‘Well Peter, Just to let you know, two hens bred by you are both G/Dams of 1st & 2nd INFC Young Bird National Skibbereen. ‘Madam Mario’ is the Grand Mother of 1st National and ‘Cap Di Saf’ is the Grand Mother to 2nd National and is also winner of Ist South Leinster Fed Barleycove Young Bird Derby’
We also are ver pleased to report that we had a message from Mr Ernie Rigby of Telford that in the same INFC Skibbereen Young Bird National Race he bred and gifted the parents of the winner of 3rd North Section 1471 birds entered by 154 members , 10th Open 1774 birds for J and J McAlorum of Grosvenor, Northern Ireland. The winning bird IHU22N14066 was well fancied and was heavily pooled also winning 1st Ulster Federation in this race.
Sire of the 3rd North Section winner was bred from a son of Morgan (Waalre x Miss Hermans) x Kuijpers 421 (Direct Kuijpers Brothers , Neer) when he was coupled with an Etienne Meirlaen hen.
Dam of the 3rd North Section winner was bred from a son of our top breeder Granger son of Rocket 1st Dutch National AAce winner paired with Mary Kate a daughter of Casanova 1st Dutch National Ace winner when he was paired to a daughter of Topo another 1st Dutch National Ace winner! The son of Granger was paired to a hen bred by the late Jim Whitehead from Hail Jupiter his outstanding breeding son of Drum and Doran.
Many congratulations indeed to all involved…