The national race from Gueret, which concludes this season, was a tough one because of the late liberation. At some places, prizes were won up to Monday noon. Jimmy Van Kerckhoven won the race with the fastest pigeon of all 19,035 competitors.
People interested in exhibiting at the 2015 Olympiad can now book their trade stand until 1 October.
On Saturday August 30th the big final of Danish Pigeon Race gathered around 500 happy fanciers from all over Europe! The final race from Göttingen and the 400 km was the culmination since the youngsters were delivered from all over the world back in May.
PIPA agent for Turkey Recep Ozturk and his Dutch partner Sergio Ferreira, racing under the name Timsah Derby Race, have won the semi-final of the Golden Race Algarve 2014. Their pigeon Emily arrived alone about one minute earlier than the second one in the race and got her fanciers a Ford Moondust Silver.
As from 13 October Gaston Van de Wouwer, famous for breeding De Kaasboer and for winning numerous prestigious races, will sell all his birds on PIPA except two rounds of youngsters of 2014. To give all people interested an idea of what Gaston has in store, you can already download or order the auction catalogue.