2023
2nd Edition

US$ 2 050 250.00
Total prize money

Intake
15 October 2022 -
20 February 2023

Shipping

Europe: Collections from 21 - 28 October
USA: Collections from now until 4 November
UK: Collections from 1 - 7 November (TBC),

Entering single pigeons
US$ 750 per pigeon

  • US$ 750/fancier admission fee to be paid with intake into the AFRIKAPRO loft.
  • Overseas fanciers can send a minimum 1 and a maximum of 20 pigeons to AFRIKAPRO loft.
  • Local South African participants can send a maximum of 15 pigeons.
  • All pigeons that return within 3 days after the activation race of 115km will be due for full payment of US$ 750/Pigeon.
  • Participants will have 5 days to pay the full entry fee for all their pigeons that return from the activation race.
  • Participants who failed to pay the full entry fee, will loose the ownership of their pigeons and such participants' pigeons shall be made available for other fanciers to activate. (US $ 750 / pigeons’ activation)

SINGLE BIRD ENTRIES WILL COMPETE IN THE FOLLOWING COMPETITIONS:

BLUE JACKET COMPETITION - ACE PIGEON

This competition will determine which pigeon performed the best across the series of 14 races. The ACE PIGEON will be determined by their accumulated flying time over all 14 races in the series. All pigeons will take part in this competition with a total of 200 ACE pigeon prizes.

FINAL RACE

All pigeons that make it to the Final Race will compete for a total of 200 prizes. The organisers reserve the right to make adjustments to the distance to ensure a race of approximately 9 hours in duration or 600km in distance.

GREEN JACKET - SPRINT SERIES

The Sprint Series starts with the first race at 130km and ends with the 6th race at 280km, and each pigeon's flying time will be accumulated to crown the top 10 Sprinter ACE pigeons of the year.

COUNTRY CUP

The accumulated time throughout the series of the first 3 pigeons per country will determine the country winning the Country Cup trophy. No prize money will be paid to the winning countries.

*Single pigeon entries will not compete in the Fancier competitions, namely the Weekly and Black Jacket competitions.

Full team
US$ 15,000.00 per team

The formation of syndicate teams will be allowed by single bird entrants to enable all participants to enter a full team. Overseas fanciers may send a maximum of 20 pigeons/team & local South African fanciers may send 15 pigeons.

Full team entrants will compete in all competitions including the 2 fancier competitions.

FANCIER OF THE WEEK

The winner of the weekly prize will be determined by the fancier whose first 2 activated pigeons record the shortest accumulated time on that weekend's race.

BLACK JACKET COMPETITION - CHAMPION FANCIER

Fanciers can activate a maximum of 10 pigeons weekly to participate in the Black Jacket Competition. The participants accumulated flying time of his/her first 2 pigeons will count towards their net accumulated time in the series of 14 races. The participant with the shortest flying time will be crowned the "FANCIER OF THE YEAR".

Teams will compete in these competitions

Competitions

Full Team

Single Pigeon

Black Jacket

X

Fancier of the Week

X

Final Race

Blue Jacket

Sprint Series

Country Cup

Total payout
$ 2,050,250.00
500 prizes!

FANCIER OF THE WEEK

FANCIER OF THE WEEK

Week

14 Prizes

Prize: Trophies & Certificates

Prize Money USD

Week 1

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 2

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 3

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 4

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 5

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 6

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 7

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 8

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 9

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 10

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 11

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 12

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 13

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

Week 14

1

Trophy & Certificate

$3 000.00

BLACK JACKET - CHAMPION FANCIER

BLACK JACKET – FANCIER OF THE YEAR COMPETITION

Rank

81 Prizes

Prize: Trophies & Certificates

Prize Money USD

1st

1

Floating Trophy & Certificate

$200 000.00

2nd

1

Trophy & Certificate

$150 000.00

3rd

1

Trophy & Certificate

$100 000.00

4th

1

Certificate

$45 000.00

5th

1

Certificate

$30 000.00

6th

1

Certificate

$25 000.00

7th

1

Certificate

$20 000.00

8th

1

Certificate

$17 000.00

9th

1

Certificate

$15 000.00

10th

1

Certificate

$14 000.00

11th

1

Certificate

$13 000.00

12th

1

Certificate

$12 000.00

13th

1

Certificate

$11 000.00

14th

1

Certificate

$10 000.00

15th

1

Certificate

$9 000.00

16th

1

Certificate

$8 000.00

17th

1

Certificate

$7 000.00

18th

1

Certificate

$6 000.00

19th

1

Certificate

$5 000.00

20th

1

Certificate

$4 000.00

21st 35th

15

Certificate

$3 000.00

36th50th

15

Certificate

$2 000.00

51st 75th

25

Certificate

$1750.00

76th81st

6

Certificate

$1500.00

BLUE JACKET COMPETITION - ACE PIGEON

BLUE JACKET COMPETITION – ACE PIGEON

Rank

200 Prizes

Prize: Trophies & Certificates

Prize Money USD

1st

1

Trophy & Certificate

$120 000.00

2nd

1

Trophy & Certificate

$75 000.00

3rd

1

Trophy & Certificate

$40 000.00

4th

1

Certificate

$25 000.00

5th

1

Certificate

$20 000.00

6th

1

Certificate

$15 000.00

7th

1

Certificate

$10 000.00

8th

1

Certificate

$7 000.00

9th

1

Certificate

$5 000.00

10th

1

Certificate

$4 000.00

11th 15th

5

Certificate

$2 500.00

16th20th

5

Certificate

$2 000.00

21st – 50th

30

Certificate

$1 500.00

51st – 100th

50

Certificate

$1 000.00

101st 150th

50

Certificate

$750.00

151st 200th

50

Certificate

Free Entry

*Free Entry refer to a free single bird entry valid for the next season only.

GREEN JACKET - SPRINT SERIES
ACE PIGEON RACE 1-6

GREEN JACKET - SPRINT SERIES

Rank

10 Prizes

Prize: Trophies & Certificates

Prize Money USD

1st

1

Trophy & Certificate

$50 000.00

2nd

1

Trophy & Certificate

$20 000.00

3rd

1

Trophy & Certificate

$15 000.00

4th

1

Certificate

$10 000.00

5th

1

Certificate

$8 000.00

6th

1

Certificate

$6 000.00

7th

1

Certificate

$5 000.00

8th

1

Certificate

$4 500.00

9th

1

Certificate

$4 000.00

10th

1

Certificate

$3 500.00

FINAL RACE

FINAL RACE – 200 PRIZES

Rank

200 Prizes

Prize: Trophies & Certificates

Prize Money USD

1st

1

Trophy & Certificate

$190 000.00

2nd

1

Trophy & Certificate

$80 000.00

3rd

1

Trophy & Certificate

$20 000.00

4th

1

Certificate

$15 000.00

5th

1

Certificate

$10 000.00

6th

1

Certificate

$8 000.00

7th

1

Certificate

$7 000.00

8th

1

Certificate

$6 000.00

9th

1

Certificate

$5 000.00

10th

1

Certificate

$4 000.00

11th – 20th

10

Certificate

$2 500.00

21st – 50th

30

Certificate

$1 500.00

51st – 100th

50

Certificate

$1 000.00

101st – 150th

50

Certificate

$750.00

151st – 200th

50

Certificate

Free Entry

*Free Entry refer to a free single bird entry valid for the next season only.

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