15/07/2019 - Barcelona is the blue ribbon race for the British International Championship Club as it is the longest race for all members. It is run in conjunction with the Barcelona International and this year 16,000b were liberated on the 5th July at 8:50am UK time.
17/06/2017 - John Chipperfield of Herne Bay was first open and first east section with a yearling on 1515mpm over 345 miles in the first race from Poitiers with the British International Championship Club. John's winner was a Jan Aarden containing Batenburg-van de Merwe bloodlines.
29/05/2017 - Four hundred and eleven members entered three thousand six hundred and sixty-seven pigeons into the first British International Championship Club race from Poiteirs. They were liberated at 07.45CEST into a light southerly wind. The following is a report on the provisional result based on members' verifications.
03/08/2016 - Seventy members sent two hundred and forty-three pigeons to the British International Championship Club race from Perpignan held in conjunction with the international. They were liberated at 07.15CEST. The following is a report on the provisional result based on members' verifications.
24/06/2016 - After a two day holdover the international convoy, including three hundred and ninety-one pigeons from the British International Championship Club, were released at Pau at 08.20CEST. There was heavy rain overnight and into the next day. The following is a report on the provisional result based on members' verifications.
05/08/2013 - Two hundred and fifty two UK birds, from seventy fanciers, were entered into the international race from Perpignan. They were liberated at 06.15am BST. The prevailing weather conditions throughout the route meant that once again the east section dominated the top ten.
20/07/2012 - Sixty five members of the British International Championship Club sent two hundred and eighty five pigeons to compete in the international race from St Vincent. The birds were held over on Sunday due to bad weather but were released at 6.00 hrs UK time on Monday.
28/06/2012 - John Chipperfield from Herne Bay in Kent was a sprint racing enthusiast until three years ago, when having won out of turn on the shorter races he decided to have a go at the distance. His results in the past two years have proved that he has what it takes to be a successful loft competing with the best of Europe in the internationals.
26/06/2012 - The BICC were racing in conjunction with the international birds from Pau. Three hundred and sixty eight British pigeons were sent to compete with the best of Europe. The convoy was liberated at 5.45 a.m. into light variable wind conditions that were initially west in Mid France and then more southerly as the birds approached England.