The American Racing Pigeon Union (AU) held their Lake Zone district meeting on November 14, 2012 in Noblesville, Indiana. AU Lake Zone Director Ron Pairan and AU Sports Membership Manager Deone Roberts spoke to a crowd of about 35 fanciers from Indiana, Ohio and Missouri.
Deone Roberts addressed the importance of having strong Club Bylaws, how to navigate the AU website, updated attendees about the race program Windspeed and how it correlates with the National Database, how to submit a Board Action Requests, the new AU Administrations Deadlines and so on.
Ron Pairan spoke about the value of supporting the 4H program and about a variety of other issues important to the local area.
After the Zone meeting, the top 5 birds that flew the 2012 Billie Pranger 300 mile Futurity were auctioned off as well as a select draft of donated birds bring in a just under $4,000 for the Indianapolis RPC.