News and Updates
Dec-09-2017
IRON EAGLE RACE 360 MILES

Final race, the Iron Eagle 360 miles, Clear at release point with winds from NE at 5mph. Currently, we have at arrival point
partly cloudy skies with temperature increasing by early afternoon. Wind gust is expected with Santa Ana conditions from the east.
no FIRE in our local areas as of now.
Good Luck! To all participant in our Iron Eagle Race.

P.S.
Also we are sending out payouts and bird back to breeders, so if you want your bird(s) back please let me know.
Thank You for your support through out the years of Pigeons Racing with Triple Crown Classic and your concerns for my well being.

Have a Happy Holiday!
TAKE CARE,  RON & JOHN,,, 619-398-5196

Nov-20-2017
RACE - 100 MILE DASH

Release point is CALM & SUNNY. 348 birds went up this morning at 7am. Good Luck everyone.

-Ron S.

Nov-12-2017
TRAINING TOSS MONDAY - 100 MILES

We had a physical inventory Saturday (Nov. 11) and discovered 7 birds with defective eChip. Nontheless, these birds has been training in all our tosses.
All 7 birds have new eChip and clocked in this morning (Sunday Nov. 12) during our Loft Inventory.

Jalisco-1933 JALI, Jancan-1398 MTN, Tanai & Alex-2960 COM, John Karnofel-740 KFL, Huttelmayer-835 JC, Bill Dozier-118 Lone, Any Given Day-17101 AGD..

Also we will be training Monday (Nov 13) for 100 Miles toss.

PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL IF YOUR PLANNING TO BE HERE FOR SHIPPING ON SUNDAY, NOV 19TH.
RESERVATIONS FOR CHAMPIONS DINNER,,, FAREWELL DINNER MJST BE MADE BY PHONE OR EMAIL. 
ALSO IF YOUR PLANNING TO BASKET YOUR BIRDS ON SUNDAY, NOV 19TH.  (ONLY THOSE WITH RESERVATIONS WILL BE CALLED OUT ON SHIPPING NIGHT.)
ENTRY FORMS CAN BE PRINTED FROM THE HOME PAGE OF THE WEBSITE,  THE PAGE WITH THE PICTURES OF LAST YRS WINNERS.

TAKE CARE,  RON & JOHN,,, 619-398-5196

Nov-02-2017
TOUGH 55 MILE TOSS

TOUGH, TOUGH TOSS TODAY.  25-30 MPH HEADWINDS AT START.   THIS STATION (MTN SPGS RD) IS A COUPLE MILES OVER THE TOP OF THE MTNS.  JUST BELOW THE TOWER THAT OVERLOOKS THE DESERT AND WAS A FAMOUS STOP FOR PEOPLE DRIVING ON THE OLD US 80.  THE OLD TIMERS, (BILL MINER, BOB SCHEUNEMAN) WHO DEVELOPED OUR SD CLASSIC TRAINING SCHEDULE,  AFTER FLYING THIS EAST COURSE FOR 30 YRS SAID "THIS LOCATION IS CRITICAL FOR YB) BEFORE GOING DOWN TO THE DESERT FLOOR.

THE NEXT TOSS WILL BE SAT (SHORT) BEFORE THE 75 MILE TOSS IN THE DESERT ON MONDAY/TUESDAY DEPENDING ON WEATHER.

PLEASE CALL OR EMAIL IF YOUR PLANNING TO BE HERE FOR SHIPPING ON SUNDAY, NOV 19TH.

ENTRY FORMS CAN BE PRINTED FROM THE HOME PAGE OF THE WEBSITE,  THE PAGE WITH THE PICTURES OF LAST YRS WINNERS.

TAKE CARE,  RON & JOHN    619-398-5196

Oct-27-2017
ENTRY FORM

WE ARE GETTING CLOSER TO THE 2017 RACES.  THERE WILL NOT BE ANY MAILOUTS THIS YEAR.

THE ENTRY FORM CAN BE PRINTED FROM THE HOME PAGE OF THE WEBSITE.  IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PAY BY PERSONAL CHECK,  PLEASE GET TO ME BY NOV 11TH,.  AFTER THAT DATE A CASHIER CHECK OR CASH WILL BE REQUIRED.  ONLY CASH ACCEPTED AT THE RACES.  ALL PRIZES PAID IN CASH.

RESERVATIONS FOR CHAMPIONS DINNER,,,FAREWELL DINNER MJST BE MADE BY PHONE OR EMAIL.  ALSO IF YOUR PLANNING TO BASKET YOUR BIRDS ON SUNDAY, NOV 19TH.  (ONLY THOSE WITH RESERVATIONS WILL BE CALLED OUT ON SHIPPING NIGHT.)

NEXT TOSS WILL BE TOMORROW,  50 MILES.

TAKE CARE,  RON & JOHN,,,619-398-5196 

Oct-19-2017
40 MILE UPDATE

TODAYS 40 MI TOSS WAS BROUGHT BACK TO 20 MILES. (THICK HAZE AND OVERCAST WITH RAIN FORCAST FOR TOMORROW)

BIRDS WERE RELEASED 3 CRATES AT A TIME STARTING AT 10:20.

AT ONE TIME WE COUNTED 6 RED TAILS WITHIN SIGHT OF THE LOFT.  SOME BIRDS FLEW OVER 30 MIN AFTER THEY GOT HOME.

THE FIRST 9 BIRDS CLOCKED WERE KEPT HOME.  THE 10TH JUST ARRIVED FROM THE LAST TOSS.

NEXT TOSS,  SAT, 40 MILES, MASS RELEASE.

HOPE YOUR PLANNING TO BE HERE.   HOTEL IS READY.  MAKE SURE YOU TELL THEM,,,SD PIGEON RACES  TO GET OUR RATE.

THANKS,  TAKE CARE,   RON & JOHN.   619-398-5196

 

 

Oct-09-2017
PROGRES REPORT

FIRST OF ALL I AM DOING FINE.  SO ARE THE BIRDS.  YESTERDAYS 15 MILE TOSS,  BIRDS WERE BROKEN UP DO TO HAWKS, FALCONS AND THE SD CLASSIC AND CALIFORNIA CLASSIC WERE TRAINING ALSO.

I AM NOT SURE WHY SO MANY BIRDS ARE GETTING LOST?  MAYBE THE AFFECTS OF PMV OR SOMETHING ELSE THAT AFFECTS THE NAVIGATION ABILITIES.

MOST BIRDS FLEW 45-55 MIN THIS MORNING.  SOME OVER 2 HRS.

NEXT TOSS 2MARROW,,15 MILES.  GOOD LUCK.

TAKE CARE,  RON & JOHN.  619-398-5196

Oct-01-2017
HOME AGAIN

After GB surgery, 30 days in the hospital on my back. Hot line down need new cell phone. 
Training yesterday, 6 miles, birds were attack by hawks .  Arriving all day Saturday and today.
Next toss Monday 10-02-2017 10 miles, 3 crates a time.

Thank you for your card(s), kind words and best wishes.
Will re-turn your calls as soon as new hot line is active.
Hope you're making plans for San Diego.

Thank You! Take Care. 

-Ron

Sep-29-2017
TRAINING TOSS (SATURDAY 9-30-2017)

WE WILL DO ANOTHER 6 MILES OR SO TOMORROW (SATURDAY 9-30-2017) RELEASING 6 CRATES AT A TIME.

THE "SANTA ANA HEAT WAVE" WILL SUBSIDE BY LATE TONIGHT WITH SATURDAY BEING A LITTLE COOLER.

REMINDER:

PLEASE BOOK YOUR HOTEL ROOM IF YOU'RE PLANNING TO ATTEND.
MAKE SURE YOU SAY "SD PIGEON RACES" AT COURTYARD AT LIBERTY STATION.

ALSO GET YOUR PERCH FEES TO ME ASAP IF YOU HAVN'T DONE SO. THANK YOU!

TAKE CARE, RON & JOHN. 619-398-5196

Sep-26-2017
TRAINING TOSS 5 - 6 MILES

OUR FIRST 6 MILE TOSS AND THE BIRDS DID GREAT. WASN'T TOO WARM IN THE MORNING BUT AS THE DAY WENT BY THE
TEMPERATURE INCREASED. WILL DO ANOTHER 6 MILES OR SO, WEATHER PERMITTING AND RELEASING 6 CRATES AT A TIME.

"SANTA ANA HEAT WAVE" WILL POSSIBLY END BY LATE FRIDAY OR SATURDAY.

PLEASE BOOK YOUR HOTEL ROOM IF YOUR PLANNING TO ATTEND.
MAKE SURE YOU SAY "SD PIGEON RACES" AT COURTYARD AT LIBERTY STATION.

PLEASE, PLEASE GET YOUR PERCH FEES TO ME ASAP. MY MANY REQUEST!!
PERCH FEES IS REQUIRED IN ORDER FOR YOUR BIRDS TO GO TO TRAINING RUN. NO PERCH FEE! NO TRAINING!!

TAKE CARE, RON & JOHN. 619-398-5196

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