INFC Gold Medal – History by Irish Rover

INFC Gold Medal – History by Irish Rover

INFC Gold Medal –

Anthony McDonnell from Coleraine the Kings Cup winner from Les Sables presents Gold Medal & Diploma to John Greenaway in 2013.

Anthony McDonnell from Coleraine the Kings Cup winner from Les Sables presents Gold Medal & Diploma to John Greenaway in 2013.

The history of the INFC Gold Medal is a story waiting to be told. At the AGM in 1979 Willie Reynolds proposed that the INFC present a Gold Medal to any pigeon that was an Open prize winner four times from the Kings Cup Grand National, it was duly passed.

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Gold Medal (1) Irish Rover

Gold Medal (2) Irish Rover

 

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About the author

Willie Reynolds

Covering the sport in Ireland for several years, scribe for both BHW & RP and a number of local newspapers including the News Letter (Farming Life Supplement) each Wednesday. Secretary of Ballymena & District for a number of years and currently PO for the Mighty NIPA & INFC. Watch out for the many articles/news items penned by HOMER.

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