This yearling cock GB21N03823 was the provisional winner of 1st Section G and 6th Open in yesterdays very testing NFC Guernsey race against 4367 birds for C and J Howes of Devizes.
He is bred for a classic result as his pedigree is absolutely loaded with Classic winning DNA.
His sire was bred by the Tim Atkins the top fancier and fearless buyer of the Pigeon Sports very best bloodlines. He is from a Rik Hermans cock COWBOY 03 bred from a unique pairing… “Son Cowgirl” x “Friendship”! Cowgirl was winner of 1st Belgian Olympiad Pigeon Yearlings Poznan 2011 and 2nd Ace Pigeon Middle Distance European Cup 2010 , 1st National Bourges 24,676 b., 1st Prov. Argenton 990 b. (2nd Zone 2,567 b. / 8th National 7358 b.), 68th National Bourges 17,138 b. Friendship was winner of 1st National Chateauroux 24,710 yearlings and fastest against 44,314 b.
To breed the sire of the Section winner, Tim paired COWBOY 03 to FOXY BABE his sensational breeding daughter of WAR DRUM x FOXY LADY. This hen FOXY BABE is a true foundation hen breeding multiple Federation winners , Section winners and Classic top performers over four generations.
Dam of GB21N03823 is a daughter of PROPERE RIK x STELLA one of the best breeding daughters of our famous old breeding couple DRUM and GERRIE.
Winning genes are vital to top performance however the skill in the preparation for such a difficult contest is also vital. Very well done once again C and J Howse.