On Saturday May 31, four members sent 25 birds to Newark in England.
The birds were released at 6am . The weather was sunny with a light south west wind. First home in the club was a 2year old blue bar hen, belonging to Brian Craig of Inverbervie , with a flying time of 8hours 25minutes and velocity of 928.38. In second position was D&D Hay with a blue bar yearling hen, velocity of 871.48. 3rd position also goes to D&D Hay with a 5year old widowhood cock, velocity of 856.95.
D&D took 4th and 5th with a 2year old and a 3year old, velocities 851.65 and 841.76. In 6th position was Eddie Mann with a yearling velocity 825.02 .Michael Craig from Johnshaven had 1 bird home on Sunday morning .
Brian Craig wins the Newark Cup for this race.