‘Chico’ a son of Hannibal and without doubt his successor…We can verify over 60 x 1st prize winners from this great cock in the first and second generations when paired to different hens and for many different fanciers… Last weekend our Quievrain Natour winner was NL15-1810813 (A grandson) and his father GB13J04616 (Son of Chico) was our 4th bird winning 11th club 359 birds!…In the last two weeks we have also had four different fanciers report 1st prize winners with the grandchildren of Chico. A real Star in the breeding loft.
Saturday 19th August saw us race in two races winning 2 x 1st!
First race of the day was the Young Bird race from Fontenay a distance of 449 km winning 1st Club 232 birds,4th Altenna & Raamsdonksveer 722 birds,8th Union de Baronie 1,863 birds and 42nd Nat.NPO against 9,425 birds. Our young bird winner this week is:
Second race of the day was the Natour Race from Quievrain a distance of 174 km winning 1st,3rd,4th,11th,12th,13th club against 359 birds 6th,11th,12th,34th,35th Altenna & Raamsdonksveer 1,125 birds 27th,43rd,44th Union de Baronie 3,480 birds… Our Natour winner this week is:
On the 13th August we competed in two races with early prizes in both. The first race was the young bird race from Pont St Max a distance of 321 km winning 3rd, 8th club 348 birds,3rd,18th Altenna & Raamsdonksveer 951 birds and 33rd and 85th Union de Baronie 2,369 birds…
Our first bird was :
Also on the 13th August was the second race was a Natour race from Asse Zellik a distance of 109km winning 2nd,3rd,9th,10th,11th,14th club 342 birds, 3rd,5th,20th,21st,28th Altenna & Raamsdonksveer 1,156 birds,9th,19th etc Union de Baronie 3,526 birds.
Our first bird was :
The 29th July was the young bird race from Morlincourt a distance of 280 km winning 3rd,4th,5th,7th club 421 birds,6th,7th,11th,14th Altenna & Raamsdonksveer 1,127 birds,29th,30th,42nd,56th Union de Baronie 3,124 birds. Our first bird was :
Our second bird was :
Our third bird was
On 22nd July 2107 was the Chateauroux National race a distance of 598 km to Nieuwendijk and we was very pleased to time an early one for 2nd club ,10th Union de Baronie 741 birds,98th Sector 1 against 10,231 birds & 149th National against 37,874 birds. Our early bird was NL14-3432662 bred from ‘Zoon Pikeur’ from Peter van der Merwe with a half sister to ‘Mike’ being a daughter of ‘Sterre’ this time coupled with a grandson of Caliph, Chanel and Super 8 that had won 72nd NPO Sezanne for us against 12.518 birds