Please check UPDATES  regularly for all current information ~~!


  • Receiving Birds Feb 5 – May 31 (or up to 800 entries)
  • Perch Fees - $125 per bird or 6 for $600 ($100 each 6 or more).
  • Entry fees - $300 per bird due at 125 mile Activation Race.
  • 5 Race Series starting Nov 9 – 150, 200, 250, 300, 365 miles


  • Maximum 5-7 days between races with training between races.
  • GPS tracking on trailer.
  • 2018: 82% of paid perches shipped to 1st race, 63% to the Final Race.
  • 2018: No blow-home 1260 ypm Final with 985 miles of training.


  • Payout 1st drop, then clocking order.
  • Payout on the Final Race limited to 10% of birds shipped to the Final.
  • OPTIONAL $500 High Roller Average Speed entry (40/30/20/10 split).
  • OPTIONAL 400 mile race 10 days after the Final 365 - $125 entry.


* Payout 1st drop split equally - Trapping order after that.

* Winnings over 600 require W-9.

* No auction/buybacks - Breeder pays return shipping of $60 - Additional birds over 2, add $10 each.

* All birds MUST be activated unless bird is injured or unable to reasonably compete or by mutual agreement.

* All birds vaccinated on arrival. Birds will receive a booster and pox the weekend of July 4.

* Entry fees will be refunded for any activated bird not making it to the first 150 mile race.

* Birds not activated will be sold and new buyer retains all rights.

* If a bird does not clock, due to piggy back or clock or chip malfunction, and is verified to be in that drop, it will be placed last in that drop. 

* 1st Drop is defined at the first drop of birds trapping/clocking prior to the arrival of an additional drop of birds.  


CONTACTS
Shipping Address: 965 E Desert Lane, Gilbert AZ 85234

Make checks payable to "Arizona Classic Derby".
Steve Furlonge steve@irishsyndicatelofts.com (480) 215-4255
Gordon Meng Gordon.Meng1102@gmail.com (480)388-9580