Top Breeders Challenge – Schedule

05 December 2019
Looks like we are going to have a better window for the race on Monday, 09 December 2019.
Race will be flown from Wheeler Ridge, 301 miles. “A” Birds released first; “B” and “C” Birds released together 30 minutes after “A” Birds.
There will be a Champion bird for best “A” and “B” combined average speed.
Basketing will be at Mike Cambra’s around 3:30PM on Sunday, December 8, 2019 for those wanting to handle their birds.
Lunch on Race Day – Monday 09 December 2019 – will be from 12PM to 2PM.
Good luck to everyone
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03 December 2019

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December 8, 2019 is quickly approaching. Hopefully the weather will behave.

Right now, there are 84 birds: 47 A Birds, 28 B Birds, and 9 C birds.

Birds will be out for last trainer on Thursday – 87 miles. They will be loft flown on Friday, December 6 and basketed on Saturday December 7 for the race from Mojave (328 Miles) on December 8 2019.

The backup for the race in the event it becomes necessary due to weather, will be Wheeler Ridge (300 Miles).

B and C birds will be released together 30 minutes AFTER the A birds are released.

We will advise everyone via this venue in the event weather becomes an issue.

27 November 2019

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THE NEW RACE DATE IS 08 DECEMBER 2019!

WE ARE CANCELLING THE 01 DECEMBER RACE DUE TO SEVERE WEATHER – RAIN, WIND, SNOW

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10 November 2019

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RACE IS SCHEDULED FOR:

01 DECEMBER 2019 – MOJAVE, CA 328 MILES

LUNCH SERVED FROM 12PM UNTIL 2PM AT MIKE CAMBRA’S HOME/RACE LOFT

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31 October 2019

REVISED PAYMENT SCHEDULE
Entry fees and nomination of “A” and “B” birds and Backup bird
will be due no later than 15 November 2019.
ENTRY FEE A IS $1000
ENTRY FEE B IS $500
These are mandatory fees
BACKUP BIRD (if you still have one) FEE IS $250 WHICH IS OPTIONAL.
 Backup birds will be released with “B” birds and payout will be 50-30-20
  (CLOCKING ORDER)
YOUR NOMINATION CHOICES (which bird is A or B) MUST BE IN WRITING, ON YOUR CHECKS, EMAIL, TEXT MESSAGE OR PAYPAL.
TO AVOID FEES IF USING PAYPAL, REMEMBER TO SEND AS:
FRIENDS OR FAMILY
Shipping is Saturday, 30 November 2019 at 12 O’Clock at Mike Cambra’s home – 3415 Kastania Road, Petaluma, CA.
Race is 1 December 2019 at Mike Cambra’s home. Lunch will be served between 12 O’Clock and 2 O’Clock prior to the birds’ arrival.
Pools: GOLD $100  SILVER $50  PAID BY CLOCKING ORDER.
Capital Prizes: Will be paid in accordance with the TBC rules. The AMOUNT for each Capital prize will be determined and published on Wincompanion and this website after the birds are crated.
PLEASE MAIL CHECKS TO:
MIKE CAMBRA
3415 KASTANIA ROAD
PETALUMA, CA   94952
EMAILS-PAYPAL-TEXT MESSAGES TO:
MIKE GARRETT
707-322-8545
Breeders who have sent perch fees and have lost all their birds as of 1 November 2019 will have free perch fees for 2020.

Reservations

They Should Be Made Now And Perch Fees Paid In Advance To Reserve Your Entry/Perch

2019 Top Breeder Challenge

Is Now Open To New Breeder Registration

This Year You Get One Backup Bird – No Perch Fee For Backup Bird

Please Click On The WINCOMPANION LINK On The Menu At The Top Of This Page
Once There, Click On “Sign UP” – OR

Call or E-Mail Mike Cambra at 707.291.7217 cambramikespainting512@gmail.com

Call or E-Mail Mike Garrett at 707.322.8545 garrett904@sbcglobal.net
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Shipping Birds

February 1April 15 2019
One Bird $250 – Two Birds $300

Perch Fee Check (If Not Already Paid) MUST Be Sent With Your Birds Along With The Perch Fee Form And Acknowledgement Of Rules And Information Form – They Are Located On This Site Menu By Clicking “Forms” Button OR Click Here For Rules Acknowledgement And Here For W9 Form
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Replacement Birds

Up To 1 June 2019

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Nomination Deadline – No Exceptions

You must contact Mike Cambra or Mike Garrett NO LATER THAN MIDNIGHT SUNDAY 20 OCTOBER to nominate your “A” and “B” birds. If you fail to meet this deadline, Mike Cambra will nominate your birds based on performance, e.g., best performaning bird becomes “A” bird. NO EXCEPTIONS

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Important Dates For Long Tosses

4 October 100 Mile Activation Race

TBC MUST HAVE YOUR ENTRY FEES BY THIS DATE – IF YOUR BIRD IS LOST OR DETERMINED NOT FIT FOR THE FINAL RACE, YOUR ENTRY FEE(S) WILL BE RETURNED – TBC DOES NOT TAKE ACTIVATION FEES AND KEEP THEM AFTER YOUR BIRD IS LOST OR DISABLED

8 October 150 Miles, 11 October 200 Miles, 18 October 200 Miles

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Race Day

Flying South Course – Birds Liberated From Magic Mountain  Santa Clarita California

Sunday December 1,  2019
A Race Liberated First
B Race Liberated 30 Minutes AFTER The A Race

Distance

325 – 350 Miles
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Date And Distance Are Weather Dependent And Could Change

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Return Of Race Birds

The Top Breeders Challenge Team Will Ship Your Birds Back To You At NO CHARGE After The Race Has Completed. Those Outside The Continental U.S. Are Excluded And Will Receive Up To A $60 Credit For Shipping.