It's all sorrow and misery for our Chinese pigeon colleagues after a race in Beijing turned into a catastrophe. The Chinese news website calls it a huge disaster in which thousands of pigeons are likely to get lost.
Mike Schüler has won nearly every important prize in Germany in a remarkably short period of time. He won the title of 1st Ace Cock in Germany, 2nd Ace Hen in Germany, and he finished in 11th place in the German national championship. These results are difficult to match, especially because of the high number of championship points.
Guido Loockx has no less than four Olympiad Pigeons on his impressive palmares, the first one being his stock pigeon Pantani, Olympiad Pigeon in Blackpool in 1999. Then came Mrs. Blue Sky (Dortmund '09), Kai-Mook (Poznan '11) and now Olympic Violetta (Budapest '15).
Last year PIPA was visited by Adrian John, a young Australian pigeon fancier who is the mind behind Dynamic Lofts Australia. Here's a short introduction to the history and goal behind Dynamic Lofts Australia.
Erik Limbourg is a man who likes to start all over again. About five years after his record breaking public auction Erik has another surprise in store for us: he will be selling his entire collection of pigeons of 2013 and older between 27 April and 10 May 2015. You can now download our online catalogue of this mouthwatering auction or order a printed copy.
Peter Theunis has been successful for more than two centuries, thanks to his extensive efforts to try and create a collection of top quality pigeons. He has won a long list of top results in Brabant 2000, and the Embregts-Theunis pigeons have proved to be really successful in the loft of Jan Timmermans in Friesland as well. And this loft is just one of many references.