Be a part of the only Falcon Racing in Britain
Join us for an action packed weekend of racing as the best Falcons, Trainers and Wingbeat Pilots go head-to-head at Falcon Racing!
Open to Competitors, Breeders and Spectators.
♦ WEEKEND SCHEDULE ♦
Saturday 25th September – Junior Falcon Racing Championship
Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th September 2021 – Novice & Open Stakes
All events are open to Competitors, Breeders and Spectators.
♦ THE COMPETITION ♦
The competition tests a falcons’ abilities in both straight line speed and aerial pursuit in an exciting and varied spectacle.
The Flat Race (Telwah) is a classic 400m straight flight sprint to the lure over level ground, timed between a start and finish beam. The fastest falcon wins!
The Hunt Race is a simulated hunt of a remote-controlled robotic prey (Wingbeat Roprey), demonstrating the hunting abilities of the falcon; strength and fitness in the climb, speed in the stoop, agility in the chase and accuracy in its footing of the Roprey.
♦ EVENT SCHEDULE ♦
SATURDAY 25th & SUNDAY 26th
The Flat race will take place in the morning, with the Hunt race in the afternoon. *weather permitting.
08.30: Gates Open
09.30: Welcome Introduction
10.00: Flat Race – up to 60 falcons
12:00: Have-a-go Piloting the Wingbeat Roprey
13.00: Hunt Race – up to 30 falcons
16.30: Racing Finishes
16.45: Awards Ceremony
18.30: Gates Close
♦ ENTRY PRICES ♦
Adult Spectator – One Day Ticket: £30 | Weekend Ticket: £50
Child Spectator – One Day Ticket: £15 | Weekend Ticket: £30
*Spectator Pavilion Package* – One Day: £99.99 | Weekend: £149.99
♦ INFORMATION FOR ALL ♦
- Dress – high standards of presentation throughout the weekend, however please do dress for the weather.
- No pets are permitted onsite for falcon safety reasons.
- Once you have purchased your ticket(s), you will be emailed confirmation. Closer to the event, you will receive an email containing a QR code – please save, download, or print it out – we will need to scan the code at the entrance.
- Lunch will be available to purchase from catering vans onsite. *Buffet lunch is included for Pavilion Ticket holders on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th – depending on ticket type.