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A satisfying look back on the 2019 season for Davy Tournelle (Rummen, BE)

Davy Tournelle has been one of the men to beat in the national longer middle distance for a few years now. And the 2019 season has been another great success for the team from Rummen. The bloodlines of Tiesto, as well as of Torres and Tevez, have steadily provided this loft with many talented birds.

Results that speak for themselves

With 4 provincial victories (Blois, 2 x Issoudun and Montluçon), 1 interprovincial victory (Blois), 2 zonal wins (2 x Issoudun), as well as a national victory (Issoudun old birds) to his name, Davy Tournelle can look back on another fabulous season. Herer is a brief selection of his best results of 2019:

1st National Issoudun 8,263 pigeons (Miss Torres) - granddaughter Torres

6th National Issoudun 11,480 pigeons (Torres Bleu) - grandson Torres

7th National Montlucon 9,863 pigeons (Beauty Bleu) - granddaughter Tiesto

8th National Montlucon 9,863 pigeons (Lizy) Half sister 15th Nat. Ace Pigeon KBDB longer middle distance 2018

10th National Bourges 28,446 pigeons

13th National Montlucon 9,863 pigeons 

15th National Bourges 28,446 pigeons - grandson Torres

Provincial victories 2019

1st Prov. Issoudun olds

1st Prov. Issoudun yearlings

1st & 2nd Prov. Montlucon

1st Prov. Blois

National victories in the zone 2019

Issoudun with the olds and yearlings

The descendants of the (now) two iconic birds Tiesto and Torres were responsible for many great results again this season.


As always, the descendants of Tiesto are the key to success for Davy Tournelle


One of Tiesto's sons, Torres, has now developed into an invaluable breeder himself as well.

Miss Torres - BE17-2058221

This year's national victory from Issoudun old birds was won by Miss Torres, which, as her name suggests, is a granddaughter of the renowned Torres. And she is also inbred to her sire Tiesto.

Her palmares is quite impressive:

1st Nat. Zone B2 Issoudun / 1st Nat. - 8,248 pigeons
1st Nat. Zone B2 Argenton (548 km) - 2,901 pigeons
  3rd Nat. - 8,588 pigeons
2nd I.prov. Chevrainvillers - 3,118 pigeons
2nd Prov. Blois - 2,953 pigeons
17th Nat. Chateauroux - 4,641 pigeons
74th Nat. Argenton - 15,235 pigeons
65th Nat. Zone B2 Chateauroux - 3,752 pigeons
9th I.prov. Etampes - 5,830 pigeons

The pedigree of Miss Torres can be found here.

Torres Blue - BE18-2038330

Another grandson of TorresTorres Blue, was close to a stunt victory. He did win a 1st National in the zone but he had to settle for 6th National (of 11,465 pigeons), which is a more than decent result.

This is his palmares:

1st Nat. Zone B2 Issoudun (495 km) - 3,476 pigeons
  6th Nat. - 11,465 pigeons
3rd Nat. Zone B2 Tulle (644 km) - 1,790 pigeons
  136th Nat. - 7,155 pigeons
12th prov. Blois (461 km) - 3,050 pigeons
150th Nat. Zone Argenton (548 km) - 5,043 pigeons

Click here for the pedigree of Torres Blue.

And here are the full results from Issoudun:

National:

Issoudun (8,248 olds: 1-79-168-169-175-199-228-246-277-279-319-320-326-348-358-432-433-
                      500-502-511-524-576-584-597-623-666-677-701-773-... 
                      (43/59) including 29 per 10!

Issoudun (11,465 YLs:  6-38-49-98-101-102-108-139-215-236-242-328-376-431-437-463-471-
                       513-555-658-669-690-739-744-748-837-874-908-944-1004-1022-1092-... 
                       (45/71) including 32 per 10!

National Zone B2:

Issoudun (2,568 olds: 1-39-85-86-88-107-120-130-150-152-172-173-175-185-192-228-229-...(40/59)

Issoudun (3,476 YLs:  1-14-20-37-38-39-40-57-96-106-110-152-179-207-211-224-231-253-272-
                      309-313-326-...(41/71)

Special Lady - BE17-2058063

This double granddaughter of Torres claimed a coveted interprovincial victory from Blois with flair, beating 1,486 old birds. She was also the fastest of 4,666 competitors overall. She has an extensive palmares for 2018 and 2019:

1st I.prov. Blois (461 km) - 1,505 pigeons / fastest of 4,666 pigeons 2019
3rd Nat. Zone Chateauroux (519 km) - 3,764 pigeons 2018
    131st Nat. - 13,098 pigeons 2018
1st Soissons (206 km) - 447 pigeons 2018
13th prov. Chateauroux (519 km) - 1,304 pigeons 2019
    88. Nat. - 20,522 pigeons
15th Nat. Zone Argenton (548 km) - 3,487 pigeons
    79. Nat. - 15,235 pigeons
3rd Momignies (118 km) - 493 pigeons 2018
94th Nat. Bourges (468 km) - 8,978 pigeons 2018
107th Nat. Chateauroux (519 km) - 4,203 pigeons 2019
328th Nat. Chateauroux (519 km) - 27,081 pigeons 2018
etc.

 

 

Both the sire and the dam of Special Lady are direct youngsters of TorresClick here for the full pedigree.

And here we have the full results from Blois:

 15/06 - Blois Prov. 
 1,505 olds : 1-6-7-8-13-29-30-31-36-55-70-80-85-92-100-102-111-113-150-…
 3,161 YLs : 7-9-10-11-12-16-17-20-21-33-34-57-66-67-69-71-82-94-98-112-124-125-159-...

The following top ten prizes from Blois were won with descendants of Tiesto and Torres:

 6th Prov. Blois 1,505 olds,   BE16-2114203
 7th Prov. Blois 3,161 YLs,    BE18-2038206
 8th Prov. Blois 1,505 olds,   BE17-2058161
 9th Prov. Blois 3,161 YLs,    BE18-2038215
10th Prov. Blois 3,161 YLs,    BE18-2038268

 

Beauty Blue - BE16-2114083 & Lizy - BE17-2058219

Beauty Blue showed her potential in the demanding race from Montluçon on 6th of July, claiming a well deserved 1st provincial Montluçon of 708 pigeons. Her teammate Lizy made this race a complete success by finishing in second place.


Beauty Blue, 1st prov. Montluçon / 7th Nat.

 

 

Watch the video for a closer look at Beauty Blue.

Both these racing hens have an excellent palmares already.

Beauty Blue has won the following prizes so far:

1st prov. Montluçon (539 km) - 708 pigeons  2019
  7th Nat. - 9,857 pigeons 2019
19th Nat. Zone Bourges (468 km) - 2,266 pigeons 2018
  25th Nat. - 5,831 pigeons 2018
4th Soissons (205 km) - 540 pigeons 2018
25th Nat. Zone Argenton (548 km) - 1,850 pigeons 2018
  65th Nat. - 5,782 pigeons 2018
12th prov. Bourges (468 km) - 1,012 pigeons 2018
265th Nat. Chateauroux (519 km) - 20,522 pigeons 2019
475th Nat. Bourges (468 km) - 28,078 pigeons 2016
etc.

Beauty Blue is is a granddaughter of Tiesto. For the full pedigree, click here.

And Lizy is not too far behind. This is her list of achievements:

2nd prov. Montluçon (539 km) - 708 pigeons 2019
  8th Nat. - 9,857 pigeons
4th Soissons (205 km) - 642 pigeons
186th Nat. Bourges (468 km) - 8,978 pigeons 2018
278th Nat. Issoudun (495 km) - 8,248 pigeons 2019
459th Nat. Zone Bourges (468 km) - 6,582 pigeons 2019
17th Momignies (118 km) - 493 pigeons 2018
24th Fay-aux-Loges (397 km) - 541 pigeons 2018

For the full pedigree of Lizyclick here.

 

Meet Lizy, winner of a 2nd Prov. Montluçon 708 p.

We take a look at the full results from Montluçon at provincial level:

708 old birds: 1-2-4-10-11-34-35-36-37-51-59-63......12 x per 10 and 33/62
1063 yearlings: 3-21-22-27-32-50-67-69-78-84-88-91.....12 x per 10 and 29/70

A wealth of talent thanks to Tiesto & Torres & Co

This overview is just a selection of many of the great results from the 2019 season. Would you like to know more? Follow this link for a complete overview of all of Davy Tournelle's achievements in recent years.