ARBROATH Racing Pigeon Society held their second old bird race at the weekend. Five members sent 130 birds to Ridsdale where they were liberated at 7.45 a.m. in a north wind.
Results: C. Cameron, 1048.45; C. Cameron, 1044.51; C. Cameron, 1005.53; C. Cameron, 969.09; K. Murphy, 925.68; K. Murphy, 924.68; K. Murphy, 921.08; W. Dorward, 826.14; J. Peebles, 678.16; A. and A. Shepherd, 649.80.
SEVEN members of Inchcape Racing Pigeon Society sent 136 birds to the race from Ridsdale on Saturday. They were liberated at 7.45 a.m. in a light north wind.
Results: H. Graham, 917.395; C. and A. Carrie, 896.96; H. Graham, 873.10; C, and A. Carrie, 871.87; B. Wilkie, 851.35; W. Hamilton, 849.80; C, and A. Carrie, 842.73; C. and A. Carrie, 833.53; J. Robertson, 828.27; H. Graham, 817.54; B. Main, 749.16; G. McKenzie, 582.17.
ARBROATH Rotary Club held a very successful Tri-Am at the weekend.
Results were: 1, Forres Loons, 57; 2, We Are Souls, 58, bih; 3, Abbey Blinds & Designs, 58, bih; 4, The Ospreys, 58.
Yellow ball: 1, We Are Souls, 65; 2, Brookfield, 68, bih; 3, Keep It In The Family, 68.
Stableford round two, Saturday and Tuesday, May 5 and 8, CSS: 72 – 1, E. Shepherd (15) 35 pts; 2, S. McBean (23) 33; 3, M. Clarke (17) 32, bih.
Medal 3 and Summer Strokeplay, Old Course, May 8, Division One – 1, C. Clark (15) 85. Division Two - B. Stirling (22) 88. The CSS was 77.
Better Ball Open
Draw for the Four-ball Better Ball Open to be played over the Glens Course on Monday.
9.30 a.m. - Jean Clarke and Kathleen Porter, Panmure Barry; Betsy Stirling, Letham Grange, and Fiona Anderson, Montrose. 9.40 - Sylvia Newton and Shirley Thomson, Panmure Barry; Pat Bruce and Isabel English, Letham Grange. 9.50 - Wilma Donnelly and Sue Baxby, Panmure Barry; Sandra Youngson and Carole Clarke, Letham Grange.
10 a.m. - Ann Hutchison and Eileen Gibson, Panmure Barry; Heather Miller, Letham Grange, and Sandra Begg, Arbroath. 10.30 - Margaret Cooper, Kirriemuir, and Jean Henderson, Strathmore; Helen Kelly and Angela Crabb, Letham Grange.
11 a.m. - Fiona Watson, Brechin, and Maureen Wilson, Aboyne; Eila Reid, Letham Grange, and Anne Anderson, Rosemount.