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The premier organisation for pigeon racing in the UK

Today pigeon racing is a sport for the whole family in a highly social environment. It combines animal husbandry with the natural desire for competition. Electronic Timing Systems and One Loft Races have brought this popular sport into the 21st Century. Find out more…

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Contacting the RPRA

In accordance with Government coronavirus advice, the RPRA offices are currently closed to visitors. A policy of homeworking is being implemented until further notice, and a number of staff are currently on furlough. Therefore, the way you contact the RPRA has changed.  A list of e-mail addresses and contact numbers is below.   We ask […]

One Loft 2020 Hot Spot 1

Hot Spot 1 is taking place today from Ashbourne (70m 613yds). Jeremy released the 946 birds at 8.40am into a WNW wind. The first birds arrived back at just after 10.00am, and well over 300 were back by 10.30am. The provisional top 10 result is as follows: Click on the image to see the full […]

UK Masters Race – Pau, Friday 31st July

The RPRA held a UK Masters Race from Pau on Friday 31st July. The race was open to all members of the National Flying Club, British Barcelona Club, and Central Southern Classic Flying Club, in 3 sections: Section A = 600 miles & below, Section B = 601 to 700 miles, Section C = 701 […]

RPRA One Loft 2020 Race Programme

The provisional programme for the RPRA One Loft Race 2020 is as follows (weather and condition of birds permitting): Hot Spot One – Monday 3rd August: Ashbourne, 70 miles Hot Spot Two – w/c 10th August: Worksop, 103 miles Hot Spot Three – w/c 17th August: Bubwith, 137 miles Hot Spot Four – w/c 24th […]