Invitation 2017


Participation in the OLR “International Nordseerennen Island Sylt 2017” requires a proper registration. The registration can only be done by a payment of the registration fee of 230,– € per pigeon.


After the transfer of the payment fee, you have to write a full notification to the following address:

  • by E-Mail to:

  • by post to:

Internationales Nordseerennen Insel Sylt
Gerhard Lücking
Alter Salzweg 33
32584 Löhne
phone; +40-5732-740967 or +49-174-3694445

The registration must contain the following information:

Name, first name, Teamname (if different to above names), Street, postcode, city, country, Telephone number and email

Payments are requested on the trust account of the Internationales Nordseerennen Insel Sylt:

IBAN DE 11 2179 1805 0000 1979 04


After receipt of payment and receipt of the written notification, each participant will receive a written confirmation.

Once the maximum capacity of 500 paid pigeons has been reached, the race is closed. The date on receipt of payment decisive.

Additional registrations will not be accepted.


The transportation of pigeons must be done in the period of 15 April to 30th. of April 2017 personal delivery or by animal Transport to one of the following collection Points:

  • Gerhard Lücking, Alter Salzweg 33, 32584 Löhne
  • or directly at the pigeon loft on Island Sylt in Wennigstedt-Braderup, Terpwai 14b, phone: +49-174-3694445

A prior telephone appointment is necessary.

All delivered pigeons should be sent with their ringcards/proof of ownership and a detailed pedigree.

Pigeons must be at least 35 days of age and proof that they have been vaccinated against paramycovirus (Newcastle disease) at least 14 days prior to delivery

A corresponding duly completed and signed certificate of vaccination from a veterinarian must be accompanied by the original.

All pigeons must be healthy when delivered and originate from lofts where all birds are healthy and no infectious disease is imminent. The participant must ahide to these rules after registering. Once registerred  and delivered the pigeons automatically become property of the organizer.

Training, Prize Race and Final Race

After the settling time and before the final race on

Thursday the 31th. of August 2017,

Training tosses as well as Price races will take place. Training tosses take ülace in July/August on a regular schedule according to the weather conditions.

Prize Races

Rendsburg 110 km

Bad Segeberg 167 km

Zarrentin 220 km

Final Race

31.08.2017 Nauen/Berlin ca. 400km


The organization expressly reserves the right to modify the race plan.

If on the 31th. of August the race is not possible the birds will be liberated at a later date when the weather conditions are more desirable.

Prizes 51.100 €

1. Preis 15.000,00 Euro
2. Preis 10.000,00 Euro
3. Preis    5.000,00 Euro
4. Preis    2.500,00 Euro
5. Preis    1.250,00 Euro
6. Preis    1.000,00 Euro
7. Preis      900,00 Euro
8. Preis      800,00 Euro
9. Preis      700,00 Euro
10. Preis      600,00 Euro
11. – 20. Preis je      200,00 Euro
21. – 30. Preis je      150,00 Euro
31. – 70. Preis je      100,00 Euro

ACE pigeon

1. Preis 1.500,– €
2. Preis 1.000,– €
3. Preis    500,– €

Prize for the best pigeon over 3 prize races and final – winningcriteria:prices / points

Prizemoney 1. – 3. Prizerace / each

1. Preis 500,– €
2. Preis 300,– €
3. Preis 150,– €


The races end when 25 percent of the awards were given, but no later than 1 week after the liberation. The cash prizes will be awarded independently thereof to the 7oth. place.

The prizes apply for 500 paid registered pigeons. If less pigeons are participating, the prize money will be adjusted in percentage.


All returned pigeons of the final race will be auctioned on an internet auction. From the auctioned pigeons the participant receives – after deducting auction expenses – 50% of the auction proceeds.


For lost pigeons, the registration fee will not be refunded.

Also no reserve pigeons can be delivered or participate. The organizer reserves the right to cancel all races. If the final race is canceled, the registration fee paid will be refunded, minus the costs already incurred. If other races canceled, there is no refund of the registration fees.

Final Determination

If any provision of this invitation of tender be or become invalid or should this tender contain a loophole, the validity of the invitation of tender shall remain unaffected.

The participant accepts the aforementioned terms with his registration and delivering of pigeons.

He expressly agrees that his data can be passed on to the successful bidder of the pigeon(s).

All terms are legally birding, the course of law is not possible


Internationales Nordseerennen Insel Sylt

Gerhard Lücking

Terpwai 14b

25996 Wenningstedt/Braderup