2019 was a good year for Mr & Mrs Geoff Kirkland even with the extremes of weather that affected the racing season.
Fougeres National FC 330mls
2nd 17th 25th 33rd Section J 596 birds
12th 70th 112th 164th Open 6,678 birds
Messac National FC 363mls
19th Section J 400 birds
68th Open 4,909 birds
Cholet National FC 419mls
4th Section J 393 birds
54th open 3,659 birds
Sigogne National FC 514mls
2nd 17th Section J 240 birds
5th 40th Open 3,659 birds
Port-St-Edra National FC 399mls
8th Section J 92nd open 2,894 birds
Club racing which is preparation for the National races.
10 x 1sts plus many more prizes taking up to the first 10.
4 Young Bird races
“In previous seasons we have 11 x 1sts National with many near misses, 2nds 3rds 4th Etc. So many section wins I have lost count. 2 new cars and other prizes” Geoff Kirkland.
THE GREAT ALL-ROUNDERS.
Sire “Cassius” only a yearling but Geoff has a lot of faith in this one who is brother to winners.
He is a grandson of “Tyson” who was paired to a daughter of “Crammonds Choice”
Dam is also based on distance winners being the line of;
“Champion Pennine Heights”
The current UK Long Distance Record holder winning
1st Section NFC Tarbes
1st Open NFC Tarbes at a whopping 740 miles
He was tailor-made for the job with his G.G.Sire being
“Champion Snydale Express”
1st NE 700 miles club
1st Lancs & Yorks 4 Bird CC
1st Section K NFC Tarbes
1st Open NFC Tarbes 725 miles 4066 birds
2 x RPRA Awards
Represented GB in the Portugal Olympics
In the breeding we also have “Black Bear” and;
1st Section N.F.C 336 birds
1st Open National Flying Club Tarbes Grand National 3,808 birds 2009 Vel1184 ypm.
3rd Section N.F.C 302 birds
8th Open National Flying Club Tarbes Grand National 4,035 birds 2008 Vel1485 ypm. R.P.R.A winner and British Homing World Trophy for the best hen in the U.K in 2009
“Champion Indy" is also the breeder of
1st Sect 8th Open BICC Pau International
and granddam of 1st Club 5th Federation Messac 2011.
Sex of pigeons in this sale are believed to be correct but not guaranteed