WATCH: Christian Wanewich, Breeder of Champions

Christian Wanewich with his pigeons.

Meet Rocklands pigeon fancier, Christian Wanewich, 77. Two of Mr Wanewich’s prized pigeons won him a national title and a bakkie. He’s a member of the Mitchell’s Plain Homing Union which is affiliated to the Federated Board of Homing Unions. One of his birds was crowned champion following a board race from Bloemfontein to Cape Town. The other, claimed a brand new bakkie following three special races hosted by the federation.