"LONGWINGS" Blue Check Heitzman Sion Hen. 2007--1899. Bred By No Sweat Lofts. PERMANENT BREEDER at THE NO SWEAT LOFTS in Richmond, Kentucky. "LONGWINGS" flew 600 MILES as a YOUNG BIRD from Florida back to Kentucky. She again flew the same 600 MILES as a yearling. In 2017, she will be mated to "HARD CORE" Silver Bar Cock, also a 600 MILE YOUNG BIRD. The blood from "LONGWINGS" is now well distributed throughout the NO SWEAT LOFTS in 2017. Six different sons and daughters out of this hen are also serving as breeders in 2017, as well as several grandchildren and great grandchildren. "LONGWINGS is a great long-distance HEITZMAN SION bred down from many generations of the very best long-distance racers originally deriving in France and America. She is down from Charles Heitzman's famous Sion line he termed "GLORY-LINE" as "MORNING GLORY" and other Sions were in this linage. She represent the Heitzman Sion family in nearly a perfect type. Physically, she has extraordinary wings, especially the length ration compared to her body once handled and observed. Thus, her given name. She is a exceptionally healthy pigeon and always excellent mother.
No Sweat Lofts