The American Archangel Club held its Annual meet with the Southern California Color Pigeon Club during the 2011 Pageant of Pigeons in Riverside California November 2011.
Hans Schipper of Holland who is perhaps the best judge for Archangels in the world. He judges them all over Europe. So, it was quite a privilege to have him judge Archangels for the American Archangel Club and So. Calif Color Pigeon Club in 2011. The exhibitors of Archangels turned in a good number of birds. It was nice to see 63 Archangels in the show.
Perry Mueller won champion Archangel with a Copper Black Wing young hen rated Highly Superior (96). Reserve Champion and Best Blue Wing Archangel went to Marvin Jones with a Copper Blue Wing old cock rated Superior (95). Best Copper White Wing went to Hermann Baertschi, Best Gold White Wing went to Owen Kalland and Best Gold Black Wing went to Terry Ward.
Included were some rare colors not seen before in the USA: two blue wing white barred birds
one gold and one copper. Another rare one was a copper white wing checker.
Click on the links below to see result of other recent shows
2011 show results for the So Calif Color Pigeon Club
2010 show results for the United Swallow Club
2011 show results for the United Swallow Club
2010 show results for the So Calif Color Pigeon Club