In the 2019 season we are now ready for the 5th flight from Nanteuil. Because we switch to one day long distance and the national and international marathon races, we are participating with many more pigeons this year, including a large group of yongsters from 2018. In general the pigeons came home well so far anf the losses were limited. We even managed to win the 1st from Vervins against 326 pigeons on Vervins from April 27 in the club. Also the 3rd in district east of the CC Eindhoven against 986 birds.
We will keep you informed as much as possible during the season. We wisch all of you a nice season.
Peter and Ria were on the podium again on the champion celebration of the provins East- Brabant.First of all, as the winner of the flight Sezanne with “Helen”. And for the 3 times within 5 years as the winning team of the long distance flights.
At the very difficult semi provincial flight Sezanne of June 9, 2018, our first-signed pigeon NL 16-3645260 “Helen” managed to keep all opponents behind and win the victory against 7,912 pigeons. She was also the fastest of 3,997 pigeons in rayon East and was also the first in the CC Eindhoven (1,436 pigeons) and the club of 226 pigeons. “Helen” was bred by two pigeons from Liu Hong Min from China, who were temporarily housed in our loft by “Olieman” Gijs Peters and waited there for their departure to China. “Helen” is a hen that was raced on a 7-day youngster. A hen that did fine until now. Besides the 1st Sezanne 7.892 p., She also won the 1st Chimay 104 p., 2nd Quiévrain 513 p., 2nd Vervins 398 p., 10th Isnes 1148 p. etc. This year she stayed at home one time because she had to lay but did not miss her prize yet. Father is B 14/892 “Blauwe Diels” a son of “Goudhaantje” from Rudi Diels, mother is the B 14/772 direct Dirk van Dyck (“Son Peggy” x “Dtr Di Caprio”) and also our second pigeon the NL 17/035 “De Bonte 035” did well with a 12th in the provincial flight against 7912 pigeons, 7th in the region East of 3997 pigeons and the 3rd in the CC Eindhoven of 1436 pigeons. He was bred out of two pigeons from Jan and Rik Hermans with as father NL 13/964 (“Brother Charlene x” Witpenneke 006 “) and as mother” Daughter Thinkerbell “(” The Start “x” Thinkerbell “). And no less important “Helen” was the 1st and “De Bonte 035” the second signed from the basketing list.
Over the years 2015-2016 and 2017, partner Ton Voorjans from Eindhoven has a nice second place in the Super Golden Crack Marathon of the Fondclub Zuid Nederland. In this competition, of members from Zeeland, Brabant 2000 and East-Brabant play to each other. The Ring number of the 2e Super Golden Crack Marathon is NL-133342372. He was in 2015 winner of 102e Bergerac to 3927 birds, 505 e Bordeaux of 11.706 birds. In 2016 62e Bergerac 2.578 birds , 43e Agen 7.125 bird. and in 2017 16e Bergerac 2.029 birds, and 156 e Bordeaux 2.182 bs.
The “2e Golden Marathon Crack” was bred in Budel and is Son of NL 10/440 “Donkere 440” with the 5th St. Vincent (Cees van Bijsterveldt Chaam) x NL 11/757 “Vetje” a daughter of “De Vurige “(Cor de Heijde) x” Baxske ” grand daughter from the famous” 38 “of Wim Bax Budel.
In 2017, Peter and Ria again managed to be by the best marathon players of East Brabant. With a nice 5th place in the Supercup they were allowed to go the podium and receive the flowers and diploma.