We are fast approaching March 01, 2018, the first day for receiving entries in our 2018 Blue Mountain OLR. If possible please give us a call telling us when you ship your birds so that we can be on the lookout for them. Birds are to be shipped to:
Summit Station, Pa. 17979
We are looking forward to receiving your birds and the start of our 2018 OLR.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The birds were released at 8:30AM. Clear sky light SW wind.
Results will be posted tonight.
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.
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.