Osmaston Park HS Presentation Evening
Osmaston Park Homing Society recently held its annual prize distribution evening which was held at their new club headquarters The Jubilee Club Chaddesden.
Presenting the prizes and guest of honour for the evening was Mick Fearn.
A fine display of trophies.
First up to the table after having a fantastic season being only one of two lofts in Derby to top the federation they were flying in, was the father & son partnership of John & Steve Hicks.
Their winning total was 7x1sts, 5x2nds, 4x3rds, 6x4ths plus 9 minor cards winning a total of £170.02 prize money also gold ring race money of £20 plus trainer race money of £33.70 highest points winners trophy & highest winning velocity trophy with total winnings of £223.90
Top prize winners for the 2015 season Steve Hicks (left ) & John Hicks right with chief guest of honour Mick Fearn centre.
Runner up for the 2015 season was Mick Stone winning 4x1sts,5x2nds,6x3rds,6x4ths plus 14 minor cards winning prize money of £164.28 plus gold ring race money of £115.00,Trainer race money of £69.35,Show race money of £110.00.Old bird inland average trophy, Gold ring race trophy, longest young bird race trophy with total winnings of £458.63.
Mick Stone runner up 2015 season.
S & H W Hall came next winning 4x1sts,1x2nd,1x3rd,1x4th plus 10 minor cards making prize money of £69.56 plus gold ring race money £35.00,trainer race money £56.85 combine average trophy ,Noirt/Yeovil trophy, Young bird average trophy, Ken Hall memorial cup & lowest winning velocity cup.
Stan Hall who flies as S & H W Hall.Stan along with Mick Fearn doing a excellent job running the club trainer.- John Inger left & Mark Yule right with chief guest of honour Mick Fearn.John & Mark doing a first class job running their show series making £900 to be raced for in 2016.
Yule & Inger ( Mark & John ) came next winning 2x1sts,5x2nds,3x3rds,1x4th plus 4 minor cards winning prize money of £85.84 plus trainer race money £24,show race money £100 making a total of £209.84
Mick Willis & Family came next winning 2x1sts,1x2nd,3x3rds,2x4ths plus 3 minor cards winning prize money of £56.25 plus show race money of £130,trainer race money £50,knockout money £22.Nicholson Brothers k/o trophy & bird of the year trophy making a total of £258.24.
Bird of the year is a Cheq w/f cock GB 12 D 33424 winning 5th club Portland,1st club Frome,1st club Blandford,2nd club Portland,2nd show race Portland & 1st show race Blandford.
Ron Hall came next winning 3x1sts,1x2nd,1x3rd,2x4ths plus three minor cards making a total prize money of £53.28 plus 2nd buyer of the breeder buyer race £50,trainer race money £37.55,show race money £20,Carentan cup, Messac shield, Grieg Reece Evans shield & 1st young bird race making total winnings of £160,83.
Next up was hard working secretary Steve Stone winning 1x1st,1x2nd, 3x3rds, 2x4ths & two minor cards. winning prize money of £47.36.Gold ring race money £190,Show race money £140,1st buyer, of the breeder buyer £85,2nd breeder, of the breeder buyer,2nd buyer, of the breeder buyer £50,3rd breeder & buyer of the breeder/buyer, £35,3rd buyer of the breeder buyer £35,Trainer race money £45.25,Breeder buyer cup & ladies race winner making total winnings of £627.61.
Mick Fearn came next winning 1x1st,1x2nd, 1x4th plus five minor cards winning prize money of £31.08,Gold ring race money £55,1st breeder, of the breeder buyer £85,trainer race money £40.45 making total winnings of £40.45.
Jake Harcup came next winning 1x2nd & 2x4ths winning prize money of £19.24, trainer race money £30 making total winnings of £49.24.
Next with 1x2nd, 1x3rd & 1x4th was Pat Tillson making total winnings of £17.76.
Mick Frawley came next winning 1x2nd, 1x3rd & two minor cards winning prize money of £16.28 plus trainer race winnings of £13.50 making total winnings of £29.78.
Bob Ford came next winning 1x2nd, 1x3rd plus two minor cards winning prize money of £14.80.
Mr & Mrs Jason Phillips came next winning gold ring race money of £10.
Sports person of the year trophy went to Scott Willis.
Mick Willis. - Hard working secretary Steve Stone looking very happy with his winnings. - Mick Fearn. - Hard working club member Jake Harcup.
Bob Ford. - Sports person of the year Scott Willis.- Ladies race winner Kim Stone. - Steve Hicks partner Tracy, ladies race runner up.
The total pay out for the 2015 season was £2433.57p which reflects the efforts of how all the members work together collectively to make this club the successful club that it is today. With £900 already raised from their very successful show series I am sure it will be looking forward to a very good 2016.
The members would like to thank Secretary Steve Stone for all the hard work he has done not only in 2015 but in previous years to make this club as successful as what it is today. Also Mick Fearn for doing a excellent job presenting the prizes.
After the presentation was over there was an excellent buffet which was provided by the parent club followed by some excellent entertainment.