0001    15 Sep 2019  14:47:04: Posted by GAVIN HARRIS from SALDC SECRETARY,  
Spreyton Tasmania 975km SE of Adelaide - The race is definitely
proceeding. We plan to hamper the birds on Monday evening 23rd
September from 6:30pm at SAHPA Hall. Lyndon Frick has indicated he
plans to transport a team of old birds from the Wellington One Loft
race and they will be liberated at the same time as the SA Long
Distance Club race. The birds on Tuesday afternoon will be loaded on
to the race unit from Devonport club operated by Dale Marshall at
Warren March's property, Dale will keep the birds in a loft until we
have favourable conditions for the release. It is $20 per bird, you
get your 5th bird free, that is enter 5 and pay for 4 or enter 10 and
pay for 8. We will also conduct a $10 Pool and Loft Calcutta on the
night of hampering. Guaranteed first prize of $500. Race is open to
old and young birds.

0002    15 Sep 2019  14:15:57: Posted by GAVIN HARRIS from SAHPA TREASURER,  
Terang Open 5 Bird Pool 10 flyers / 33 birds
Pool $166, noms of $66 + $100 SAHPA Donation
1 prize per 50 birds, minimum 3 prizes
1st $84
2nd $50
3rd $32
Total $166


0003    14 Sep 2019  06:51:25: Posted by JOHN HARPER from GENERAL SECRETARY,  
Terang 530km, 52 owners, 634 birds. Conditions slightly overcast with
patches of blue sky, 6deg with no wind or fog. Birds released @
6:30am all away together in 2 minutes.
5B pool, 10 owners 33b.
Good Luck today

0004    11 Sep 2019  12:04:21: Posted by GAVIN HARRIS from SAHPA CHAIRPERSON,  
SAHPA Drug Testing - We are pleased to report that Racing Analytical
Labs have found NO prohibited substances in the pigeon faeces samples
taken as a pre-race sample of a bird entered in the Benalla 1 race
from the team nominated by the winner of the SAHPA Short Distance
Points. We have conducted 3 tests this year, two post race winners
and one pre-race sample and all have NO prohibited substances.

0005    11 Sep 2019  11:46:26: Posted by JOHN HARPER from GENERAL SECRETARY,  
Tossing for next Sunday will be on Don's Ford leaving Castle Plaza at
7:30am. Next pick up will be the SAHPA hall departing at 8:15am and
then onto the regular pick up points. Kulpara will be the release
point not Port Broughton.
Thanks
J.H

0006    08 Sep 2019  15:44:31: Posted by GAVIN HARRIS from SALDC SECRETARY,  
Correction to Cock Special Prize money as the SAHPA Management
Committee have ruled that the birds are all prepaid so therefore no
freight to be deducted from nominations.

Coober Pedy Cock Bird Special 27flyers/135 birds
Prize Pool $580, Noms $580 less freight Free

1st $290
2nd $174
3rd $116
Total $580

0007    08 Sep 2019  08:12:40: Posted by JOHN HARPER from GENERAL SECRETARY,  
Coober Pedy 750km 103 owners 1,418b. Conditions fine, 8deg clear and
sunny with a very light East breeze. Birds released @ 6:50am, all
away together in 3 minutes.

Cock bird Special, 27 owners, 135b. Conditions same, released @
7:20am all away together in 1 minute.

Good Luck Today

0008    07 Sep 2019  07:41:07: Posted by JOHN HARPER from GENERAL SECRETARY,  
Marla 970km 89 owners 897b. Conditions clear and sunny 8deg, calm
with no wind. Birds released @ 7:00am all away in 2 minutes heading
for home.
Good Luck today

The plan is to release the Coober Pedy birds tomorrow @ 6:50am with
the Cocks at 7:20am if the conditions are good.

0009    06 Sep 2019  16:01:23: Posted by GAVIN HARRIS from SAHPA TREASURER,  
Marla 970km North West of Adelaide
89 owners / 897 birds scheduled for release Saturday morning, plus
Adelaide Pigeon Club birds.

Coober Pedy 2, 750 km North West of Adelaide
103 owners / 1418 birds scheduled for release Sunday morning.

Clocks to be read at group centres on Monday night.

Vin Blanden Memorial 34 nominated birds, winner $170.

Marla 5 Bird Pool 16 flyers / 68 birds
Pool $236, noms of $136 + $100 SAHPA Donation
1 prize per 50 birds, minimum 3 prizes this week.
1st $118
2nd $71
3rd $47
Total $236

Coober Pedy 2, 5 Bird Pool 15 flyers / 65 birds
Pool $230, noms of $130 + $100 SAHPA Donation
1 prize per 50 birds, minimum 3 prizes this week.
1st $115
2nd $69
3rd $46
Total $230


Coober Pedy Cock Bird Special 27 flyers / 135 birds, to be released
30 mins after main convoy.
Prize Pool $310, Noms $580 less freight $270
1st $155
2nd $93
3rd $62
Total $310

0010    05 Sep 2019  10:38:26: Posted by JOHN HARPER (GEN SECT) from SAHPA,  
All Clubs please note that clock reading for Marla and Coober Pedy
will be on Monday night 9th Sept from 6:00 - 7:00pm.
Thanks