News and Updates
Oct-23-2017
HOT DAYS!

Today, Tuesday, and Wed. are gonna be very hot, @100 at loft on Tuesday.  Plan is to train short and early on Wed, then ln desert on Thur.  10-15degrees cooler on Thursday.  Schedule for 150 mi. toss is still Nov. 8 and $100 is due prior to that.  Unfortunately I made an error on the entry forms saying $100 is due before Nov. 11, THE $100 IS DUE BEFORE NOV. 8. 

The last date to make reservations at hotel at our rate is Nov.11.

Oct-21-2017
TRAINING UPDATE

On today's toss, 75 mi., the birds were released in 2 groups.  Perfect day and birds came really good.  You should have received your entry forms in mail this week.  If any questions contact me, 619-933-8188 or sminervangruen@aol.com.  The next couple days are gonna be very hot so training will resume when it cools down.

Oct-15-2017
TRAINING AND HOTEL INFO

Training is going good however seems like we drop a few birds each toss??  Information and entrry sheets will be mailed out this coming week.  If you are staying at our hotel go to contact us tab and all info is there.  Rooms are $109 and just say you are part of the San Diego Pigeon races and that is your code for that rate.  Any questions contact Steve at 619-933-8188 or sminervangruen@aol.com.  Good luck, hope to see you in November.

Oct-07-2017
UPDATE ON TRAINING

We've hit a hot spell for a couple days in San Diego so training will resume as soon as the heat passes, probably Monday.  Birds are looking good.  Will be sending out entry forms in the next couple weeks.  $100 will be due prior to the 150 mi. race which will cover $50 for average speed for 3 races, 150,200, 300, and $50 for prize money for the 200 mi. race.  $300 for the final race will be due before shipping or at shipping for the 300 mi. race.  Good luck!!!

Oct-02-2017
UPDATE AND TRAINING SCHEDULE

Training is going well.  Yesterday, Sunday Oct 1, we had a slight glitch with the internet reporting the toss.  We went 12 mi. yesterday and birds did well.  Today we are going 15 mi. and everything is back to normal.  We are letting birds out in 2-3 crates at a time.  Will let you know when we start mass release, it will be a while, probably around 50 mi.

Sep-22-2017
TRAINING STARTING

We will begin training on Monday the 25th. Birds are flying really good! We will train everyday until we get to the longer tosses.

Sep-11-2017
CLOCKING INVENTORY

Today we are doing a clocking inventory.  As most of you know we have the birds in 2 lofts and we are flying one loft in the morning and one in the evening.  The inventory for the morning loft is clocked in and the afternoon birds will be clocked in later today.  They are doing well as we are preparing to start training in a couple weeks.  Questions call Steve at 619-933-8188.  Good Luck!!

Sep-05-2017
UPDATE AND TRAINING SCHEDULE

We will be having an clocking inventory this week providing we have no more antenna problems.  Birds have been out flying for almost 2 weeks now and are doing great.  Of course we have the hawk problems every year however not a big problem so far this year.  Training will start @ Sept. 20 and all training tosses will be on our website.  

You should think about reserving your rooms soon at our hotel. Info is on the main page of the website.  Any problems or questions contact Steve at 619-933-8188 or sminervangruen@aol.com.

Aug-21-2017
UPDATE

Birds have done great as their flights have been growing out.  We will begin exercising them daily this week.  Training will begin Sept. 20 weather permitting.  Weather the past week has been great, high 70's.  Will post another inventory before we begin training.  Good luck!  Questions contact Steve Miner, 619-933-8188 or sminervangruen@aol.com.  If you still owe perch fees please send in asap.

Aug-04-2017
CLOCKING INVENTORY

We finally have a clocking inventory up on website under training page.  We saw 4-5 birds that had lost there chips, we will have them on next inventory.  Any questions contact Steve Miner, 619-933-8188 or sminervangruen@aol.com.

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