Clear win for Terry

Terry’s pigeon racing season gets off to a flying start

Terry Appleby turned in a fine performance with a clear win in Boston Central FC, while veterans Ted Attwater and his wife, were the winners in Boston and District FC.

Fastest bird on the day belonged to experienced fancier Karl Scholz, of Wainfleet, on a velocity of 1576 yards per minute.

Results:

Boston and District (10 members sent 178 birds): 1 Mr and Mrs E. Attwater 1527 ypm; 2 Gough and Reed 1501.273; 3 Hardy, Troops, Burt and Son 1501.135; 4 Mr and Mrs Attwater 1500; 5 Hardy, Troops, Burt and Son 1499; 6 Mr and Mrs Attwater 1492; 7 D. Brackenbury 1487; 8 and 9 Mr and Mrs R. Skinner 1476 and 1470.953; 10 Gough and Reed 1470.632; 11 Mr and Mrs R Skinner 1466.196; 12 Gough and Reed 1466.115.

Boston Central (9-220): 1 Appleby and Dtr 1545; 2 G. and C. Edwards 1529; 3 and 4 Upsall and Frost 1480 and 1479; 5 G. and C. Edwards 1455; 6 and 7 Marek Kula 1450 and 1446.865; 8 A. Kirkman 1446.291; 9 T. and C. Darrigan 1442; 10 A. Kirkman 1438; 11 Upsall and Frost 1434; 12 Appleby and Dtr 1432.