Potts takes a fifth win at Bedhampton

Last Saturday 10 members of Gainsborough and District Homing Society were in action at Bedhampton.

The 10 released 79 birds at 10.15am in a fresh south-west wind.

D. Potts picked up his fifth race victory of the 2013 homing season.

The victorious bird covered the 175 mile distance at an average speed of 66mph.

Results from Bedhampton homing race on Saturday 22nd July 2013: 1st D. Potts 1937 ypm; 2nd Mr and Mrs Healey 1852; 3rd Mr and Mrs Healey 1842; 4th D. Potts 1835; 5thG. Shearman 1792; 6th Mr and Mrs Healey 1791; 7th Mr and Mrs Douce 1783; 8th D. Potts 1773; 9th G. Spencer 1769; 10thB. Jaques 1728; 11th C. Holgate 1713.