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Pigeon racers complete season

Horsham Racing Pigeon Club completed its 2019 race program with two races on a north line.

The McPhee family followed up from the previous week when they had success from King Island, with a win from Packsaddle, 680 airline kilometres from Horsham. In the other race, Graham Elbourne completed the season strongly with a victory from Tibooburra, an 813-kilomere flight.

Members entered 133 pigeons in the Packsaddle race and 84 in the Tibooburra race.  

Results – Packsaddle,  McPhee family, 744 metres a minute 1, Bruce Rentsch 623 2, Rob Nelson, 614 3; Tibooburra, Graham Elbourne 620 1, Charlie Guzman 592 2, Renn Williamson 358 3.

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