AcceptingBirdsfor the 2023 Race Series: May 1st - August 1st.
Replacements until August 15th
Perch Fee: $125 per Bird (non-refundable). Birds with unpaid perch fees will not enter the racing loft.
1 Backup for every 5 birds paid for. For example: send 6 and pay for 5 birds, Send 12 and pay for 10 birds.
You must pay for 5 perches to be able to send a back up bird. For example: If you have 1 free perch and want a back up bird, you would need to pay for 5 perches. In this example you could send 7 and pay for 5.
Entry Fee: $200 per bird due after 125-mile activation race (mandatory). If your bird doesn't go to the 200 miler, you will be refunded your entry fee.
All birds that are not paid for by the deadline of one week following the 125-mile Activation Toss will become the property of the High Desert yearling Classic.
100% of the $200 entry fee is PAID BACK IN PRIZE MONEY.
Races: Plans include 200, 300 & 375-mile race series in May & June as Yearlings.
If birds and weather allow it, the 375 mile race could turn into a 400 mile race.
Race dates Vary depending on the weather.
Payout: Prizes paid by the first drop then clocking order in the 200, 300 and 375-mile race. If a bird does not clock and is known to have been in the drop, the bird will be entered as last bird in that drop. If there is a tie, the birds will share that prize equally.
W-9 forms will need to be completed if winnings are over $600
Upon Arrival: All birds will be quarantined and vaccinated for PMV and Salmonella, treated for internal/external parasites before entering the racing loft. Starting Summer 2022 all birds will be chipped and entered into Wincompanion once the Previous Race Season is over.
Training: If weather permits tosses will begin in the Fall and will resume in the spring.
Clocking System: TauRIS
After the Race Season: Any birds not claimed 10 days after the last race become the property of the High Desert Yearling Classic and can be sold or disposed of at the discretion of the Loft Manager.
Birds remain property of the Breeder and are returned for the actual cost of postage from the Post Office.
SEND BIRDS TO: Kenny King 3377 N 3065 E Twin Falls, ID 83301 208-329-0364