left Ulrich Luyke right HansMenke
A total of 8,618 pigeons were on the second Ruhr area flight on 19 July 20 from Osterhofen (500 km) at the beginning. Start was at 9.45 a.m. Weather on release: sun / cloud mix, good visibility, 16 degrees, slight south-easterly wind later on south-west.
This year the three provinces 256, 409 & 416 had joined together to form the new ones “Westphalia races” 2020.
There were 16,747 pigeons and 26,081 yearlings (42,848 pigeons in total) at the start. Elevation at 7.30 a.m.,
weather at the location: beautiful, windless, very good view. Home: northwest wind.