Lee & Ian Sullivan from Pyecombe, West Sussex have been racing for numerous years and have had some outstanding performances in Club, Federation & National Races over the past few years.
Not many fanciers have achieved what they have done.
They have won 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 7th & 8th OPEN BRITISH INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP CLUB from WADEBRIDGE in 2006.
1st OPEN NATIONAL FLYING CLUB from ANGERS in 2008 against 5,957 pigeons with a winning velocity of 1279ypm.
2nd OPEN BRITISH INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP CLUB from GUERNSEY in 2012.
1st OPEN BRITISH BARCELONA CLUB from MESSAC in 2013.
Lee & Ian Sullivan had been thinking about running a One Loft Race from Southdown Lofts, which is situated in the picturesque South Downs countryside, West Sussex and after a some meetings with Paul Smith it was decided to start the BRITISH MASTERS NATIONAL ONE LOFT RACE and have a HOT SPOT RACE and the FINAL RACE in conjunction with the BRITISH INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP CLUB giving pigeon fanciers and other entrants the chance to win either the HOT SPOT RACE and the FINAL RACE in the BRITISH MASTERS NATIONAL ONE LOFT RACE whilst at the same time competing to try to win both the coveted BRITISH INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP CLUB YOUNG BIRD RACES.
Ian Sullivan will act as the Loft Manager and will be responsible for the daily work and the training of the pigeons in the race loft.
Paul Smith who is known all over the world for his outstanding racing performances in Mid-Week, Club, Federation, Open, Amalgamation, Combine & National Races when he was racing under his own name. He was also a co-partner in the world famous Regency Lofts.
Since he packed up racing his own pigeons he has specialized, entered and travelled to One Loft Races literally all over the world. He has also acted as the United Kingdom Race Co-ordinator /Shipper & Administration for scores of top One Loft Races and has vast experience in this field.
Paul Smith will be in charge of the Administration side of the BRITISH MASTERS NATIONAL ONE LOFT RACE.