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One Loft Race Stats – WEEK 3

October 17, 2017
One Loft Race Stats – WEEK 3

  OLR WEEK #3 Week #3 of tracking One Loft Race Stats Project is moving right along.  We’re striving to update the stats weekly and you will see races and breeders move up and down the rankings as more data and races become relevant.  Some races are just starting and some have ended and...

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Belgian Trip 2017 – Day Two

October 15, 2017
Belgian Trip 2017 – Day Two

Op de Beeck-Baetens Jelle and I closed Day One out with a visit to Willy, Eddy, and David Op de Beeck-Baetens in Putte, Belgium. This tandem is no stranger to the winner’s circle having raced from this same location for four generations starting with David’s great-grandfather Jules Op De Beeck. In 2009 they won 1st...

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Turk Brand Syndicate Wins 2017 Omaha Grain Belt Classic

October 10, 2017
Turk Brand Syndicate Wins 2017 Omaha Grain Belt Classic

Turk Brand Syndicate has been a rising star in the field of One Loft Racing and once again they made the roses by winning the 2017 Omaha Grain Belt Classic with their hen “Omaha Queen.” Caner Uyar and Chad Blocklinger’s winning hen’s sire is a cross between Bart van Oeckel and Bart Geerinckx bloodlines and...

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Belgium Trip 2017 – Day One

October 9, 2017
Belgium Trip 2017 – Day One

My friend Ulrich Lemmens invited me to visit him in Belgium once his new home and lofts were completed so when he told me he his house warming party was going to be Saturday September 25th I booked my ticket. I arrived at the Brussels airport at 9:30 am, Belgium is 6 hours ahead...

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MELLINGER & MCKNIGHT Auctions Starting in October

October 8, 2017
MELLINGER & MCKNIGHT Auctions Starting in October

Starting the month of October we will auction 5+ birds each week on the always successful I-pigeon website.  Young will be available from the best of our stock birds domestic and imported proven breeders. As I prepare for this auction I think of all the old and new fanciers I’ve had the pleasure to...

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One Loft Race Stats – WEEK 2

October 6, 2017
One Loft Race Stats – WEEK 2

OLR Stats Week #2 Things are starting to roll now and Week #2 of tracking One Loft Race Stats Project is moving right along.  Just like in all sports that track stats, as the season progresses the stats will become more meaningful and the best results will become known.  We’re striving to update the...

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