2019 Hunt Race Results
We held our launch event over two days in late September 2019, with cash prizes kindly sponsored by Abu Dhabi Falconers Club.
We welcomed 12 falcons into the Flat race, and another 32 falcons into the Hunt race.
First Place – Jimmy Robinson on behalf of Safran
Falconer Jimmy Robinson and Wingbeat Pilot Matt Aggett, gained a well-deserved first place podium position with Gyr ‘Ameena’ after completing the Hunt Race in just 1:46.757.
Mr Sultan Al Mahmoud from Abu Dhabi Falconers Club awarded the prizes.
Second Place – Ben Kniveton on behalf of Safran
Falconer Ben Kniveton and Wingbeat Pilot Matt Aggett, came second place with Gyr ‘Dhuka’ after completing the race in 2:03.822.
Mr Sultan Al Mahmoud from Abu Dhabi Falconers Club, and Dr Nick Fox awarded the prizes.
Third Place – Alejandro Sola on behalf of Northumberland Crow Falcons
Falconer Alejandro Sola and Wingbeat Pilot Remy Van Wijk, claimed third place with Gyr x Saker ‘Slipstream’ after completing the race with a time of 2:12.747.
View the placed falcons for the Hunt Race below;
Full Results from the 2019 Hunt Race
|Position||Falcon Name||Falcon Owner||Pilot||Species||Ring Number||Time||Gap|
|1||Ameena||Safran||Matt Aggett||15/16 White Gyr||0140FOX19X||1:46.757||0.000|
|2||Dhuka||Safran||Matt Aggett||Grey Gyr||0148FOX19X||2:03.822||+17.065|
|3||Slipstream||Northumberland Crow Falcons||Remy Van Wijk||7/8 White Gyr/Saker||1242FOX14W||2:12.747||+25.990|
|4||James the judicator|
|Roy Lupton||Roy Lupton||Gyr x Peregrine||12ROY.L17W||2:21.772||+35.015|
|5||Sabaya||Safran||Matt Aggett||15/16 White Gyr||0170FOX19X||2:29.303||+42.546|
|6||Bow||Matthew Price||Simon Lyddon||Pere/Lanner||25WHC19W||2:29.483||+42.726|
|7||Amra||Safran||Matt Aggett||¾ Black Gyr||0174FOX19X||2:47.451||+1:00.694|
|8||Sahara||NBC Environment||John Dickson||¾ Gyr/Saker||28NBC19W||2:48.720||+1:01.963|
|9||Stingray||Northumberland Crow Falcons||Remy Van Wijk||Peregrine/Saker||3:07.260||+1:20.503|
|10||Sazma||Safran||Matt Aggett||Black Gyr||0171FOX19X||3:19.469||+1:32.712|