INFC Charity Show - Sat 03/12/22

It was in 1932 that His Majesty King George V presented a new cup to the Irish National Flying Club to be known as The King George V Challenge Cup and was to be awarded to the winner of the OB Grand National.

The 1932 Grand National race was flown from Les Sables at a distance of some 600 miles and the race was won by R Hawthorn from Ligoniel in North Belfast.This race was flown under IHU rules and it was not until 1948 that the Kings Cup was flown under IHU and RPRA rules.The race in 1948 was won by Sammy Robinson from Belfast.

The Irish National Flying Club have a six race programme for the 2020 season which enables its members to compete in the inland Nationals or over the channel at the very highest level. I hope you will enjoy using the website as it will be a source of information through out the season. Good luck to all members competing in this years Nationals. Ronnie Johnston Patron INFC.

The INFC has 2,100 members across Ireland. The 6 Race Programme includes the famous Kings Cup from France. Friendship Nat is also France, Ylr Nat Sennen Cove, YB Nat Penzance and OB and YB Nat from Skibbereen. Numerous other awards including Gold Medal, Hall of Fame Diploma, Triple Championship, Single Bird Challenge, 3 Bird Championship, Merit Awards etc. Results, Reports, Latest News etc. See Website http://www.irishnationalflyingclub.com or http://www.infc.co.uk
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willie reynolds
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INFC Charity Show - Sat 03/12/22

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Good news from Sam Briggs that the INFC Charity Show has been arranged for Lisburn Leisure Centre on Saturday 3rd December, Raffle tickets are with most clubs to be returned to Helen Marshall by 2nd December. Many trade stands have booked space. Full details of show classes later.

INFC Charity show to be held on the Saturday the 3rd December 2022 in Lagan Valley Leisure Plex Lisburn BT28 1LP. Show opens at 9 00am, with the sale of pigeons donated by many top fanciers sale at 4.00pm. Entrance fee is £5 sterling, with a draw for 2023 Young Birds. Please make sure you fill in the card and post at the raffle desk. The following stand holders that have confirmed, should anyone wish to have a stand phone Samuel at Tel: 07730 308402.

Oroory Hill Stud , Blue sky products, H Beattie & Son Bird & Pet food , Jeff Greenaway, D Smyth Benzing ETS System & Blue No1 , Pigeon Products Dublin, Tom Cairns Loft Products, Robert & June Kirkwood, Alan Bamford Top Flight, John Shields Loft Products, Dublin Vets, Frazer Feeds, Fred Russell NIPA Unikon Systems, Richard Donnelly Natural feeds, Harmony Loft Pigeons, RGG Donaldson Pigeons sale, Gary Jennings Blaris Lofts Pigeon sales, Maurice Weir Pigeon Sales, Laurence Hanson Pigeon Sales, Michael Feeney 32 County Distant Pigeon Racing, Bridge Centre Antrim, Fancy Pigeons Sales, Raffle Desk: Helen Marshall,

Stand Must be set up on Friday 2nd December from 3.30 pm Please let me know if you are coming after 7.30pm, Mobile number as above.
Show classes: Racing Pigeons Classes (2 IN 1) Through Wires & Handled.
Old Cocks, Old Hens, Young Cocks, Young Hens. All Birds Must be under 10 Years of Age
Best in Show, Best Opposite Sex, Best Young Bird. Racing Pigeon Entries on day of the show, Show Racers and Variety Pigeons to be Pre-Booked Contact Les Hope Mobile 07801203997

All show entries must penned from 9.00am until 10.30am, judging starts at 11.00am.
{All profits will go to charities} - {Main charity Macmillan Centre Ulster Hospital} Looking forward to seeing you all at the show. Thanks Samuel.
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