How Our Races Work
To guarantee your birds fly in the 2021-2022 Texas Shootout please be sure you pay your Perch Fees by the deadline.
Just because you signed up online does not mean your birds are eligible.
You MUST pay by deadline to be eligible this year!
Please see Update Page for extended deadline information.
Clocking Provided by Win Companion
Perch fees must be paid no later than APRIL 15th, 2021
DO NOT WAIT TO MAKE YOUR PAYMENTS WITH Y
MAIL YOUR CHECKS TO THE
ADDRESS BELOW OR CALL FOR
OTHER PAYMENT OPTIONS:
103 S Washburn Streetr
Decatur, TX 76234
See Update Page for More Information
May 1 - June 30, 2021
Accepting Replacements Until July 1st
Ship birds to:
103 S Washburn Street
Decatur, TX 76234
(1-4 birds) $275 per bird
(5 or more birds) $200 per bird
DUE BY APRIL 15TH!
$500 per bird – due before December 22, 2021 – NO EXCEPTIONS
Must be 18 years of age to enter the race.
THIS IS A 4 RACE SERIES
Races will be 150, 250, 300 and 350 miles; beginning the first weekend in January 2022
150 Miles – Average Speed Only (January 8, 2022)
250 & 300 Miles – Trapping Order (January 15 & 22, 2022)
350 Miles – 1st Drop then Trapping Order (January 29, 2022)
Please read all of the information to answer your questions. If you still have questions, please contact us!
Ties on the 350-mile race will be given the same clocking # and winnings added together and split equally
Race dates are subject to weather
Average Speed Payouts will be 1st - 7th
Any unforeseen circumstances will be settled by CL Gage and Kenny Kelley. All decisions will be final.
ALL birds MUST BE ACTIVATED to remain eligible for the races
All birds that have not been activated become the property of the race and will be auctioned off.
All birds that have been activated will be shipped back to the breeder after the race, at the owner’s expense.
If any race fee is not paid by the owner, that complete team of birds will be sold and all monies earned will go to the new payee. The bird(s) also becomes property of the payee
A completed W-9 will be required for winnings of $600 or more
No person involved with the Texas Shootout will be allowed to breed or enter birds into the race.
Average Speed paid by the clock. Computed by Wincompanion
If a bird does not clock, due to piggybacking or chip malfunction, and is verified the bird is in that drop, it will be placed last in that drop
Birds must be retrieved within 14 days after the final race or become the property of The Texas Shootout
$60 shipping per box for the first 2 birds, $10 for each additional bird.
Questions: Call Kenny Kelly at 214-802-4440 or Patti Gage at 817-929-9474