SATURDAY marked the start of Federation racing, which involves clubs from Benalla, Shepparton, Finley, Echuca and Kyabram. The race was from West Wyalong, a distance of 328km and a total number of 264 birds competed.
First Club was Gary Beavis with a velocity of 1280 metres per minute. Gary was also placed third in Fed results.
Second Club was John Carroll with a velocity of 768 mpm. John was placed eighth in Fed results.
Third Club was Gary Rayner with a velocity of 736 mpm. Gary was placed ninth in Fed results.
This race was sponsored by Kendale Cleaning and the race is now known as the ‘‘Kendale Cup Race’’.
Many thanks to all our sponsors who make it happen for those involved in pigeon racing.