News and Updates
Nov-05-2017
REMAINING BIRDS

Please remember breeders have 30 days to claim their remaining birds. Breeders are responsible for the shipping and handling of these birsds. Cost is $60 for the first bird and $10 for each additional bird.

Any questions call Rich at 570-621-8923.

Nov-02-2017
FINAL RACE 350 MILES

The final race of the series was flown today. The results will be posted shortly. 

Congratulations to the winners!

Thanks to all of this year's entrants for supportingt the first year of the Blue Mountain One Loft Race. 

Hope to see all of you in our race again next race. Hopefully we will have more entrants in our second year and the race can continue to grow. 

Thanks again,

 Rich Fox

 

 

 

Oct-30-2017
FINAL RACE

Looks like the weather will be ok for the final race from Pulaski, Va. (343 miles) on Thursday 11/02/2017.

First place will receive 3000 points for this race. There will be 10 positions receiving points. In addition, 11th thru 15th will receive one free perch fee (one bird) in next year's race. Average speed will also receive points as follows, first 900 points and second 500 points.

Final race results will be posted on Thursday night. 

Good luck to all participants.

 

 

 

 

 

Oct-24-2017
FINAL RACE

Weather permitting, the final (350 mile) race will be flown on Thusday Nov.02. Anyone planning to attend to watch the arrivals on race day should call Rich @ 570-621-8923 and let him know.

Oct-23-2017
250 MILE RACE UPDATE 2

Only5 more birds have returned thus far today. Weather has not cooperated as it was mostly cloudy and foggy all day with ESE 12 winds. 

The results should be posted shortly.

Hopefully more birds will return tomorrow.Will advise again later in the week.

 

 

Oct-22-2017
250 MILE RACE UPDATE

Only 37 of 69 birds arrived home today. Not sure what happened as the first two birds averaged 47.5 mph. and the second drop of 10 to 12 birds arrived 4 minutes later.

We will wait until tomorrow evening to post the complete results. If anyone wants to know before tomorrow evening how their birds arrived feel free to call Rich at 570-621-8923.

 

 

 

 

 

Oct-22-2017
250 MILE RACE

The birds were released at 8:30AM. Clear sky light SW wind.

 

Results will be posted tonight.

 

Good luck!

Oct-21-2017
SHIPPING UPDATE

 

Shipped 69 birds for tomorrow's 250 mile race. 

One bird (0086 EMC IF 17)was not shipped due to returning late from 150. Owner agreed not to send if we felt not ready for race.

 

Oct-15-2017
FIRST RACE 161.730 MILES

 

Our first race was held today. Results will be posted shortly.  

Congratulations to the winners.

250 mile race will be flown next Sunday from Raphine, Va.

Oct-02-2017
100 MILE ACTIVATION RACE

Today is the 100 mile activation race. Birds were released at 10:10AM this morning. We will post the results this evening.

 

Please review the results and mail your activation check for your birds as soon as possible. We plan to have the 150 mile race on Sunday 10/15/17.

 

Activation fee is $150/bird.

 

 

 

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