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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 12:18 pm

basketing tonight for Hereford 70miles, gonna send half and pray to the gods, might even slaughter a goat and offer it up Rolling Eyes Sad
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 12:40 pm

Not brilliant forecast for tomorrow, I’d be tempted to leave them in the loft, Hereford is rain and moderate winds Crying or Very sad
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 1:01 pm

Dave I was told by some class ole boy fanciers regards the east winds early racing 'Roly your birds don't need to be lost, or ruined for the season. Now i'll' send maybe one or two old stagers just to keep in the averages.
So I never ever sent to the first one or two old birds races, for as they ended with 'And many a good bird are lost chasing averages and being sent once too often.

Same applies, as far as I am concerned, regards young birds. they have a life time to learn and prove themselves... no need to senselessly lose them and say the bird wasn't good enough. Biggest and daftest saying, or nigh, is 'If other birds can, or did do it, then mine should have...' Rubbish!
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 1:01 pm

Best birds are always in the loft … Give them a chance to prove it!
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 1:02 pm

David wrote:
our race on Saturday is from Ilkeston 57 miles, unsure what to do..........its not far, but this is their first race. Suspect scratch

David I just read somewhere there's something like 15-20 liberations of NEHU YB's tomorrow around the Pontefract/ Wakefield area so you don't want to catch on to these with your handful !!!!
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 1:42 pm

scratch not sure what to do, I don't want to throw them away.....but next week will be 98 miles, which will be their first race for them .

do I risk it at 57 miles or 98 miles next week...?
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 2:06 pm

Aug. 4th we have two races. 115 miler and a 155 miler. Usually send to the 115.
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 2:15 pm

halcanada wrote:
Aug. 4th we have two races. 115 miler and a 155 miler. Usually send to the 115.

is that your first yb race hal...?
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 2:25 pm

Yes. Never had a problem at those distances. As long as the weather is reasonable.
Won i last year 115, with a yb trained to 20 miles 4 times. Also won it with a yearling 255 miler, never raced as a young bird.
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 3:27 pm

we basket sunday for a Monday race ...common sense has prevailed ,this time Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 4:41 pm

Lofty wrote:
Not brilliant forecast for tomorrow, I’d be tempted to leave them in the loft, Hereford is rain and moderate winds Crying or Very sad
hope your wrong, looked at 1oclock said partly sunny for most of morning and 7kh sw wind Surprised
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 4:46 pm

looks ok early for you rog rain coming right over Hereford district from late morning but of course the forecasters get it wrong atb
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PostSubject: Re: Training Disaster....   Fri Jul 27, 2018 5:05 pm

Yeah, they only need to be a couple of hours out with the forecast daz and disaster
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