2020 INFORMATION & RULES
Entry to the Wild Atlantic Way is open to the public.
Each Team consists of 3 pigeons.
The cost per team is €500. The 3 pigeons are active to win prize money in the first 3 hotspot races. For the final race only two pigeons will be active to win prize money. To activate the 3rd pigeon it will cost €250, if only two or less pigeons are left in the team for the final, both birds will be active to win prize money. Any pigeon not activated by Thursday before the final race will become available to the public on Friday morning.
Prize Money is Guaranteed.
Entry fee is to be paid in full with the arrival of the pigeons.
We will be open to receive pigeons on the following dates.
First entries; 1st of February
Last entries ; 26th of April
More information regarding entry dates will be posted later as dates will vary for national and international teams.
We recommend the pigeons to be aged between 30 to 35 days old for entry.
Space in the loft is limited, to secure your place make a reservation with us and confirm your entry with a €50 non refundable deposit. Places will only be guaranteed to Teams who have booked an entry with us.
All birds will be vaccinated and given a cocci-canker tablet on arrival.
After the final race all be birds may be auctioned. The money from the sale of the pigeon will be split 50/50 with the us and the owner after expenses, providing a pedigree has been provided for the pigeons. If no pedigree has been provided the owner will receive no money from the sale of the pigeons.
Purchase of venture pigeons.
The Wild Atlantic will provide venture pigeons for fanciers or non-fanciers to purchase at €50 each. These purchased venture pigeons can make up a team providing you have paid the entry fee of €500 per team.
PLEASE NOTE !
Any Winnings will go to the purchaser of the venture pigeon
Any Auction proceeds will go to the Breeder of the venture pigeon NOT the purchaser .
Training and races may change due to weather and other conditions.