Today, Tuesday December 1, a new auction started. This auction ends on Saturday December 12.
4 auctions closed this weekend, which are briefly discussed below. The four auctions raised 488.500 EURO in total.
Today, 7 new auctions started. All the auctions will end on December 12. and December 13.
Sunday 29 November the auction of Nico van Noordenne will be launched. Bidding will only be possible on Monday 30 November starting from 5 pm CEST.
As the auction of the partnership Thibaut-Boons is currently running on PIPA until the 5th of December, a catalogue has been released.
Today, Tuesday 24. November, 2 new auctions started. Both auctions will end on Saturday December 5th and Sunday December 6th.
Today, Monday November 22., 5 new auctions started. All auctions will end on Saturday 5. and Sunday 6. of December.
We are proud to announce the birth of the latest member of the PIPA dynasty, Jef Gyselbrecht. Jef was born on Monday morning the 23rd of November at 7:16am, 13 days after his due date, weighing in at 3.860 kg and 52.5 cm tall. He follows in the footsteps of his sister Amalia, who was born 14 days later than expected four years ago.
This weekend six auctions will end: Dirk Deroose, Olympiad Auction and KBDB Auction on Saturday and Andreas Drapa, Anne Van Meerkerk and Performance Pigeons on Sunday.
The annual PIPA auction of Gerard and Bas Verkerk, in which they sell youngsters from their best breeders, takes place from 23 November to 6 December. This auction is definitely worth following, as the loft from Reeuwijk has been performing exceptionally well this season. Their new catalogue should give you an idea of their achievements and the pigeon breed that is at the basis of their success.
How about giving yourself a wonderful Christmas present between 14 and 27 December? This is when the invaluable pigeon collection of father and son Raf and Kurt Platteeuw from West Flanders will be available for sale. The combination will be selling their old and one year old racing birds and breeders. Discover this golden opportunity in our catalogue.
One of this auction season's highlights is the sale of South African fancier Mark Kitchenbrand. He is known for his world-class one loft race stars Birdy and Victor. Both have won the South African Million Dollar Pigeon Race and are now up for auction.
Six different auctions closed on Sunday, selling 59 pigeons in total. The overall revenue was 104,650 EURO, with an average sale price of 1,773 EURO/pigeon.
15,900 euro is the astounding average sale price that Pieter Veenstra achieved when he sold six youngsters in a Jewels auction in 2013-2014. This record breaking amount and all other high averages achieved in our Jewels auctions will now be included on our Milestones page, which provides an overview of all previous auction records, including that of most expensive pigeon ever.
Renowned pigeon fancier and extreme long distance champion Georges Carteus from Ronse passed away yesterday the 9th of November. Mister Perpignan is no longer among us.
Today, Tuesday November 10th, a new auction started. This auction ends on Sunday November 22nd.
The preliminary result of the Europa Marathon 2015 is out. The Rezenthel brothers from the French city of Marck top the table, just as they did in 2013. The top 3 is completed by Piet De Vogel (Oude Tonge, NL) and Paul & Sven Saeytijdt (Brakel, BE), second and third respectively.
Five auctions closed on Sunday, raising 170,370 EURO in total. We will briefly discuss each auction below.
Today, Tuesday November 3th, 2 new auctions started. Both auctions end on Sunday November 15th.
An extensive list of top quality pigeons will be sold in auction in the coming few months. We are selling collector's items, youngsters of world renowned breeders, successful racing birds across all disciplines, and everything in between. We would like to show you what this auction season has to offer.
Three auctions closed this weekend, and a brief report can be found below. This weekend closed with a total revenue of 318.700 euro.
Today, Tuesday October 27th, a new auction started. This auction will end on Sunday November 8th.
Five different auctions closed on Sunday, raising 220,450 euro in total. This is an overview of every auction.
Seven different auctions closed this weekend, selling 271 pigeons in total. The overall revenue was 602,900 euro, or an average sale price of 2,225 euro per pigeon!
The Gevaert-Van Schoorisse combination from Ronse will start selling their old birds on 19 October, including their national prize winners and ace pigeons. Which of them are the most eye catching pigeons? Find out here.