Welcome to the web site of the North Road Championship Club

'Champions of the North Road'

Who are we

The organisation held its first race way back in 1901. That was from Lerwick, and it is this iconic race point that continues to be the main focus of the race programme.

Competing from the Shetland Isles is the ultimate test for fancier and bird, and the much coveted prize is the fabulous King’s Cup, one of the most valuable and prestigious trophies in the whole of pigeon racing.

A look back through the years

Reports From yesteryear

Winners Through The Years


Latest News


Saturday 06/07/2019 The pigeons at Lerwick have been liberated by Darren and Merv at 8.00 in a strong North West wind. Good luck to you all.


Saturday 06/07/2019 The weather is improving at Lerwick and we are hopeful of a liberation soon. Please check back around 9.00 for further news.

Fraserburgh Sections

Yes, it was a tough race like many from the same racepoint in the past, but returns were good when the North Road Championship Club competed from Fraserburgh for the […]

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The 2018 Day of Champions will be held on Saturday 1st December, be a part of it!