North Coast Birds romp home from Roscrea

John and Mark Milliken who were first Rasharkin & District from Tullamore.
John and Mark Milliken who were first Rasharkin & District from Tullamore.

Club winners filled the top two places in the recent race from Roscrea, Trevor McDonald was best doing velocity 1721.

T & J McDonald had the Card of the Day with the top three positions in the Coleraine Premier.

Sammy Thompson was next best his Cheq Pied cock giving him his first win in the Windsor Social and also collecting the pools. Danny Dixon from Dunloy had the early bird from Roscrea winning 1st MAC, 1st Sect B & 53rd Open NIPA with 21,391 birds competing.

Coleraine Triangle Roscrea - T & J McDonald 1721 Coleraine Prem , S Thompson Windsor Soc 1711, T & J McDonald 1693, T & J McDonald 1693, Hanson & Harpur Coleraine Prem 1680, R McAlary Coleraine Prem 1677, T & J McDonald 1674, T & J McDonald 1674, T & J McDonald 1667, J L Madden Coleraine Prem 1657, J L Madden 1645, J L Madden 1645, Hanson & Harpur 1641, R & J Parke Windsor Soc 1641, Hanson & Harpur 1641.

Coleraine & Ballymoney Area Clubs Roscrea –

Ballymoney HPS 14/345 – D Dixon 1784, J Connolly 1759, D Dixon 1699, S Laverty 1698, J Hutchinson & Son 1663, 161, J Connolly 1656, S Laverty 1646, D Devenney 1589, 1588. Danny wins Roscrea to make it three out of four wins in the club. His winning Black Pied cock is one of his fast Lambrechts.

Rasharkin & District 12/310 – Steele & McNeill 1738, J & M Milliken 1724, 1698, H Cubitt 1683, W & J McLean 1681, Steele & McNeill 1659. Red Card goes to Steele & McNeill with another of their Lambrechts. Danny Dixon: 1784.459, 1699.387, 1699.030.

Coleraine Premier 20/620 – T & J McDonald 1721, 1693, 1693, Hanson & Harpur 1680, R McAlary 1677, T & J McDonald 1674, 1674, 1667, J L Madden 1657, 1645. T & J McDonald ABC.

Windsor Social 19/293 – S Thompson 1711, R & J Parke 1641, K Glass 1636, C Morrow & Son 1636, R & J Parke 1621, 1620, K Glass 1602, R McCandless 1600, K Glass 1589, 1587. Congratulations to Sammy on his first win in the Windsor Social and also scooping the pools.

Dervock RPS 4/106 – S Laverty 1698, J Hutchinson & Son 1663, 1661, S Laverty 1646, D Devenney 1589, 1588, D & H Stuart 1536, 1506.

Ballymoney West Combine 7/142 – J Hutchinson & Son 1663, R J Elliott 1574, J McDowell & Sons 1565, W Blair 1516, L Neill 1513, D Gage 1494, Curry & Gilmore 1484.

NIPA Sect B Roscrea 117/3119 – D Dixon Ballymoney 1784, K Wilkinson & Son Chimney Corner 1764, J Connolly Ballymoney 1759, Young McManus & Sons Ahoghill 1747, Steele & McNeill Rasharkin 1738, J Rock Harryville 1731, Fleming Bros Crumlin 1726, Young McManus & Sons 1725, J & M Milliken 1724, T & J McDonald Coleraine Prem 1721.

Mid Antrim Combine Roscrea 87/2,419 – D Dixon Rasharkin 1784, Young McManus & Sons 1747, Steele & McNeill Rasharkin 1738, J Rock Harryville 1731, Young McManus & Sons 1725, J & M Milliken Rasharkin 1724, Stewart Bros Randalstown 1714, McFall & McManus Ballymena 1709, Scott & Clements Kells 1702, D Dixon 1699, D Dixon 1699, J & M Milliken 1698, R H Clements Harryville 1694, R H Clements 1693, Surgenor Bros Kells 1690, McFall & McManus 1688, H Cubitt Rasharkin 1683, D Logan & Son Randalstown 1682, McAlonan Bros Ballymena 1681, A Darragh Cullybackey 1678, A Darragh 1677, B Swann & Son Kells 1676, A McBride Harryville 1675, Blair & Rankin Ballymena 1671.

Results from Tullamore -

Rasharkin & District 12/314 – J & M Milliken 1653, Steele & McNeill 1632, H Cubitt 1626, J & M Milliken 1615, H Cubitt 1586, Steele & McNeill 1585. J & M Milliken win with a Soontjen cock from Steele & McNeill in second place. Danny Dixon – 1610, 1609.

Ballymoney HPS 13/341 – J Connolly 1618, D Dixon 1611, 1610, J Connolly 1603, J Hutchinson & Son 1533, A & M Boyle 1514, J Hutchinson & Son 1499, D & H Stuart 1459, A & M Boyle 1459, L Neill 1457. John Connolly times a Blue cock and shows them the way home from Tullamore in the third young bird race. The sire was bred by A & R McAuley and the dam was bred by D & H Stuart, this pair has bred John a few prize winners.

Coleraine Premier HPS 17/528 – T & J McDonald 1610, Hanson & Harpur 1609, 1592, T & J McDonald 1583, Diamond Bros 1581, Hanson & Harpur 1577, 1577, Diamond Bros 1566, R McAlary 1560, 1559. A McDonnell ABC.

Windsor Social 21/366 – R McCook 1565, T Scott & Son 1557, 1556, R McCandless 1553, K Glass 1547, 1546, 1546, 1546, T Scott & Son 1530, K Glass 1527.

Dervock 5/126 – J Hutchinson & Son 1533, A & M Boyle 1514, J Hutchinson & Son 1499, D & H Stuart 1459, A & M Boyle 1459, D & H Stuart 1446, D Devenney 1440, 1414.

Ballymoney West Combine 5/102 – J Hutchinson & Son 1533, L Neill 1457, Curry & Gilmore 1423, R J Elliott 1420, W Blair 1409.