The first cross channel race was flown from Talbenny in South Wales last Sunday 22nd May, just over 11,300 NIPA birds were released at 7.30am in a Lt Westerly wind. Another excellent result with the overall 1st Open winners S & G Smyth of Cookstown doing velocity 1423, this loft has been up at the top of Sect A all season and a very well deserved 1st Open NIPA.
NIPA Open Talbenny (1) 734/11,384
1-1A G & S Smith Cookstown 1423, 2-1G M Duggan & Son Donacloney 1414, 3-1E D Calvin Bondhill 1413, 4-2E D Calvin 1413, 5-3E D Calvin 1412, 6-2G Donnelly Bros Newry City 1412, 7-1B J & M Milliken Rasharkin 1410, 8-2B J Simpson Broughshane 1410, 9-4E R Williamson Bondhill 1410, 10-3G Lyons & Kennedy Hills & Maze 1410, 11-2A S Hughes Coalisland 1403, 12-1C A & N Lewis Doagh & Dist 1402, 13-2C D & J Campbell Eastway 1401, 14-4G S Ogle Drumnavaddy 1399, 15-5E S Craig Edgarstown 1397, 16-6E G Buckley & Son Annaghmore 1396, 17-7E T McClean Annaghmore 1392, 18-8E T McClean 1391, 19-9E T & A Ford 1390, 20-3B M/M Robinson Ahoghill 1389.
NIPA Open & Sect Result click here! 1st Talbenny 22nd May 2016
NIPA Club results click here! 1st-Talbenny-club-results-22nd-May-2016
Race report by HOMER click here!