March auction - 19 pigeons - 2,139 EURO / pigeon
Because some bidders are not always able to pay for their purchased pigeons, PIPA puts these non-purchased pigeons up for auction several times a year. A second chance was possible for the buyers to acquire something beautiful. In the auction in March there were certainly a few beautiful pigeons. For example, a daughter of Golden Prince was sold for 5,000 EURO. There was even more interest in Silver Hall, a daughter of Said in Spun Silver x Halover offered by Mike Ganus. She was sold for 5,400 EURO.
Gebroeders Leideman (NL) - 5 pigeons - 3,240 EURO / pigeon
Pigeons of the German superman Wolfgang Roeper play a very important role in forging their colony. The brothers offered five pigeons from the German grandmaster in a top auction. Torsten was the pigeon that demanded the most attention. He already became the father of Jet, a top racing pigeon with the Leideman family. Torsten was sold for 7,400 EURO. In total, the auction raised 16,200 EURO.
Petar Radolovic (CR) - 6 pigeons - 1,325 EURO / pigeon
A wonderful offer from the wizard of the Balkans, namely the 1st Nat. Ace pigeon Andrea, Olympiad pigeon Olympic Mirna and 1st European Cup pigeon Mistral. Then we forget Buldozer. The 1st National Ace pigeon by the shortest distance, it was sold today as the most expensive (2,000 EURO) in an auction that raised a total of 7,950 EURO.
Maarten Huijsmans (NL) - 2,300 EURO / pigeon
Maarten Huijsmans has proved himself unapproachable in his favorite sprint and middle distance game in recent years. He has been doing that with the same pigeons for years. A great small stock of pigeons that excels every year. NPO Winner (1st NPO Creil 24,470 p.) X Mother Doutzen (super breeder) became the tastemaker of the auction. The blue cock was sold for 3,400 EURO. His four companions also performed well, as the auction ended at an average of 2,300 EURO.
Joël Verschoot (BE) - 11 pigeons - 1,809 EURO / pigeon
Joël Verschoot put together a beautiful group of pigeons to auction at PIPA. This consisted of grandchildren of the pigeon that made him famous, namely Armando. He also auctioned a number of children from other top racers. The auction brought in a total of 19,900 EURO and the most expensive pigeon was Armando x Contador 545. A grandson of both Armando and Contador. 3,400 EURO was paid for him.
F&J Vandenheede (BE) - 13 pigeons - 2,654 EURO / pigeon
A very special pairing in the auction of the Vandenheede brothers. Namely the 1st Nat. ace pigeon long distance KBDB 2013 (Miracle Ace) x 1st Nat. ace pigeon long distance KBDB 2020 (Classic Pearl); a link that Belgium cannot be made by anyone else. It's no surprise, then, that the two kids from this pairing were sold as the most expensive. The son of the couple was sold for 7,400 EURO and the daughter for 5,200 EURO. In total, the umpteenth successful auction of F&J Vandenheede ended at EUR 34,500.
Chris Hebberecht (BE) - 6 pigeons - 1,450 EURO / pigeon
One of the biggest stars on Belgian soil of the previous decade is Ike van Chris Hebberecht… In 2010 this topper was crowned 1st Nat. Ace pigeon long distance KBDB with an impressive series of 2x 1st provincial and National highlights. Ike is now responsible for a lot of references obtained by his descendants. In the Ike special, six pigeons were sold allied to Ike. Son Black Ike became the most expensive of these. Ike's grandson was sold for 1,900 EURO.
Alfons Klaas (DE) - 7 pigeons - 979 EURO / pigeon
The topper in Alfons' auction was Birdy Blue. A double grandchild of legend Birdy. You all known. 1,900 EURO was paid for this blue cock. Incidentally, he was accompanied by 6 other pigeons associated with Birdy. In total this auction ended at an amount of 6,850 EURO.
Rutz & Son (DE) - 9 pigeons - 864 EURO / pigeon
Mr. St. Vincent, winner of a 15th and a 57th National St. Vincent. This blue powerhouse was on pole position today in the auction of the combination Rutz & Zonen. The marathon topper was sold as the most expensive in their auction and raised 2,200 EURO. Together with the other eight pigeons, this auction ended at 7,775 EURO in total.
Herman Hendrix (NL) - 7 pigeons - 2,429 EURO / pigeon
Herman's pigeons immediately made a good impression in the first auction on PIPA. This is mainly due to his super hen Anouk. The granddaughter of both Sumerian Fighter and Silke has the potential to make a difference from the Barcelona flight. Last year she already showed that she should be taken into account. Because she won the 15th National in a very tough edition. The eyes are on her in 2021. Her daughter ended today at 4,600 EURO as the most expensive in Herman's auction.
Daan Besseling & Dr. Hans – Peter Brockamp - 17 pigeons - 1,554 EURO / pigeon
Marathon beautys offered by Daan Besseling & Dr. Hans-Peter Brockamp. They sold three children of the 1st Nat. Barcelona winner and top breeders New Witbuik and also children of the 1st Int. Barcelona winners New Laureate and The Special One. The auction reached an average of EUR 1,554 and raised a total of EUR 26,425. The most expensive pigeons became the children of New Laureaat and The Special One. The buyers paid EUR 5,400 and EUR 4,200.
Kas & Karel Meijers (NL) - 15 pigeons - 1,280 EURO / pigeon
Kas & Karel are best known for their Olympic Nicole, the best Dutch Olympiad pigeon speed 2019, which has also produced several winners. Another topper who has reported in the past year is Olympic Anaba, nominated for the Olympiad 2022 and winner of 7x 1st prize with 1st prov. ace pigeon sprint 2019 and 3rd prov. Ace Pigeon Late Tour 2020. The youngster from Olympic Anaba did an excellent job in the auction and finished at 2,000 EURO. A half sister of Olympic Anaba did a little better. The hen with a beautiful small pupil ended at 2,800 EURO. In total, the auction raised 19,200 EURO.