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INFC Triple Crown Award – by Irish Rover 03/05/13

INFC Triple Crown – The INFC have an outstanding record of introducing the type of award that lets the individual pigeon come to the fore. The Hall of Fame Diploma has now been on the race


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INFC Single Bird Challenge –

INFC Single Bird Challenge – Much Coveted Trophy In 2003 the Irish National Flying Club introduced into their race programme a very special award to be known as the Single Bird Challenge writes Irish Rover. The


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The awards for the 2012 racing season were presented in the local clubrooms on Good Friday March 29, Chairman Tom Young welcomed most of the members and friends. Following the Buffet and soft drinks he congratulated


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Belshaw & Anderson, Derriaghy – 29/03/13

When I first became involved with the Irish National Flying Club the partnership of Belshaw & Anderson Derriaghy was the partnership that scored on a regular basis from the National races. I had a good chat


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Coleraine Premier HPS recently presented the awards for the 2012 racing season at a recent function in the local clubrooms. Long-time member Anthony McDonnell, a former NIPA President and Kings Cup winner presented the awards. Major


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Larne & District one of the largest clubs in the NIPA held the presentation of awards in their own clubrooms at Glenarm Road. President Owen Donnelly and his wife Nancy presented the awards won in in


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Secretary Simon Millar recently supplied me with the club prize list for the 2012 racing season, he is to take a season or two out and may move house. Since starting to race on his own


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Kevin Henderson, Lurgan Social Kevin Henderson is another dedicated worker for the sport, a Committee Member of the NIPA Sect E he has been for a number of years the Centre Manager in the Lurgan Centre


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Derry & Dist 1st Prize Night – Time once again to dust off the laptop and get back to putting a few articles together. With the new season upon us, the weather is really poor at


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MAC Bird of the Year 2012 –

Something which may have gone unnoticed was the fact that W & J Smyth from Ballymena & District HPS had Mid Antrim Combine Bird of the Year in 2012 and that their Champion Ken-Aird Boy also


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NIPA – France Gold Diploma

NIPA French Diploma Awards – Highly Prized The NIPA French Diploma Awards were introduced around 20 years ago and in that time just a small number of birds have achieved repeated success at the distance. The


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Bingham & Seaton, Ligoniel 15/03/13

One of the top winning lofts in Northern Ireland during the 2012 season was Bingham & Seaton of Ligoniel. This partnership fly in East Antrim Section C as members of the NIPA. 2012 saw them finish


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We have set up a new design for 1st Open NIPA winners, hope you like it. If you wish to have bird photos taken contact Homer. Tel: 07438 238364. See the Picture Parade in the Latest


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Ron Williamson, Bondhill

Ron Williamson, Bondhill – Yet again a major winner in the NIPA with most cups and trophies, plus Sect E Fancier of the Year. NIPA Awards for 2012 NIPA Fancier of the Year 2012


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NIPA Ladies Night

NIPA Ladies Night  – Winner of St Malo Maurice Wilkinson with Herbie Boyd (l) and Neil Frazer (r). The cups are News of the World, McComb and Pigeonportal.com for the Premier OB National.   Click here to


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