In today’s race from Ouyen, 01/09/2012, 1734 pigeons competing from 57 lofts and 520 Geelong pigeons, were released at 9.15 am. Upon release all birds left the race point within five minutes, with no birds remaining. At the race point there was 50 % cloud cover with little or no wind.
On the way home birds will encounter light variable winds with mostly sunny conditions. Top expected temperature for Victoria is 18 degrees.
Remember production of clocks is within an hour and a half of clocking.
Good luck to all.
For the Geelong federation, the Race Point co-ordinates are:
Longtitude: -35, 03, 44.6
Latitude: 142, 19, 02.3