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Piedmont Racing Pigeon Combine

Piedmont Racing Pigeon Combine

Annual show and auction and AU Zone meeting

Hosted by the Spartanburg County Open Club


Where: Super 8 Hotel, 100 Ellis Ferry Ave Gaffney, SC 29341(864) 489-1699

From I-85 take exit 92 (Hwy-11) toward Gaffney. Hotel will be mile on the left.

When: Saturday, January 12th 2008. Registration from 8:00am to 9:00am.

Judging starts at 10:00am.

Entries: Racing type pigeons only, NO SHOW TYPE BIRDS ALLOWED.

Entry fee: $3.00 per bird for entries post marked on or before December 31st, 2007.Entries received after this or at the door will be $4.00 per bird. No birds will registered after 9:30

Birds must be caged by 9:30am.

Schedule of events


6:00 am until 8:00 am Setup.

8:00 am until 9:00 am. Registration and setup

9:00 am until 10:00 am AU Zone meeting.

10:00 am until 1:00 pm Judging of show birds.

1:00 pm until 2:00 pm intermission for lunch and auction setup.

2:00 pm until 5:00 pm Auction


Due to the proximity of eating establishments in the area food will not be served. We will break for 1 hour lunch so you can get a bite to eat.



100 mile young hen 100 mile young cock

200 mile young hen 200 mile young cock

100 mile old hen 100 mile old cock

200 mile old hen 200 mile old cock

300 mile old hen 300 mile old cock

400 mile old hen 400 mile old cock

500 mile old hen 500 mile old cock


Note: To qualify for a mileage class, the entered bird must have been entered and flown in a race of at least the distance of the class entered.



only open to members of the piedmont combine

Unflown young hen unflown young cock

Unflown old hen unflown old cock



eyesign young hen eyesign young cock

eyesign old hen eyesign old cock


Judges: Steve Jenkins, Marion Cutler, George Clay, John Ciolek

Eye sign will be judged by Ed Harkey








Each class winner will receive a bag of feed. 1st 4 places in each class will be awarded ribbons.

Trophies to:

Best young hen Best young cock

Best old hen Best old cock

Best old bird . Best young bird

.Best in show

Above birds all from milage classes only.

Best unflown.

Best eyesign .


There will be several quality birds up for auction at this years auction. Please visit our website to view birds and pedigrees as they become available.

Some of the commitments we have for bird donations so far:

Bob Prisco

Steve Jenkins

Tom Beard

Fahy Robinson

Mike Brown

Frank McDonough

Dave Peterson

Lou Coletta

Bill Capuano

Charles Mathews


Brad Hogan


Crazy Al


Deniis Kuhn


Paul Walsh


Dale Martoglio


Richard Clark


Bob McCarty


LJ Meyers


Victor Berdnick





Alan Dyer


Jerry Rushing


John Sampson


Dennis Wienreich


Red Rose Loft


Donald Lowe


Cristian Buzila


Louis bernardone


Dave Knightes





There will more coming so come on out and see if you cant find the breeder you have been looking for.


Visit our website at to see updated list, photos and Pedigrees of donated birds.


Due to the proximity of local restaurants food will not be sold . We will have Coffee and Danish early.

There will be various raffles.


Attention Piedmont County combine members


This is your show, so come out and support the activities. Through this show we all gain. Please enter as many birds as you can and come out and enjoy everyones company.


For more information contact Mike Mckinney, 864-630-6137

Frank McDonough, 864-587-7630

L J Meyers, 864-457-4676