For the national long-distance race Souillac (700 km) 4,476 birds and 4,637 yearlings (a total of 9,113 pigeons) basketed. Start was on Saturday July 23, 2022 at 7.50 a.m. Weather at the start: slightly cloudy to fine, westerly wind, good visibility.
16,897 pigeons were basketed internationally for the long-distance royal race in Barcelona. Belgium participated with a total of 6,549 pigeons.
The preparations for the Bourges national race for youngsters at the end of July are already in full swing.
After three nights basket were totaled on Saturday 26 June 2022 in Issoudun (500 km). 20,500 pigeons (8,151 birds & 12,349 yearlings) started at 9:00 a.m. Weather at the high-low: high clouds, no wind, good visibility!