"CU 1001/04" is a beautiful handling cock bred from excellent Smeulders & Spanjaards bloodlines that was entered in the Le Tour by Cal Murray.  His nest mate CU 1002 was 9th Sprint Champion and in 3rd position going into the last race but failed to return from a fast 500 km race???

"1001" bred 05 CU 23258, 2nd OA MidIsland Derby.  As well, a 2nd round sibling flew against the Le Tour birds in 2005 but not entered and was 2 minutes ahead of the sprint winner.