DATE: 22 September 2018
RACE: WESTERN CAPE CLASSIC from HOPETOWN
The biggest race in the Western Cape is the annual Western Cape Classic from Hopetown. The race took place on the 22nd of September and 13222 pigeons were released at 07:15. Allie Kotze clocked his blue pied hen NBH P17/048 at 14:50:17. Velocity 1337mpm. Distance 608km. She won 1st in the club and 8th in the Western Cape Classic.
The father of NBH P17/048 is a son of one of Allie's best breeders, the Kuwait Cock (bought on a SAMDPR auction). The mother is ZA 15/22685, one of Bertus's breeders and a daughter of JONGE RUDY (son of Gaby Vandenabeele's number one breeder RUDY) and BONTE BLIKSEM (daughter of BLIKSEM 781, full brother of Gaby Vandenabeele's RUDY). Various children of JONGE RUDY and BONTE BLIKSEM have bred 1st prize winners.