NIPA Sennnen Cove Classic Result – Sennen Cove Classic 2015
NIPA Open & Sect Rosscarbery – Rosscarbery Old Birds 7th June 2015
NIPA Clubs Rosscarbery – Rosscarbery-Old-Bird-Club-result-June-2015
The NIPA Sennen Cove Classic turned out the biggest test to date, it was flown on its own for the first time and early in the cross channel season. Entry was better than expected and overall winner was Joe Brown of Blackwatertown who was a recent winner of the INFC Yearling National.
NIPA Sennen Cove Classic 439/2477 –
1-1E J Brown Blackwatertown 1125, 2-1G R Adamson Bleary 1117, 3-1D L Magee & son Lisburn & Dist 1115, 4-2D J Gregory & Son Colin 1115, 5-1C M/M B McNeilly Doagh & Dist 6-3D G Benson Lisburn & Dist 1112, 7-2E A Fearon Portadown & Drumcree 1107, 8-2G R Carson & Son Banbridge 1105, 9-1A K Carolan Coalisland 1101, 10-3E B McNeice & Sons Lurgan Soc 1100, 11-4E J Greenaway Bondhill 1099, 12-5E W Corrigan Loughgall 1099, 13-2A S Hughes Coalisland 1098, 14-6E Collins & Douglas 1097, 15-7E S & E Buckley Edgarstown 1097, 16-1B W & J Smyth Ballymena 1097, 17-8E D C & P McArdle Armagh 1097, 18-3G T McKinstry Harmony 1095, 19-2B T Fleming Muckamore 1095, 20-G McDowell Bros & Son Banbridge 1091.
Best in each NIPA Section:
Sect A 37/252 – K Carolan Coalisland 1101, S Hughes Coalisland 1098, J Devlin Coalisland 1081.
Sect B 69/361 – W & J Smyth Ballymena 1097, T Fleming Muckamore 1095, D Dixon Ballymoney 1077.
Sect C 70/384 – M/M B McNeilly Doagh & Dist 1112, A & N Lewis Doagh & Dist 1089, L & S O’Neill & Sons Larne & Dist 1086.
Sect D 36/216 – L Magee & Son Lisburn & Dist 1115, J Gregory & Sons Colin 1115, G Benson Lisburn & Dist 1112.
Sect E 113/385 – J Brown Blackwatertown 1125, A Fearon Portadown & Drumcree 1107, B McNeice & Sons Lurgan Soc 1100.
Sect F 27/95 – J Crossan Downpatrick 1063, C Healy Killyleagh Central 1063, Plunkett Pollock & Nelson Ards 1044.
Sect G 59/345 – R Adamson Bleary 1117, R Carson & Son Banbridge 1105, T McKinstry Harmony 1095.
Sect H 26/73 – A Hall Omagh & Dist 1035, A Hall 1035, A Hall 1020.
The NIPA Sennen Cove Classic turned out the biggest test to date, it was flown on its own for the first time and early in the cross channel season. Entry was better than expected and overall winner was Joe Brown of Blackwatertown who was a recent winner of the INFC Yearling National. When going to press the result was not ready.
Portadown Centre Sennen Cove Classic – A Fearon Portadown & Drumcree, S & E Buckley Edgarstown 1097, C & H Beattie Gilford 1085, P Hoy & Son Gilford 1082, C Duke & Sons Laurelvale 1077, L Cullen Portadown & Drumcree 1071, J Dowey & Sons Laurelvale 1066, J Dowey & Sons 1066, R & J McCracken Edgarstown 1061, S Craig Edgarstown 1056.
Cullybackey Centre Sennen Cove Classic 47/240 – W & J Smyth Ballymena 1097, M/M M Sempey Ballymena 1071, D & H Kirkpatrick 1059, G Price Harryville 1046, A Darragh Cullybackey 1045, J Millar & Son Harryville 1023, J Eagleson & Sons Ballymena 1018, A Darragh 1009, A Darragh 1007, H & R McCloy Cullybackey 1002.
Muckamore Centre Sennen Cove Classic 14/92 – T Fleming Muckamore 1095, McConville Bros Crumlin 1042, K Galloway 999, T Fleming 982, McConville Bros 971, J White Muckamore 965, K Galloway 937, D J Thompson Muckamore.
Coleraine Centre Sennen Cove Classic – D Dixon Ballymoney 1077, D Dixon 1077, Hanson & Harpur Coleraine Prem 1062, Diamond Bros Coleraine Prem 1050, D Coyles & Son Coleraine Prem 1041, D Coyles & Son 1038, D Coyles & Son 1030, T & J McDonald Coleraine Prem 1027, Hanson & Harpur 997, R Montgomery Coleraine Prem 987.
Killyleagh Centre Sennen Cove Classic 23/98 – J Crossan Downpatrick 1063, C Healy Killyleagh Cent 1063, Plunkett Pollock & Nelson Ards 1044, Plunkett Pollock & Nelson 1034, P Murray Killyleagh & Dist 1031, J Crossan 1028, McComb Bros Killyleagh Cent 1028, N & A McCavera Killyleagh & Dist 1018, P Brown & Sons Corrigs 1011, N & A McCavera 987.
Foyle Centre Sennen Cove Classic – P Maxwell Jnr Foyle 894, P & M Healy Maiden City 790, P Maxwell Jnr 780, 540.
Rosscarbery in Co Cork was the decision of the NIPA Committee for the race in Ireland on the same day as the OB Classic, favourite win 1st Open is the loft of P & J Boal from Dromore and I hear this same bird won 1st Open earlier in the year from Corrin with 26,000 birds competing. P & J Boal – Dromore – 1st Open NIPA Rosscarbery winners. Their latest top performer is GB13D 02033 Blue hen, Willy Van Herck, raced on widowhood. Sire: Young Bogaerts, one of their best racing cocks, 4th open and 7th open NIPA, a section winner. Dam : from Karlske winner of 9+1st racing in Belgium and Klien 96, 3+1st in Dromore, 1st section, 5th, 9th and 12th Open NIPA. 033 previously has won , 2nd section, 2960 birds, 9th Open 24,161 birds , 18th section, 129th Open 8,989 birds , 25th section 2,890 birds, 28th Open 23,316 birds. 1st club 295 birds, Rosscarbery and 1st club 587 birds, 1st Sect D 3300 birds, 1st Open NIPA Corrin 26, 400 birds earliar this year – Now 1st Open Rosscarbery – An NIPA Double Open Winner !!!!!
Rosscarbery Open 671/11,234 –
1-1D P & J Boal Dromore 1439, 2-1C D & J Armstrong & Son Carrick Soc 1432, 3-2C D & J Armstrong & Son 1431, 4-1F McGimpsey Bros Ards 1429, 5-3C J & D Braniff Colin 1425, 6-2D S Grainger & Son Hills & Maze 1422, 7-1G T & K Mawhinney Donacloney 1422, 8-4C J & D Braniff 1417, 9-5C G & M Atcheson Ligoniel 1416, 10-6C J & D Braniff 1415, 11-7C Bingham & Seaton Ligoniel 1413, 12-2G J Smyth & Sons Drumnavaddy 1413, 13-3D P & J Boal 1413, 14-3G S Ogle Drumnavaddy 1410, 15-4D J Greenaway Dromore 1409, 16-4G M/M G Delaney 1409, 17-8C D & J Armstrong & Son 1409, 18-5G M/M G Delaney 1409, 19-9C C McManus Ligoniel 1409, 20-5D Doonan & McGuinness Dromore 1409.
Best in each NIPA Section:
Sect A 65/1301 – J McCormick Cookstown 1346, G & S Smith 1346, G & S Smith 1346.
Sect B 119/2032 – McConville Bros Crumlin 1353, B Swann & Son Kells & Dist 1351, Young McManus & Sons Ahoghill 1347.
Sect C 120/1791 – D & J Armstrong & Son 1432, D & J Armstrong & Son 1431, J & D Braniff Colin 1425.
Sect D 76/1437 – P & J Boal Dromore 1439, S Grainger & Son Hills & Maze 1422, P & J Boal 1413.
Sect E 102/1914 – D Calvin Bondhill 1403, A Craig Laurelvale 1396, N Weir Loughgall 1383.
Sect F 50/851 – McGimpsey Bros Ards 1429, J Crossan Downpatrick 1384, McComb Bros Killyleagh Cent 1382.
Sect G 71/1353 – T & K Mawhinney Donacloney 1422, J Smyth & Sons Drumnavaddy 1413, S Ogle Drumnavaddy 1410.
Sect H 68/555 – D Booth Mourne & Dist 1294, R Lyle Maiden City 1266, W McIlmoyle Limavady 1263.
Saturday 6th June 2015
The N.I.P.A. are in Sennen Cove and the weather there is lovely blue skies with a breeze, I have held over because of strong winds in Talbenny. The Rosscarbery birds I will continue to monitor the weather and will up date accordingly.
The N.I.P.A. have held over in Rosscarbery due to strong winds , the wind has to come round into the north west later in the after noon, these winds will not recede till later which will be to late for a liberation ,so I have spoken to the weather meteorologist and she assures me that the wind will not be a problem tomorrow.
EDC Pilmore Classic – Weather conditions are unsuitable at present for a liberation from Pilmore Beach next update will be at 11.00am.
Weather conditions are improving but still not suitable for a liberation from Pilmore Beach next update will be at 1.00pm. The East Down Combine have held over in Pilmore Beach.
* Rosscarbery will race mark on Friday evening collection points times are on line .
The NIPA committee have by a majority vote decided to race the comeback race this week from Rosscarbery
The following are the times for collections at collection points for this weeks comeback race ;
Derry 5.00 Coleraine 6.00 Ballymoney 6.30 Cullybackey 7.00
Muckamore 6.00 Doagh 6.30 Larne 7.00 Carrick 7.45 Ligoniel 8.30
Coalisland 5.30 Loughgall 6.00 Portadown 6.30 Lurgan 7.15 Lisburn 8.00 Dromore 9.00
The East Down Combine Weather Committee have decided to delay Hampering until Friday night for a Sunday race from Talbenny.
Ulster Federation hampering Friday for Sunday lib Talbenny, usual pick up times apply.
Please call back for updates.