The German father and son combination of Helmut and Alfons Klaas are one of the very best pigeon lofts in Germany but they have also gained an international reputation thanks to their impressive results in various One Loft Races. No other pigeon loft has managed to win so many top results in the most prestigious one loft races, including the One Million Dollar Race, the Carnival Race, and the Derby Arona Tenerife. Klaas came, saw, and conquered. The German top loft brings you brothers and sisters of their best One Loft Race racing birds in a fantastic auction.
The Janssen brothers from Arendonk were without doubt the world’s most famous fanciers. The last direct Janssen breeding birds were sold for high prices in April 2012 on PIPA. A short while later, the pigeon fanciers’ community bid farewell to the famous Janssen brothers when Louis passed away. Direct Janssen pigeons have become real collector’s items, and Josh Reilly is now selling 8 direct Janssen birds in auction on PIPA, bred from ‘Schone Vos’, ‘Late Vos van 2004’ x ‘Schoon Licht’, ‘Geschelpte Klamper’, ‘Septemberman x Dochter Princes’ and ‘Schone Blauwe x Klein Licht’. Every experienced fancier will appreciate the value of these legendary bloodlines, and will be looking forward to this unique auction.
The purchase of pigeons from the outstanding line of Ludo Claessens has allowed Wout Spierings to significantly improve his strong family of prize winners. His outstanding breeders Amerigo, Zwaardje, Miss Tours, Simply’s Brother, Bont Beauty, Crack Vedetje, Super White, Golden Supercrack, etc. have bred many first prize winners and great champions. PIPA explicitly suggested to Wout to his his super class breeders and racing birds that are based for at least 50% on the Claessens bloodline. This is a highly exclusive collection, since Ludo Claessens himself sold his entire collection almost 8 years ago. The Claessens breed has had a considerable impact on modern day pigeon racing, which makes this quite a special auction. Pigeon fanciers from across the world will be looking forward to this.
The purchase of different champions from internationally successful pigeon lofts has enabled the Iraqi fancier ali Abaed to make his dream come true, creating a wonderful collection of pigeons. This is a unique collection not only in the Middle East but worldwide. Ali sporadically offers for sale some of his invaluable breeders, always with the help of PIPA. This top quality auction brings you a daughter of the phenomenal Lucky 848, a youngster of Limburg’s outstanding Gilbert, and a youngster of Wittekop Gladiator of Geerinckx x the latest daughter of Verkerk’s Solange. Also included are two youngsters of the 1st Int. Perpignan winner Black Magic, and a youngster of Zoon Blauwe Prins, the grandfather of a 1st Interprov. Vierzon. This is another impressive collection of top quality pigeons.
Pigeon racing has become increasingly popular on the island of Tenerife. The Derby Arona, the toughest one day long distance race worldwide, has helped put the Spanish island on the map. Tenerife is also home to a number of excellent pigeon fanciers, including most notably Jorge Rodriguez. He is now selling two unique racing pigeons on PIPA, two pigeons that are great in racing across the sea. This makes them invaluable for any fancier looking to excel in the most demanding conditions.
Two of Portugal’s most successful pigeon fanciers are Miguel Aguas and Papo Cheio. They owe many of their major achievements to a number of investments in Belgium, where they purchased pigeons from some of the best fanciers. Miguel is now auctioning some of his most valuable breeders, including pigeons of of Rudi De Saer (from stock pair Perigueux x Corry and from Argentonneke), Albert Derwa (from a brother of Paulien), Chris Debacker (from Nick x Natascha), Bourlard (from a brother of Limoges) and last but not least Gaby Vandenabeele (from Rudy). This is an impressive auction with super class pigeons.
Peter is fond of the long distance competition, and he is used to working with nothing but top class bloodlines. He was particularly successful with youngsters of some of the finest pigeons of Batenburg-VD Merwe, Boogaerd-Van Buren and Etienne Meirlaen, which enabled him to create a solid racing team in no time. Peter is now forced to sell his carefully built up collection due to health reasons: he is selling 7 top quality pigeons that come straight from two internationally renowned pigeon lofts, including most notably youngsters of New Laureaat, New Witbuik, Amalia and Diamantje of Batenburg-VD Merwe.