federation was at Whitley Bay and at 10am into a south east wind the birds were liberated and the top ten positions were as follows winning the federation plus claiming 2nd, 3rd, 4th & 6th federation was Kevin Lawson flying 129 miles his winner a 1y chequer widowhood Lambrecht’s cock which as a YB achieved a first federation in the Notts NR Fed Kevin’s next 4 birds were all Herman Cuesters widowhood cocks his velocities were 3x 1257, 1254 & 1245.
5th federation was the Walton Brothers flying 129 miles with a 3y blue pied Kevin Lawson bred widowhood cock doing 1252.
7th,8th & 9th federation was Shaun Pilgrim flying 140 miles his first a 1y Kevin Lawson Herman Cuesters widowhood flown cock his 2nd a Rob Horton Lambrecht’s X Leon Boer followed by a Rob Horton line bred widowhood cock with velocities of 1243, 1242 & 1240.
10th federation was Kevin & Donna Spires flying 145 miles with a 1y blue roundabout system flown cock doing 1236.
At the clubs. Hucknall FC 1st & 2nd Shaun Pilgrim 1243 & 1242
Blidworth FC 1st Mr & Mrs Knowles 1199 2nd John Swinn 1185
Calverton FC 1st Phillip Rowson 1181 2nd A Kemp & Son 1171
Cotgrave FC 1st H T Farrelly 1157 2nd HT TB Fisher 1151
Syston FC 1st & 2nd Michael Thorpe 1184 & 1181
Ruddington FC 1st & 2nd Kevin & Donna Spiers 1236 & 1226
Eastwood FC 1st & 2nd Ernest Gregory 2 x 1189
Newark FC 1st & 2nd Robert Pacey 1201 & 1197
Ollerton FC 1st & 2nd Kevin Lawson 2 x 1257.
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