April Sale

PHONE-IN SALE OF DISTANCE BLOODLINES FROM TOP LOFTS THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY

The following fanciers have kindly donated THEIR BEST to further the aims of this progressive racing pigeon club

Starts Saturday 15th April until 9pm Thursday 20th April

Lot 1. Nick Adshead of Selby. Final Bid £300 Nick has again donated something special to our sale. The youngbird will be from a full sister to Milly who won 2014 Saintes 555 miles, 1st North East 700 Mile Club, 2nd Section K NFC, 57th Open NFC, 2015 Tarbes 730 miles 1st North East 700 Mile Club, 1st. Sect. K NFC 16th Open NFC. The sire is a brother to 1st Nat. Cognac.

Lot 2. House of Aarden of Devon. Final Bid £160 Steve & Lesley Wright have kindly donated one August bred YB from their stockloft to the value of £250.

Lot 3. John Best & Son of Stockton. Final Bid £70 Two x 1st Section N & 2nd Section 14th Open NFC Fougeres Old Hens in 2016. Highest prizewinner in the Sportsman FC 2016. One youngbird from their stockloft. Sire son of Golden Gaby. Dam granddaughter of Euro Diamond.

Lot 4. Barrie Blackett of Butterknowle. Final Bid £100 Multiple Section K positions won.One YB from Barrie’s NEHU Clermont Queens Cup winner Jamie-Lee from 2011. Barry had a lot of success with his ace Blue Hen Jass in the Sportsman FC on several occasions including from Saintes 600+ miles, as well as 5 good Section K prizes. Birds the same way bred have won prizes at Toft Hill up to 500 miles.

Lot 5. M/M Bill Bowden of North Shields. Final Bid £50 A special youngster from their long distance stock. Bill won 18th Section K NFC Tarbes 2011 flying 817 miles. Plus many UNC Channel prizes. YB will be ready first week in May from Bill’s No1 stock pair. Sire winner of 1st Bourges. Dam bred by Kirkpatrick Bros. Closely related to their 1st UNC Bourges winner

Lot 6. Phil & William Curtis of York. Final Bid £200 Phil is the hard working Chairman of the NFC and won the Car in 2016 Tarbes race with his single entry William’s Boy which won 1st Section K, 7th Open Tarbes. One youngbird sire from Daughterof Litton Glory 1st Open NFC Tarbes when paired to De Rauw Sablon cock bred by Marshall & Sons, dam daughterof Annie 2nd Sect K Ancenis and a half sister of Williams Boy from a g/sonof Southfield Supreme and Perpignan 06. Annie is a G/daughterof Litton Glory. Top bred youngster

Lot 7. Driver, Dawson & Dawson of Greenside. Final Bid £70 The 3Ds wins in the Sportsman FC & the NFC have set a high standard for North East fanciers who want to have a go at national racing. They’re been highest prizewinners on several occasions in the Sportsman FC. From the Old Hens NFC Falaise 2014 they were 1st Section K 14th Open NFC. In 2016 they won 1st Section N NFC Fougeres. In 2012 they won 1st NEHU Open Bourges with Champion Clapper”. They stopped racing at the end of 2016, but retained a few select birds. One youngbird donated from this exceptional loft.

Lot 8. Final Bid £80. Foxwood Lofts of York have donated either a pair of stockbirds or two youngbirds from their stud, buyers choice.

Lot 9. Final Bid £55. Stan Hardingof Winlaton has pledged a youngbird from his stockloft which is full of top Jan Aarden & Brockamp bloodlines.

Lot 10. Maurice Jenkins of Cockfield. Final Bid £50 1st Sportsman FC Carentan, The choice of one youngbird from their stock loft.

Lot 11. I & D Maddison of Hartlepool. Final Bid £60 One youngster from their fantastic Planet Bros Van Loon stock.

Lot 12. Joe McGough of Lanchester. Final Bid £55 One youngbird from direct pair of Paul Stobbs stockbirds.

Lot 13. Bob McKie of Chopwell. Final Bid £90 G/child of The Driver 5th Open Fougeres 2015. The youngster’s Dam bred by Mark Sparey of Gwent her mother bred Rhiw Parc Relentless who was 151st Open,20th Sect. NFC Tarbes,10th Open WSRNFC in 2013,Tarbes 2014 48th Open 17th Sect. 3rd Open WSRNFC, Tarbes 2015 80th Open 6th Sect. NFC 1st Open WSRNFC. The best of Brian Denney lines Tuff Nutt, Maxi and Dark Jan

Lot 14. McSween & Sexton of Silksworth. Final Bid £110 2 YBs from any pair in the loft. 1st Section N NFC Coutance YB 2016. Pick your own/we can select.

Lot 15. Jim Nicholson of South Shields. Final Bid £60 1st & 2nd Fed Bourges 2014. First of two donated by Jim. Top drawer youngster from Jim’s channel team.

Lot 16. JPS Lofts. Final Bid £100 Any one Grandchild of any of the principle stock birds on the JPS Lofts website. What an offer from these national winning lofts!!

Lot 17. Ron & Nigel Dennett of Meden Vale. Final Bid £50 1st Section K 37th Open NFC Ancenis 2016. First youngbird of two donated by Ron & Nigel straight out of the stockloft. See their loft write up in this weeks BHW.

Lot 18. Dougie Henderson of Winlaton. Final Bid £70 1st NEHU Open Bourges winner, multiple Amal. and Fed winner. Class youngster promised by Dougie. Buyer can’t go wrong here.

Lot 19. Ron & Nigel Dennett of Meden Vale. Final Bid £50 1st Section K 37th Open NFC Ancenis 2016. Second youngbird of two donated by Ron & Nigel straight out of the stockloft. See their loft write up in this weeks BHW.

Lot 20. Stobbs Bros & Mosey of Consett. Final Bid £75 13 x 1st WDA — 2 X 1st, 2 x 2nd NEHU Open up to 36,000 birds competing. First youngbird of two donated from this highly successful Soontjen-based loft. Sire Classic Lad full brother to Bob’s Choice winner of 1st Club, 1st Fed. Thoresby Hall (115 miles) 1,452 birds 2008 1st Club, 1st Fed 1,108 birds 2nd WDA (Nine Feds) Rivenhall (230 miles) 5,108 birds 1st Club, 1st Fed, 1st WDA Clermont National (419 miles) 3,448 birds 2009 1st Club, 3rd Fed Billericay(243 miles) 958 birds 1st Club, 2nd Fed, 2nd WDA - 7,321 birds 7th NEHU Open Folkestone(285 miles) 36,790 birds 1st Club, 1st Fed. 1st WDA Clermont Nat. (419 miles) 1,667 birds. Dam Pat’s Choice winner of 1st. Club 1st. Fed. 1st. Section 1st. UNC 10,299 birds 7th. NEHU Open Clermont QC 13,961 birds Dist. 422 miles

Lot 21. Jeff Walton & Son of Coxhoe. Final Bid £50 One youngbird from their family of Nick Adshead & Peter Virtue long distance stock

Lot 22. Stobbs Bros & Mosey of Consett. Final Bid £80 13 x 1st WDA — 2 X 1st, 2 x 2nd NEHU Open up to 36,000 birds competing. Second youngbird from two donated from this highly successful Soontjen-based loft. Sire Classic Lad full brother to Bob’s Choice winner of 1st Club, 1st Fed. Thoresby Hall (115 miles) 1,452 birds 2008 1st Club, 1st Fed 1,108 birds 2nd WDA (Nine Feds) Rivenhall (230 miles) 5,108 birds 1st Club, 1st Fed, 1st WDA Clermont National (419 miles) 3,448 birds 2009 1st Club, 3rd Fed Billericay(243 miles) 958 birds 1st Club, 2nd Fed, 2nd WDA - 7,321 birds 7th NEHU Open Folkestone(285 miles) 36,790 birds 1st Club, 1st Fed. 1st WDA Clermont Nat. (419 miles) 1,667 birds. Dam Pat’s Choice winner of 1st. Club 1st. Fed. 1st. Section 1st. UNC 10,299 birds 7th. NEHU Open Clermont QC 13,961 birds Dist. 422 miles

Lot 23. Tom Williams of Kent. Final Bid £70 Tom is a crack distance flier who now concentrates on Tarbes with a small widowhood team of 12 cocks maximum. He has put up many cracking performances just check out his 2016 Tarbes results last season brilliant timing on the day to end up 3rd Open NFC. He promises a 3rd round youngster from the stockloft which contains the best of McSween & Sexton birds. It will be related to the outstanding Mr Reliable & a Son of Seagull. Absolute class this youngster

Lot 24. Barry & Peter Winter of Howden. Final Bid £850 One latebred 2016 Smokey Chequer Hen. Sire is from a full brother of Little Gem & daughter of Little Gem. Dam is from Little Gem & a daughter of New Laureaat. Little Gem winner of 1st Open NFC Tarbes 2013 2,945b, 728 miles, 14th Open NFC Tarbes 2012, 2,888b, 1st RPRA UK Long Distance Champion 2013.

Lot 25. Malcolm, Heslington & Jones of Wingate. Final Bid £30 Sire is a son of Snydale Prince winner of 2nd Section K 8th Open NFC Tarbes 4,066 birds 725 miles & a granddaughter of Champion Snydale Express 1st Section K 1st Open NFC Tarbes. Dam is a winner on the road as well as dam & G/dam of winners over the channel. She’s from our own family based on the Vandevelde, Busschaert & Wildenmeersch strains.

Lot 26. Barry & Peter Winter of Howden. Final Bid £350 One latebred 2016 Blue Chequer Cock . Sire is the full brother to the sire of Little Gem from a son of Jelle & Beauty. Dam full sister to Little Gem from Jet & the Wijnand Hen, line of Champion, Tafi & the Blue Van Oppen. Little Gem winner of 1st Open NFC Tarbes 2013 2,945b, 728 miles, 14th Open NFC Tarbes 2012 2,888b, 1st RPRA UK Long Distance Champion 2013.

Lot 27. Neil Bruce of Dunston. Final Bid £30 One youngbird from the channel stock loft

Lot 28. Tommy & Wayne Johnson of Newton Aycliffe. Final Bid £30 One youngbird from their stockloft. Sire is through Peter Virtue & Peter Allemeesch stock x our own Little Frankie” lines. Little Frankie won 1st Durham Combine, 2nd NEHU Open Clermont QC 7,400 birds.

Lot 29. Nelson, Hall, Ramm & Ptnrs of Bearpark. Final Bid £60 10x1st WDA, including twice in 2015 & once in 2016. A closely related family of Amal winners. One youngbird from this Top Amal winning loft.

Lot 30. Jim Nicholson of South Shields. Final Bid £60 1st & 2nd Fed Bourges 2014. Second YB of two donated by Jim. Top drawer youngster from Jim’s channel team.

Lot 31. M/M Ian Carter of Middlesborough. Final Bid £60 Two youngbirds. Sire is grandson of Turbain 69th Open Tarbes, 2nd lSCC Tarbes, 45th BICC Tarbes, 14th BICC Tarbes & sire of 35th BICC Barcelona 2015. Dam is grandaughter of Southfeild Supreme when paired to full sister of Nightflight sister to 1st NFC Saintes and 1st BICC national winner

All lots will start at £30 opening bid please. Phone-in Auction of Exceptional Quality Stock. Starts 9.30am Saturday 15th April until 9pm Thursday 20th April. Successful bidders will be notified by phone and details of payments taken. Then once payment is verified winning bidders must arrange collection or transport of birds. An update of bids will be put on sportsmanfc.com each evening by 10.00pm

To place a bid on lots 1 to 15 call John on 07955392127.
To place a bid on lots 16 to 31 call Jeff on 07966495952.


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