Cosmin is very happy with his cock "Dark Jem", with father a son of , an Eijerkamp Long distance and as mother a hen of Ko van Dommelen.
"Dark Jem" is the best pigeon in Cosmin's loft.
He took part in 10 national races and managed to win 8 prizes.
"Dark Jem" was in 2017:
Cosmin with a cock out of a Wijnands and son (flown by Willy Driessen) won:
flown by Willy Driessen (before he was transferred to Hans and Evert Jan Eijerkamp) won a.o:
Cosmin shipped six hens to the last National race for old birds from Saintes and positioned four of them in the prizes.
It was a very difficult race and barely 50 pigeons made it home on the day of release.
The winner’s father is a pigeon which came directly form Hans and Evert Jan Eijerkamp.
The pigeon placing 3rd in the Sector is "Dinan" who won the race from Saintes last year.
The mother to "Dinan" is "Priscilla" and Eijerkamp-Janssen (inbred "Prima Vera").
"Dinan" a two year old cock won for Cosmin:
In England Saintes is without doubt "the" one day distance race. A race that every fancier would like to win.
This year the race took place under difficult conditions, such as: over the entire race course NE winds, which through the course of the day increased in strenght, along with high temperatures.
"Dinan" was flown on widowhood and was prepared by flying three races from the coast inwards and then the first three races of the National Flying Club.
"Dinan" flew earlier:
The mother of "Dinan" is "Priscilla" () and Eijerkamp-Janssen.
Cosmin sent us results of his "Darius 744", who has as its mother "Priscilla" (Eijerkamp-Janssen) from Hans and Evert-Jan Eijerkamp. The father of "Priscilla" is "David" (out of Solano" x La Prima Vera") and has as its mother "Lady Solano") (out of Solano" x La Prima Vera").
A sister to "Darius" won a.o.
Cosmins' best yearling was bred out of "Prima Sylvia" ( an inbred granddaughter of La Prima Vera" (out of "Schallie ET" and a daughter of La Prima Vera")) was shipped twice and flew:
"Jim" a full brother to "Darius" won a.o.
Cosmin's hen "Diana" is an Eijerkamp-Janssen whose mother is "Priscilla" who was bred by Hans and Evert Jan Eijerkamp out of a son of x a daughter of .
As a young bird "Diana" won the only race she was entered in.
As a yearling she won:
A young pigeon bred out of "Diana" and named "Nyland Cosmin" won:
"Diana" is a sister of the winner of the BBO 2010 race (a competition for breeder and buyer).
This racing pigeon fanatic won the 1st prize in his region from a race measuring 412 miles (about 645 km). This performance meant that he placed 20th in the National Open.
The pigeon that laid down this tremendous performance is "GB08K16929" a hen whose mother comes from Hans and Jan-Evert Eijerkamp.
The mother is the "NL07-1369093" a Eijerkamp Janssen and was bred out of a son off "Solano" ("Solano" X "") and "Lady Solano" ("Solano" X "").Cosmin is thankful to Hans and Evert-Jan Eijerkamp for breeding the mother to his terrific racing pigeon.