Pigeon & Loft - Racing

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(06/03/2013) Patience at the long distance

One of the basic principles of long distance racing is that you need a lot of patience. There are different long distance breeds that will only perform well as a yearling or at the age of two so it is essential that you allow your pigeons time to develop and to gain the necessary experience.

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(09/02/2013) Fanciers can make money instantly ... and avoid numerous problems in the future - Part III

If you still have doubts about the usefulness of throat examination you should go and take a look at the pigeons in the loft of a very successful fancier and check their throats. After that you should also check the throats of less successful pigeons.

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(08/02/2013) Pierre Dordin (Harnes, FR) studied the influence of location, wind and mass on the results - Part III

In the third and final part of this article, Pierre Dordin draws some conclusions from his study.

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(07/02/2013) Pierre Dordin (Harnes, FR) studied the influence of location, wind and mass on the results – part II

A good friend of Dordin was so kind to show me two of Dordin’s notebooks, which include reports, interpretations, commentaries etc. of the studies conducted in the races from Morcenx (8 July ’50), Angouleme (26 June ’51) and Libourne (5 July ’52).

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(05/02/2013) Pierre Dordin (Harnes, FR) studied the influence of location, wind and deviation from flight route on the results – Part I

In the middle of the previous century the pharmacist Pierre Dordin conducted a study into the influence of location, crosswind, deviation from the flight line, the disadvantage of short distance flights etc.

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(04/02/2013) 幼鸽的教乖和管理

赛鸽的教乖在断乳的同时便要开始,从这时起幼鸽要开始学习自理能力,断乳可以在21天至28天之间进行。

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(04/02/2013) Fanciers can make money instantly... and avoid numerous problems in the future – Part II

During and shortly after the Second World War people in general and fanciers in particular were not really interested in pre-war theories, methods and systems used in pigeon racing; they had other priorities at that time.

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(01/02/2013) Different methods of racing pigeons

Fanciers have, over the years, developed different methods of racing pigeons, each having as its main objective the improved performance of their pigeons.

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(26/01/2013) Fanciers can make money in an instant... and avoid numerous problems in the future – Part I

The famous movie Gone with the wind and Salmon Rushdie’s Satanic Verses were considered milestones in the world of cinema and literature. One of the milestones in pigeon racing was the publishing of the book, The full secret about the knowledge of carrier and home pigeons (Het volmaakte geheim in zake kennis van Reis- en Kweekduiven in Dutch) by F. Linden in 1925, which had quite an impact.

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(17/01/2013) The superiority of Flemish fanciers, as recorded in 1951: how much has changed?

In 1951 the fanciers from West Flanders were simply unbeatable. Never before have the fanciers from around the coast been so dominant as today. Is this still the case today? And if so, why? For one thing, the release sites were almost the same as today.

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(25/06/2012) 巴塞罗那,烽烟又起!

今年的巴塞罗那国际赛计划于7月6日星期五开笼放飞。这项经典赛事每年都是鸽友们谈论的焦点,在这项天空中的马拉松赛事中获胜的鸽子毫无疑问会获得鸽友们的最高评价。

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(25/06/2012) About liars and ... overdosing!

It is sometimes amazing what a fancier tries to make us believe when we are visiting his lofts to make a report or when we make a casual visit. How many times have we heard fanciers claim that their pigeons live on a diet of water and seeds?

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(04/06/2012) Summer youngsters: a blessing for the patient fancier

Most fanciers are not fond of breeding pigeons in summer: they breed two or maybe three rounds from their loft without paying much attention to it and that is it.

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(11/05/2012) 英国的赛鸽运动

英国的赛事由数个鸽会来组织,最主要的一个当属英国皇家赛鸽协会,英女王是其资助者。女王还在桑德琳汉姆庄园(Sandringham Estate)有一座皇家鸽舍。

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(31/03/2012) Flying with hens is not simple

Hens can compete against widowers in the most demanding long distance races. Victor Eerdekens from Limburg proved that in a tough Pau. He won 2nd National from a distance of 971 km. (600 miles).

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(28/12/2010) GPS测试结果显示赛鸽随群而飞 ~

鸽子身上携带的小型跟踪设备显示赛鸽会根据鸽群中领头的鸽子提供的方向迅速地调整飞行方向。