International winner double result hens: BDS/Blancke (Ruiselede, Belgium)
National winner The Netherlands yearlings: Batenburg-Van de Merwe (Klaaswaal)
International winner old birds: Dijk Gero (Ablasserdam, The Netherlands)
International winner yearlings: Bourdeaud'hui-Bracke (Waregem, Belgium)
First pigeon has arrived
Released at 09:00 CEST
Agen (int.) 2017 | 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 (int.) 2017 | 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.