Bourges I 2012

  • Organiser: BU-UB
  • Categories: Old birds, Yearlings
  • Basketting date: 24/05/2012
  • Liberation date: 26/05/2012
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Last year they won the national race from Châteauroux (old birds), now the Gaie Brothers win Bourges national in the category yearlings.

Last year they won the national race from Châteauroux (old birds), now the Gaie Brothers win Bourges national in the category yearlings. Their pigeon achieved an average velocity of 1221.43 m/min.

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The National winner Belgium from Bourges I in the category "old birds" is Casaert Maurice & Grégory (Néchin).
The pigeon was clocked on Saturday at 13:07:21 CEST after a race of 401.96 km, achieving an average velocity of 1227.92 m/min.

Maurice and Grégory Casaert win the national race from Bourges in the category old birds with 1227.92 m/min. Their pigeon is also the fastest one in the race.

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Weather conditions during liberation: high clouds, light wind, sunny, very nice, east wind, very good visibility

If you wish to follow the race live, you can go to the tab "Live Results" where you will see a list of all early arrivals added on PIPA. Under "Live Results", you can click on "Radar" if you wish to see the location of the arrivals..
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This year 37,444 pigeons (20,577 old birds and 16,867 yearlings) will fly home from Bourges. Compared to last year, this is a drop by 7,612 birds. In 2011, 24,419 old birds and 20,637 yearlings were released at Bourges.

Click here for more info on the number of pigeons for Bourges for this year and for the previous years.

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Weather expectations: sunny, warm, east wind, east-northeast wind