Descendents of Eijerkamp pigeons dominate the One Loft races in Croatia
Branko Gorupec won the final Derby Zagreb OLR (480 km) with a 100% Eijerkamp pigeon. The CR18-00048 was bred by Branko from NL11-1344297NL11-1344297 a Janssen cock out of a son of Flits 85"Flits 85" x daughter Lichte 05"Lichte 05". The NL-297 was paired to CR12-07716, an Eijerkamp-Janssen x Eijerkamp-van Loon hen which was bred out of NL08-1100017NL08-1100017 (inbred Don Leo"Don Leo" x daughter Heaven"Heaven") x NL08-1100544NL08-1100544 (out of grandson James Bond"James Bond" x daughter Bartoli"Bartoli").
|1.||St. Ghislain||3,824 pigeons|
|1.||St. Ghislain||1,.938 pigeons|
|2.||St. Ghislain||1,757 pigeons|
|4.||St. Quentin||2,455 pigeons|
|5.||St. Quentin||3,589 pigeons|
|5.||St. Ghislain||1,303 pigeons|
The final in Zagreb had a high Eijerkamp participation, as the 1st Ace Pigeon of the race for Marinko Sucic was also bred out of Eijerkamp pigeons.
The following week the final race of the Derby Zagorje OLR was won by Marko and Miro Matešić. Their winner CR18-18564, under an intensely hot sun, flew the 550 km at a speed of 864 m.p.m. and was one of the few pigeons reaching the loft on the day of release. The father of the CR18-564 is a cross of Heremans x Eijerkamp-Janssen out of a son Euro"Euro" NL13-1804572NL13-1804572 x Miley"Miley", CR12-07714, 1st Ace Pigeon Short Distance as well as the 1st National Ace Pigeon Middle Distance in 2015.
The mother of CR18-564 was bred from a half-sister to Olympic Lucky"Olympic Lucky 13".
Olympic Lucky 13
1. Croatian Olympiade Pigeon Cat B Poznan
1. Nat. ACE pigeon Short distance 2010
2. Nat. ACE pigeon Allround
"Olympic Lucky 13" is father of "Honda",
2. Prov. Ace pigeon Allround Afd. 8
4. Prov. Ace pigeon Allround Afd. 8
"Olympic Lucky 13" is grandfather to "Luka Modric'
1. Nat. Ace Youngsters NPO in 2018
"Olympic Lucky 13" is gr.grandfather to
1. Nat. Ace Middle Distance WHZB 2018