On Tuesday the 31st of March 2015, one new auction started. This auction will end on Sunday the 12th of April 2015.
On Monday the 30th of March 2015, 6 new auctions started. These auctions will all end on Sunday the 12th of April 2015. On Tuesday the 31st of March 2015, the auction of Yves Van de Poel will also start.
This Sunday 29 March 2015 five auctions will finish: Bart & Nance Van Oeckel, Jan Hooymans, Dutch & Belgian Top Lofts, Marco Braspenning and Flanders Collection.
As we announced a while ago, PIPA will be introducing its PIPA rankings for pigeon fanciers in The Netherlands as of next season. The aim of this initiative is to award the country’s best fanciers, and to give their pigeons the international recognition they deserve.
On Sunday 22 March 2015, the sales of Albert Derwa, Jelle Jellema and Gino Clicque will end.
On Wednesday the 18th of March 2015, a new auction started. This auction will end on Sunday the 29th of March 2015.
On Tuesday the 17th of March 2015, 2 new auctions started. These auctions will all end on Sunday the 29th of March 2015.
On Sunday 15 March, seven auctions will end: F&J Vandenheede, Ulrich Lemmens, Leo van Rijn, March Auction, National Winners Auction, Best of Croatia and Batenburg - Van de Merwe.
We regret to inform you that Mr. Brian Vickers, the author of 'Reference to eye sign evaluation in racing pigeons', suddenly passed away on 22 February 2015. His funeral is beaing held on Friday March 13th at Rawdon Crematorium, Leeds.
In the beginning of this week, a pigeon born in 2005 entered Gaston Van de Wouwer's loft. Gaston first thought it was a stray but when he grabbed the bird, the number on its tag looked familiar.
On Saturday 19th of September 2015 the next edition of the famous Mira one loft race in Portugal will be organised. Information for entering birds for the 2015 race is now available.
When scrolling through the online auctions recently, you might have already noticed that each pigeon in the auction is accompanied by a red PDF icon. This icon is located under button to place your bid.
This weekend, six auctions will end. On Saturday 7 March the International Winners Auction, Best of Germany 2 and Collector's Items 3 will finish. On Sunday 8 March, Gebr. van Toor, Henri van Venrooij and Team De Jaeger will sell their birds.
On Wednesday the 4th of March 2015 the auction of Batenburg - Van de Merwe has started. This auction will end on Sunday the 15th of March 2015.
On Saturday 28 February and Sunday 1 March eight auctions will end: Ali Obaed, Rudi De Saer, Pieter Veenstra, Benny Steveninck, Gery Etuin, Nat. Acepigeons KBDB, Brncal-Sudor and Performance Pigeons Belgium & The Netherlands.
We have learned that one of Belgium's biggest fanciers, Etienne Devos, has passed away. He died at the age of 78 on 25 Febuary.
On Tuesday the 24th of February 2015, 2 new auctions started. Both auctions will end on Saturday the 7th of March 2015.
On Sunday 15 February three auctions will end: Jespers-Vanderwegen, Stefaan Lambrechts & Joksch-Bremen.
Gery Etuin organized an exhibition so that the potential buyers can have the opportunity to handle his pigeons. It will take place on Saturday 14th of February during the international exhibition in Fugare at stand number 688.
This weekend seven auctions will end: Bart Geerinckx, Etienne Meirlaen, Comb. Elzinga, Jan & Leanne van de Pasch, Markus Sottor, Van Muylder-Noël-Demul and the One Loft Race Special.
On Monday the 2nd of February 2015, 1 new auction started. This auction will end on Sunday the 15th of February 2015. On Tuesday the 3rd of February, 3 more auctions will start.
This weekend eight auctions will end: Jewels of the Sky - Hyper Exclusive, M&D Evans, SG Wilden-Lutz, Bert Vanden Berghe, Van Dorp, Extreme Long Distance, Jan Keen and Johan Bleyen.
On Tuesday the 27th of January 2015, 2 new auctions started. Both auctions will end on Saturday the 7th of February 2015.
The top 10 winners of the final race were sold for a total of 397.000 rand (+- 30.000 EUR). The most expensive one was the 2nd prize winner, 200.000 rand (15.300 EUR)
It begins to look like a repeating scene; pigeon fanciers displacing each other at the stand of PIPA, like at the front row of a rock concert, eager to get what they want. Again in 2014 and 2015 - in Lang Fang and at the Olympiad in Budapest - the same appeared. The trophy that lead to this excitement? The release of the 3rd version of PIPA Collectors Edition.