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Agen (int.) 2017

International winner double result hens: BDS/Blancke (Ruiselede, Belgium)
The International winner from Agen in the category "double result hens" is BDS/Blancke (Ruiselede, Belgium).
The pigeon was clocked on Tuesday at 18:25:40 CEST after a race of 787.942 km, achieving an average velocity of 1149.16 m/min.


National winner The Netherlands yearlings: Batenburg-Van de Merwe (Klaaswaal)
The National winner The Netherlands from Agen in the category "yearlings" is Batenburg-Van de Merwe (Klaaswaal).
The pigeon was clocked on Tuesday at 20:06:59 CEST after a race of 888.885 km, achieving an average velocity of 1129.48 m/min.


International winner old birds: Dijk Gero (Ablasserdam, The Netherlands)
The International winner from Agen in the category "old birds" is Dijk Gero (Ablasserdam, The Netherlands).
The pigeon was clocked on Tuesday at 19:54:02 CEST after a race of 904.903 km, achieving an average velocity of 1169.07 m/min.


National winner England old birds: Hall F & Daughters (Worthing)
The National winner England from Agen in the category "old birds" is Hall F & Daughters (Worthing).
The pigeon was clocked on Tuesday at 18:17:15 CEST after a race of 743.773 km, achieving an average velocity of 1098.23 m/min.


National winner Germany old birds: Speen Herbert (Immerath)
The National winner Germany from Agen in the category "old birds" is Speen Herbert (Immerath).
The pigeon was clocked on Tuesday at 20:34:15 CEST after a race of 875.709 km, achieving an average velocity of 1075.48 m/min.


International winner yearlings: Bourdeaud'hui-Bracke (Waregem, Belgium)
The International winner from Agen in the category "yearlings" is Bourdeaud'hui-Bracke (Waregem, Belgium).
The pigeon was clocked on Tuesday at 18:20:22 CEST after a race of 773.197 km, achieving an average velocity of 1136.44 m/min.


National winner Belgium old birds: BDS/Blancke (Ruiselede)
The National winner Belgium from Agen in the category "old birds" is BDS/Blancke (Ruiselede).
The pigeon was clocked on Tuesday at 18:25:40 CEST after a race of 787.942 km, achieving an average velocity of 1149.16 m/min.


First pigeon has arrived
The first arrival has just been added on PIPA.
Click on "Radar" to check out the location. An overview of all arrivals can be found under "Live Results".
Released at 07:00 CEST
Weather conditions during liberation: blue sky, no wind, clear

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..
Weather maps
Weather expectations: cloudy, light wind, sunny, east wind

Delayed till tomorrow

Despite earlier confirmation that the Agen race would take place today, the organisation has decided to postpone the race till tomorrow. "It has started to rain in Brive, about 150 km north of Agen and located along the line of flight," Mr Wauthier, president of Bordeaux-Télévie, explains.

Agen will be liberated before noon

Mr Gilbert Wauthier, who is the president of Bordeaux-Télévie, the organiser of Agen, has confirmed that the birds will be liberated in Agen before noon. "The weather along the line of flight is good but there was still some rain in Agen this morning. We are waiting for the skies to clear up and will then liberate the birds as soon as possible", Mr Wauthier says.

Weather maps
Weather expectations: heavy clouds, light to moderate wind, sunny intervals, west-southwest wind

Delayed till tomorrow

The international race from Agen has again been delayed till tomorrow. Weather on the liberation site: overcast, good visibility, light southwest wind.

Weather maps
Weather expectations: cloudy, heavy clouds, moderate wind, west-northwest wind

Delayed till tomorrow

Due to bad weather conditions, the race will be delayed till tomorrow

Weather maps
Weather expectations: cloudy, fairly strong wind, rainy, north-northwest wind

Delayed till tomorrow

The international race from Agen has been postponed till tomorrow. The weather at the liberation site was overcast with fairly good visibility and a moderate west wind.

Weather maps
Weather expectations: heavy clouds, rainy, showers, strong wind, southwest wind

Number of birds

25,328 birds will race home from Agen this weekend. Last year, 20,869 birds were basketed for the international race.

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Comments

De duiven blijven staan tot maandag.

Met vriendelijke groet,
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I hope that the delay will not impact on the pigeons' performance

Alle winnaars van harte gefeliciteerd !!