Gerda
B94-5315093
1 internat. Barcelona 1996

In 1996 Albert and Michel Willems reached the summum a Barcelona player can attain: their checkered hen Gerda won the 1st prize on the international contest out of Barcelona.
On the 5th of July she reached her loft in Eisden at 10.55 leaving behind her 20 128 concurrent racers.

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Origin

Albert got Gerda as a youngster from his friend Danny Szymczak (Eisden). For that matter Gerda is the name of Danny's Wife.

Record

1996: 1 international Barcelona 20129 p.
1995: The year before her victory on Barcelona, Gerda already won 19 internat. Bordeaux 4257 p.

Offspring

Gerda is  granddam of Yvonne, 1 nat. Brive (hens).

Story

In 1997 Gerda was sold in a public auction together with the complete winning Barcelona team (47 pigeons)of Eisden.