Opening of the Sofia One Loft Race for receiving the pigeons starts from 01.03.2018 and ends on 01.05.2018 All pigeons should be no younger than 30 days old. Pigeons must be vaccinated at least 10 days prior to arriving at collection point All pigeons must have FCI approved rings for 2018.
Entry fee is € 80 per pigeon. Additional €10 fee applies for transportation of pigeons that come from other countries. For every 5+1 free pigeon . On admission each pigeon will be given an ETS BENZING ring.
All pigeons should have their pedigrees sent to us before the final race. If no pedigree is present the pigeon’s owner receives 30% of the final price after the auction. A pedigree will be published only after the pigeon comes back from the final race.
Ace Bird Championship
The first 25% of all pigeons take part in the Ace Championship. Ace pigeon is considered a bird with a minimum of 4 positions in the top 25% of the five races– one of them from the final race. Pigeons’ FCI coefficient for one loft races will be taken into account for birds with equal ratings.
All the pigeons will be sold at the online auction taking place after the final race. 50% of the amount goes to the owner and 50% - for Sofia One loft Race. Pigeons without pedigrees will be 70% for Sofia One loft race and 30% for the owner. Pigeons that are not sold at the auction can be bought by their owner for €10 no later than 2 weeks after the auction end. If not, they remain owned by Sofia One Loft Race Sofia. All money from the sale will be paid, after the last online auction (if more than one auction).
Starting price for online auction:
1- 10 place - €100
11-20 place - € 50
21 place - € 30
1-3 place - € 100
2. 165 km.
3. 200 km.
4. 270 km. - Semi Final
5. 420 km. - Final Race - 28.07.2018