The 3rd. HOT SPOT was liberated 14th.of August in Lützow with a distance of 233 km
to the lofts on Sylt.
454 pigeons started their way home at 7:30am in sunny weather, 13 degrees and
no wind at Liberation Point. During their way home wind was coming up from different
directions, started with North/East to East/South East.
But these difficult wind changes were no Problem for the birds:
With a velocity of 1359,252 m/min the winning pigeon arrived at the lofts:
At 10:22:33,62 “Brigitte” (06332-17-788) Team Germany/Girls United,
bred by Heiko Siekmann won 500,–€ prizemoney on Pos. 1!
Just 3m slower 2nd. prize for 07196-17-862 Team Germany Dr. Angela Targatz
was happy to win 300,–€!
On Pos.3 the southafrican bird ZA-17-47221 Team Namibia bred by Werner Waldow (150,–€ prizemoney)
Congratulation to the winners!
Updated loftlist by 15.8.17 online menuoption: participants
The 2nd HOT SPOT race took place on 7th of August from Liberation
Point Struvenhütten, 163 km.
488 pigeons started at 07:15 am, lightly cloudy, 15 degrees, wind
None at liberation Point, but growed up from south/east.
The winning pigeon could be clocked already with a velocity of
1.495,447 m/min. at 09:04:08,61
1st winner 06803-17-464 SG Näder – Heinz (500,–€)
2nd winner 03200-17-680 Die Dekadenten 09:04:14,19 (300,–€)
3rd winner 05536-17-107 Team Germany Altmiks/Soudy 09:04:14,64 (150,–€)
Congratulation to the winners!
Updated loftlist 08.08.17 online – menuoption: participants
On 2nd. of august at 08:15 530 pigeons were liberated from Rendsburg 110 km.
Weather at liberation point:
sunny, partly cloudy, light wind from South-West, 17 degrees
The pigeons started as one group immediately in direction Sylt.
Winner of the 1st. HOT SPOT:
- 09:44:32:32 PL-17-0262-11713 Greg Team, Poland (500,–€)
- 09:44:35:13 05536-17-109 Hossein Soudy (300,–€)
- 09:44:38:35 00327-17-811 Team Sterkrade (150,–€)
On friday 21. July the 2nd. official trainingsrace across the open sea took part from Schafflund (60km).
weather at liberation point: sunny, partly cloudy, wind 2-3 direction west, 17 degrees
pigeons liberated at 7:30
They started immediately in direction Sylt.
At 8:26 the first pigeon was clocked, in 2 minutes 146 pigeons, in 3 minutes 282 pigeons,
at all 533 of 547 basketed pigeons were back.
the updated loftlist you can find under menuoption “participants” > loftlist
Liberation Point: Schafflund (60 km)
Liberation time: 07:30
Weather condition at Liberation Point:
sunny, partly cloudy, light wind from south-west, 16 degrees
Pigeons started immediately in direction Sylt.
At 8:24;25,93 the first pigeon 09683-17-692 started for Team
Germany “Girls United” (bred by R. Marien) was clocked.
2nd pigeon 04323-17-28 owner Peter & Bianka Kocks (bred by
on Pos. 3 pigeon PL-17-0262-11713 bred by Greg Team Poland.
In 1 Minute 45 pigeons were clocked, in 2 minutes 92 pigeons.
In 5 minutes 150 pigeons.
Until 9am 506 pigeons were back in the lofts.
Until 5:08pm 536 pigeons were back.
Following pigeons were not basketed because of an injury:
08922-17-142, 0441-17-130, 01882-17-1321 and RO-17-5092654
At all an amazing Performance of the pigeons for the 1st time
across the open sea!
The actual loftlist you can find now under Menueoption
> Participants > loftlist 06. 07. 2017 > download Excel file
Many thanks to Ingo Zager who created this list!!