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Chateauroux II 2023

  • Organiser: KBDB - RFCB
  • Categories: Old birds, Youngsters
  • Basketting date: 07/09/2023
  • Liberation date: 09/09/2023
  • Coordinates:
    46°49'18" / 01°41'46"
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National winner Belgium Youngsters: Leutenez Eddy & Maarten (Ruien)

The National winner Belgium from Chateauroux II 2023 in the category "Youngsters" is Leutenez Eddy & Maarten (Ruien).
The pigeon was clocked on Saturday at 12:58 CEST after a race of 458.178 km, achieving an average velocity of 1535.45 m/min.

National winner Belgium Old birds: Team Hooymans WVL (Desselgem)

The National winner Belgium from Chateauroux II 2023 in the category "Old birds" is Team Hooymans WVL (Desselgem).
The pigeon was clocked on Saturday at 13:06 CEST after a race of 468.396 km, achieving an average velocity of 1527.79 m/min.

First pigeon has arrived

The first arrival has just been added on the KBDB-Online website.

Video release Chateauroux II

Pigeons escaped, club Ruiselede taken out of the race

This morning around 7am some pigeons escaped from the baskets at the release point in Chateauroux. After checking, 17 pigeons appeared to have escaped from a basket of club 'De Zwaluw' from Ruiselede. It was then decided to withdraw all pigeons from this club. A regrettable incident on the last national race of the season.

Released at 08:00 CEST

Weather conditions during liberation: blue sky, light wind, no wind, south-southeast wind, good visibility

Number of pigeons

A total of 16,537 pigeons were basketed for the last national race of the season 2023: Chateauroux II, 14,183 young and 2,354 old birds. Last year, a total of 19,017 pigeons were basketed.