AviRings the world’s lightest GPS pigeon ring proudly presents

Slovenia’s First One Loft Race
Avirings Derby 2021

in the idyllic Prekmurje region of Slovenia

Races

1. RACE_Balatonoszöd (120km)
6/8/2021
Confirmed
2. Race - Tac (170km)
13/8/2021
Confirmed
3. race - Lajosmizse (250km)
20/8/2021
Confirmed
4. race -Tarnazsadany (320km)
29/8/2021
Confirmed
5.race - Görbehaza (400km)
6/9/2021
Confirmed
Finale Flight - Tiszabecs (520km)
23/9/2021
Confirmed

Trainings

16.Training - Hollad  (76km)
14/9/2021
Confirmed
15. Training - Letenye  (43km)
10/9/2021
Confirmed
14. Training - Letenye  (44km)
2/9/2021
Confirmed
13. Training - Bak  (44km)
25/8/2021
Confirmed
12. Training - Letenye  (38km)
18/8/2021
Confirmed
11. Training - Letenye  (43km)
10/8/2021
Confirmed
10. Training - Hollad  (78km)
3/8/2021
Confirmed
9. Training - Nagykanizsa 2  (59km)
30/7/2021
Confirmed
8. Training - Nagykanizsa  (60km)
28/7/2021
Confirmed
7. Training  (39km)
26/7/2021
Confirmed
6. Pre-Training_C  (20km)
23/7/2021
Confirmed
6. Pre-Training_H  (20km)
23/7/2021
Confirmed
5. Pre_Training_C  (16km)
21/7/2021
Confirmed
5. Pre-Training_H  (16km)
21/7/2021
Confirmed
4. Pre-Training_C  (12km)
20/7/2021
Confirmed
4. Pre-Training_H  (12km)
20/7/2021
Confirmed
3. Pre-Training_C  (11km)
16/7/2021
Confirmed
3. Pre-Training_H  (4km)
16/7/2021
Confirmed
2. Pre-Training  (6km)
14/7/2021
Confirmed

Competitions

Avirings Ace Pigeon

1. Miha Sovič
SLO-2021-107-008905
2. John van Heel
NL-2021-1347036 (Nol 1)
3. Team Borculo
NL-2021-1569117 (Slovenian Bertha)
4. D.R. Cile team A
SRB-2021-222228
5. Gerjan Heerkes
NL-2021-1574817
6. Ron van der Noort
NL-2021-1084476 (WESTSIDE 9)
7. Henk Simonsz
NL-2021-1486855
8. Steven van de Pol Dirk de Greef
NL-2021-1021575 (Marlinde Lisanne)
9. WhatsApp Team
DV-2021-0309-850
10. Willem Buurstra - Buurstra
NL-2021-4224341

AviRings “3 races” Cup

1. Silva Henrique - Wings 2 Win
DE-2021-013172
2. Michel Wouters
BE-2021-6163233
3. Henk Simonsz
NL-2021-1486839
4. Andre van Boxtel
NL-2021-1282913 (OLR SPECIAL 1)
5. Team Behrens /Schäfer
DV-2021-1211-4885
6. Leonardus Rudolphus Silvius - TEAM EOTS
NL-2021-1736004
7. Ron van der Noort
NL-2021-1084476 (WESTSIDE 9)
8. John van Heel
NL-2021-1347036 (Nol 1)
9. Gerrit Wakker
NL-2021-1552184 (Bold wolf)
10. Eric Bouwman
NL-2021-1005485

Grand points -all

1. Miha Sovič
SLO-2021-107-008905
2. Silva Henrique - Wings 2 Win
DE-2021-013172
3. Patrick Boeckx
BE-2021-6130330 (Trico)
4. Team Borculo
NL-2021-1569117 (Slovenian Bertha)
5. Patrick Boeckx
BE-2021-6130329 (Shari)
6. D.R. Cile team A
SRB-2021-222228
7. Falco Ebben - Pigeon_0487
NL-2021-1004643
8. Arnold Paalman
NL-2021-1567420 (Paalman 1)
9. Gerjan Heerkes
NL-2021-1574817
10. Ron van der Noort
NL-2021-1084486 (WESTSIDE 11)

Average speed

1. Silva Henrique - Wings 2 Win
DE-2021-013172
2. John van Heel
NL-2021-1347036 (Nol 1)
3. Ron van der Noort
NL-2021-1084476 (WESTSIDE 9)
4. Gerjan Heerkes
NL-2021-1574817
5. Miha Sovič
SLO-2021-107-008905
6. Eric Bouwman
NL-2021-1005485
7. Patrick Boeckx
BE-2021-6130330 (Trico)
8. Ron van der Noort
NL-2021-1084486 (WESTSIDE 11)
9. Team Behrens /Schäfer
DV-2021-1211-4885
10. Steven van de Pol Dirk de Greef
NL-2021-1021575 (Marlinde Lisanne)

Total flight time

1. Silva Henrique - Wings 2 Win
DE-2021-013172
2. Ron van der Noort
NL-2021-1084476 (WESTSIDE 9)
3. Eric Bouwman
NL-2021-1005485
4. John van Heel
NL-2021-1347036 (Nol 1)
5. Team Behrens /Schäfer
DV-2021-1211-4885
6. Kovac+Nagy+Batha Team
HU-2021-D-622488
7. Leonardus Rudolphus Silvius - TEAM EOTS
NL-2021-1736004
8. Ron van der Noort
NL-2021-1084486 (WESTSIDE 11)
9. Gerrit Wakker
NL-2021-1552184 (Bold wolf)
10. Michel Wouters
BE-2021-6163233

A One Loft Pigeon Race Like You Have Never Experienced Before…

The option to equip your pigeons with innovative (and world’s lightest) GPS pigeon tracking rings

If you decide to rent the ring, you will be able to analyze your pigeons’ flights & compare them to others to boost your performance and training in the future.

More information about the usage of AviRings GPS Pigeon Rings

24/7 live stream from the loft + pictures & videos of your own pigeons sent to your e-mail daily

Enjoy transparency like never before. Check on your beloved champions at any time and monitor the careful handling of our loft manager.

Loft darkening in the training phase

To ensure fair conditions for all participating pigeons and keep your champions in top shape for the finals.

More information about loft darkening

Pigeon separation before the competition phase

We will follow the teachings of champion pigeon fanciers from Belgium & the rest of the world and separate males from females to boost their competition performance.

Get your share of prizes in the value of 32.500 €*
(monetary prizes + GPS tracking devices & software)

4.000 € + AviRings GPS Package for the Winner of the Final Race

2.000 € + AviRings GPS Package for the Ace Pigeon

1.500 € + AviRings GPS Package for the Winner of the special AviRings GPS Cup 2021 competition

5x AviRings GPS Package for Winners of intermediate distance races

and many others all the way down to the 20th place in the finals and top 3 positions in all competitions

*in case of 200 registered teams; otherwise the prize fund is reduced accordingly. Please check the AviRings Derby 2021 Announcement for detailed information on prizes.

your team of 3 pigeons
(1 active, 2 reserves)
for a special price of 250 €

Reserve pigeon can be activated at any time by paying the activation fee in the amount of 50 €.

Usage of AviRings GPS Pigeon Rings

All participants at the AviRings Derby will experience usage of the AviRings GPS ring, as the team registration includes the rent to use the GPS ring on the first registered pigeon in all five AviRings races as also in finale flight. In case this pigeon doesn’t return in the loft, the GPS ring get his first replacement in the team.

Participants can also lease a GPS ring for other activated pigeon (already activated reserve pigeons). The costs of the rent for alle AviRings races and final flight are 100 € per pigeon. In case this pigeon gets lost, rent will not be refunded.

Activated pigeons that have been used GPS ring at least on three AviRings races or final flight will participate in the "AviRings GPS – CUP 2021" competition.

More information about the usage of AviRings GPS Pigeon Rings

Important dates you need to know

End of Registration: until all spots (200) are filled (or end of May at the latest) – DON’T MISS IT, REGISTER TODAY!

Collection of Pigeons: March 13 – May 31, 2021 (through coordinators of National Associations, more information here)

Start of Training: July 2, 2021

Intermediate AviRings Races: one per week, starting on July 30 and ending on August 27, 2021 (5 in total)

Opening of general activation period: September 12, 2021

AviRings Derby 2021 Finals: September 18, 2021

AviRings Derby 2021 location

The idyllic Prekmurje region of Slovenia offers amazing conditions for pigeon racing. Our loft will be located in the beautiful settlement of Odranci and pigeons will fly west from various Slovenian and Hungarian locations to the east of the loft.

Meet our loft manager

Tadej Vugrinec has more than a decade of experience with breeding and racing pigeons. He has participated in Slovenian, Hungarian and Austrian National Championships, and regularly competes in one loft races across the world. Rest assured that your pigeons will be well cared for.

Our partners

Getting and keeping your pigeons in top condition? You can rely on our balanced mixtures, based on our rich tradition and innovative know-how. Our feeds are recommended by the greatest champions in pigeon racing.

Giantel BV - the best healthcare products for non-consumption animals

Check the AviRings Derby 2021 Tender

It contains all the information about registration, rules, pigeon delivery, schedule and terms & conditions of the competition.

And for all other questions please contact the organizer at derby@avirings.com

There’s just one thing left for you to do now…

See you at the AviRings Derby 2021!