Pools, fees & prizes

Membership Fees

The Federation has a Club Affiliation Fee and a Member Subscription Fee which are set each year at the Annual General Meeting. Fees are to be paid by the 1st of March each year. Details of this year’s fees are listed below.
Club – £25 per club
Members – £20 per member

Hold Over Fee £1 per loft (payable in the event of a hold over)

 

Pools – Section and Open

The Federation has the following pools available for entry at open races. The pools allocation is one prize for every 20 entries.

5p. 10p. 20p. 30p, 40p, 50p, and £1 (Every 20 entries)
50p nomination – 1st 60% – 2nd 40%

Open races – nominations unlimited

A 5% administration fee is deducted from ALL pools

 

Entry Fees

Entry fees for birds are set each year by the Management Committee. The fees this year are as follows:

Birdage – 40p all races except Marlborough, Portsmouth (Bedhampton), Falaise OB Open and Stafford YB Open.

Marlborough Federation Race
Entry fee £1 a bird.

Inland old bird race from Portsmouth (Bedhampton) – Duplicated with S.N.F.C.
Duplicated Birds No Federation Charge, Non-duplicated birds – SNFC Charge of £1-50 per bird

Old bird open from Falaise – Duplicated with S.N.F.C.
Duplicated Birds 50p, Non-duplicated birds 50p + SNFC Charge of £2-50 per bird, £3-00 total

Young Bird Open from Stafford
Entry fee £1 a bird.

 

Prize Money – East and West Section

The Federation has prize money available for it’s two open races. The prize money for the Open races is paid as a percentage of the number of lofts in each section. The division of this year’s prize money is detailed below:

Old bird open: – £450 paid on Percentage of Members in each section –

East Section – 62% = £280 – 20 prizes:

1st – £50 2nd – £40 3rd – £30 4th – £20 5th – £15
6th – £15 7th – £12 8th – £10 9th – £10 10th – £10
11th – £10 12th – £10 13th – £10 14th – £8 15th – £5
16th – £5 17th – £5 18th – £5 19th – £5 20th – £5

West Section – 38% = £170 – 15 prizes:

1st – £35 2nd – £25 3rd – £15 4th – £15 5th – £15
6th – £10 7th – £10 8th – £10 9th – £5 10th – £5
11th – £5 12th – £5 13th – £5 14th – £5 15th – £5

Young Bird Open : – £300 paid on Percentage of Members in each section –

East Section – 62% = £186 – 15 prizes:

1st – £30 2nd – £20 3rd – £18 4th – £15 5th – £12
6th – £12 7th – £12 8th – £12 9th – £12 10th – £10
11th – £10 12th – £8 13th – £5 14th – £5 15th – £5

West Section – 38% = £114 – 10 prizes:

1st – £30 2nd – £20 3rd – £15 4th – £10 5th – £10
6th – £10 7th – £5 8th – £5 9th – £5 10th – £4