Monday, March 27, 2017

Brotherhood in Cockfighting


The thing about cockfighting is that majority never experienced the positive aspect of the sport. It’s really hard to comprehend the life of cockers as another dimension of the righteous people. But you know, cockers are one of the friendliest persons in the world because it is easy for them to connect in any they can.

Meeting them in a casual way could give you the environment that you never experienced before. They are very gentle and open to any subject during the entire conversation. Well, maybe, cockfighting as a sport gives an aura of brotherhood instinct especially when the topic about chickens – it seems that there will be no tomorrow.

Cockers are very modest not only because they are honest with their dealings but because of the bond that binds them all. The information that they shared is very informative to your likings and never goes astray. The sportsmanship within each cocker is truly vulnerable to misbehaviour.

Betting is part of the game and cockers don’t have any bad feelings to anyone when lost in competition. They knew that cockfighting is a friendly game; not just a competition. Actually, they reach out to competitors and congratulate them for their success. Nothing is personal for them but it’s just a game all throughout. They made a better person out of cockfighting because there’s always a next time to excel someday.

Facebook and other social media add to the brotherhood of cockers. The friendship goes beyond to the actual event in the cockpit arena. Well, of course, knowing someone in the virtual world means gaining the bond for each cocker. There’s a feeling that they are allied and they will also appreciate us. This is the beginning of another friendship and connections. This is the reason why many cockers had already reached the maximum amount of friends in Facebook and nowadays, internet plays a vital role in cockfighting.

The bond and friendship in cockfighting world is not only limited inside the cockpit but also in social media. It is not just about chicken talk; it also extends to personal lives. Some of the cockers met because of business partnership, supplier or any other concepts about chickens. And, that’s the start of good business relation with each other.

Well, that’s the magic of cockfighting. Many cockers testifying that since they involved with our sport the number of friends was tremendously increased. Thus, given much time to reflect with this kind of trade, it will continue to expand otherwise.

The circle of friend gives much confidence to every cocker and camaraderie is very strong. It’s like a fraternity in military wherein relationship blossomed overtime. The important aspect is cockfighting have unity to nurture and make a stand to fight against from the groups who are against cockfighting.

Majority knew that cockfighting as a sport is getting better compared to the previous years. This is happening now because of fervent support by cockfighting enthusiasts to the industry. It really helped the economy by creating gamefowl products and other services.

Here lies the fun and enjoyment coupled with friendship; cockfighting brotherhood moves its height in the future.



Sunday, March 26, 2017

Entry Names in Cockfighting


Nowadays, different companies have their own ways in reaching-out for their customers or clients. The marketing strategies that they apply in order to capture the locals and people around the world with ease are very normal. The very essence of entry names in all aspects of business-related establishments are clearly seen in the modern technology.

In cockfighting, entry name in joining a derby is a must to distinguish the owner or the team involved. Likewise, the opportunities to advertise the sponsor, company or the name of the owner’s farm itself. Moreover, cockers really wanted to be connected to the winning name by default. And, of course, the fame and the business endeavour related kind of influence and connection.

Integration with the sponsor name is the most common wherein recognizing their help to this trade. Without them, maybe we can’t join in a derby have a high pot money.

Some cockers joining a derby would use the name of their loved ones as entry name. There are different reasons why they’re doing this way.  Sometimes, other cockers believed for the luck when doing so. Well, as always, using names that captures any cockers’ heart would advantageous to them. The entry name is a matter of personal choice for individual cocker.

The most common from breeders or cockers point-of-view is that advertising the products name could elevate the products into another dimension. Knowing the positive aspects of spreading the name of the products and services can be truly gain fame and revenues in the long run.

Advertised business products from suppliers could give sponsorship to cockers and breeders alike. Promotion is a way of life and every business needs to be pushed through the target market especially cockfighting. We knew for sure that this is the marketing strategy of every establishment that caters to chickens.

Remember the name “Thunderbird” - an entry is owned by a big company of gamefowl products. It is the entry name of Amado Araneta! Then, other entries are promoting a particular date of a derby. So, by doing this they are inviting the audience to join also to their derby. They encouraged target potential customers as easy as ABC.

Different entry name connotes different concepts of the gamefowl products that came along with it. But the thing is, it must be masculine in form and meaning (especially for the feeds and health of chickens) like Toro, Cobra, Lion, etc. While other cockers like to use the word like terminator, assassin and any other strong words. What would be your reaction if you hear that there is an entry has a name like this?

Therefore, luckily, cockers can really distinguish the entry names when joining a derby. An attention-catching name can give luck to your fighter chicken in return. It’s like a trademark of your endeavor in cockfighting and personality as well. Recognition for your entry as an owner can help uplift your self-esteem.