SUNDAY 25 OCTOBER BIRDS LIBERATED 9.30AM

YOUNG BIRD RACE FINAL
PRIZE POT = €30,000
WINNERS - 'BLACKBURN LADS' CONGRATULATIONS!!€15,000 1ST PRIZE!!

Welcome to the most unique one loft race experience in the world!
PRIZE MONEY
year 1 - €80,000!
year 2 - €90,000!!
year 3 - €100,000!!!
*WITH 500 activated pigeons each year

 

THE RACE 

3 CHANCES TO WIN BIG PRIZE MONEY OVER 3 YEARS OF RACING

CULMINATING IN THE CHANCE TO WIN THE BARCELONA INTERNATIONAL RACE – 

THE GREATEST PIGEON RACE ON EARTH!

 

Can your pigeons become the first to win the coveted Barcelona International Race in the United Kingdom? An achievement that has NEVER been accomplished before!

Are you the participant that will write their name into the history books?

A chance to win 6 titles;

1st Barcelona International One Loft Race – Young Bird Race (€30,000 1st prize)
1st Barcelona International One Loft Race – Yearling Race (€40,000 1st prize)
1st Barcelona International One Loft Race – Barcelona Final (€50,000 1st prize)

1st Ace Pigeon all 3 final races combined (€10,000 1st prize)

 

With the possibility of winning…

1st UK National Barcelona 

British International Championship Club (B.I.C.C)

 And the chance to win the ultimate prize…

1st INTERNATIONAL BARCELONA!!! 

*A 7th title of 1st Int Nat Barcelona Hens is also available!
 

 How does it work?

YEAR 1 YOUNG BIRD RACE

  • Participants can enter a team of 4 young birds for an initial cost of €250 – 1 Active and 3 Reserve Pigeons
  •  Should the main pigeon be lost at any time then pigeon 2 will become the main pigeon (and so on)
  • Young birds will be trained to the south coast of England and will compete in a young bird final race from Boves, Northern France
  • Distance will be approximately 220 Miles / 354 km for the final race in year 1 (TBC) (RPRA Licence No.EM13)
  • The race will take place in last week August/ first week September
  • In the build up to the final race, participants can activate their remaining pigeons in their team to compete for prize money
  • Should participants not wish to activate their birds then these will be offered to the public to enter shortly before the race.

Prize Money for the Young Bird Race will be set at €80,000 

With a minimum 500 Activated Pigeons

(Prize Money will be restructured if the number of competing pigeons is less than 500)

1st Prize – €30,000!!

2nd Prize – €15,000

3rd Prize €10,000 

4th- €8000    5th – €6000    6th – €4000    7th – €3000    

8th – €2000    9th – €1500    10th – €500    

 How does it work?

YEAR 2 YEARLING RACE

  • Pigeons that successfully complete year 1 will go on to compete in year 2 and pigeon 1 must be reactivated for €250
  •  Should the main pigeon be lost at any time then pigeon 2 will become the main pigeon (and so on)
  • Yearling birds will be trained to the south coast of England and will compete in a yearling final race from Bourges, France
  • Distance will be approximately 400 Miles / 643 km for the final race in year 2 (TBC)(RPRA Licence No.EM14)
  • The race will take place in the last week in May/first week in June 
  • In the build up to the final race, participants can activate their remaining pigeons in their team to compete for prize money
  • Should participants not wish to activate their birds then these will be offered to the public to enter shortly before the race.

Prize Money for the Yearling Race 
will be set at €90,000 

With a minimum 500 Activated Pigeons

(Prize Money will be restructured if the number of competing pigeons is less than 500)

1st Prize – €40,000!!
2nd Prize – €15,000
3rd Prize €10,000

4th- €8000    5th – €6000    6th – €4000    7th – €3000    
8th – €2000    9th – €1500    10th – €50

YEAR 3 THE BARCELONA INTERNATIONAL RACE!

How does it work?

  • Pigeons that successfully complete year 2 will go on to compete in year 3 and pigeon 1 must be reactivated for €250 to be eligible to compete for prize money
  •  Should the main pigeon be lost at any time then pigeon 2 will become the main pigeon (and so on)
  • 2 YEAR OLD birds will be trained to the south coast of England AND across the channel twice in preparation for the BARCELONA INTERNATIONAL RACE
  • Distance will be 795 MILES / 1279KM km (to be verified) for this grand final of the BARCELONA ONE LOFT RACE
  • (RPRA Licence No.EM15)
  • In the build up to the final race, participants can activate their remaining pigeons in their team at €250 each to compete for prize money
  • Should participants not wish to activate their birds then these will be offered to the public to enter shortly before the race at €250 each

Prize Money for the BARCELONA INTERNATIONAL ONE LOFT RACE will be set at

€100,000 

With a minimum 500 Activated Pigeons

(Prize Money will be restructured if the number of competing pigeons is less than 500)

1st Prize – €50,000!

2nd Prize – €15,000

3rd Prize €10,000

4th- €8000    5th – €6000    6th – €4000    7th – €3000    

8th – €2000    9th – €1500    10th – €500

 

ACE PIGEON AWARD FOR ALL THREE FINAL RACES COMBINED

1ST-£10,000  2ND-£5000   3RD-£2500   4TH-£1500   5TH-£1000  6TH-£750

7TH  8TH  9TH & 10TH ONE FREE ENTRY (MAIN BIRD) FOR FOLLOWING YEAR YOUNG BIRD RACE*

(*REMAINDER OF 4 BIRD TEAM WILL REQUIRE ACTIVATION AS PER RULES

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